Watch America's Secret Slang
- 2 Seasons
Host Zach Selwyn walks the streets of America talking to everyday people about what they may know about the origins and meaning of slang in America. He then reveals the true meaning and history of common phrases and words that are unique only to the United States. In every 30 minute show, Selwyn zeros in on specific periods in American history, revealing words of that that era and location that had significance for that particular region. Selwyn discusses terminology of the military from its origins to the present time. This is where terms such as zero-in, flack, crosshairs, targeted and a host of other terms that are used as American slang. Then, there is regional slang such as Southern terminology such as y'all, road kill, down at the holler.