http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6676586/ "Kiesling says in the fall edition of American Speech that the word derives its power from something he calls cool solidarity — an effortless kinship that’s not too intimate. Cool solidarity is especially important to young men who are under social pressure to be close with other young men, but not enough to be suspected as gay." Well... at least now we know what it means.... Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! Do we all use the word? Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image!