According to Paul JJ Payack, of The Global Language Monitor a company that analyzes word trends around the globe the pop stars are already being used as verbs and nouns in popular slang, stemming from their domestic abuse scandal.
For instance, the phrase Im going to Chris Brown you refers to someone beating the crap out of someone else, while pulling a Rihanna means youre someones punching bag.
Payack says its not uncommon for things that happen in the entertainment world to creep into everyday language, especially if the gossip is everywhere.
He says celebrity-related slang usually begins popping up in vocabulary quickly, and Brown and Rihanna arent the first case of this.
After Janet Jacksons infamous 2004 Super Bowl nip slip, the term wardrobe malfunction was instantly popularized, and in the late 90s, the rap musics bling-bling became a slang craze.
However, Payack says using Chris Brown and Rihanna terms so casually could send the wrong message about domestic violence.
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