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weeb

slang A non-Japanese person who has a very strong, perhaps obsessive, interest in Japanese culture. "Weeb" is a shortened form of "weeaboo," a word that gained popularity on the forum 4chan. Not every manga fan is a weeb, OK?
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Max Prince Nathan Lane Val Mark Linn-Baker Kenny Victor Garber Ira Saul Rubinek Carol Peri Gilpin Milt Dan Castellaneta Harry Richard Portnow Brian Zach Grenier Lucas Mackenzie Astin Cal Weebs Colin Fox Faye Sherry Miller
Max Prince Nathan Lane Val Mark Linn-Baker Kenny Victor Garber Ira Saul Rubinek Carol Peri Gilpin Milt Dan Castellaneta Harry Richard Portnow Brian Zach Grenier Lucas Mackenzie Astin Cecil Ardon Bess Cal Weebs Colin Fox Faye Sherry Miller Walter Winchell Frank Proctor
Even though "The Max Prince Show" is an anchor in NBC's 1954 lineup, ratings are decaying in the all-important heartland market, where NBC head Cal Weebs (Colin Fox) suspects that Max's urbane humor is going over the heads of viewers.