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What's happening?

 and What's happ?
Sl. Hello, what's new? Hey, dude! What's happening? What's happ? How's it goin'?

happening

1. mod. fashionable; trendy; positive. (Collegiate.) Wow, that’s happening!
2. n. an event. The concert was a real happening.

What’s happ(ening)?

interrog. Hello, what’s new? Hey, dude! What’s happening?
References in periodicals archive ?
While watching TV, listening Radio and reading a newspaper we feel as present there where from media shows and tells what is happening to us.
The new Happening Now feature is being compared to Twitter's other feature that's called Moments.
Newly released figures from the Department of Stressful Happenings (DoSH) reveal a worrying increase in the number of undesirable things that have been allowed to happen, which rose by 140 per cent in the first six months of this year compared with the same period in 2012.
In the TDK's winter 1965 special issue, the urge to define and theorize the Happening seems largely a response to the fear of co-optation or expropriation: a fate linked, in the words of Ken Dewey--himself a "happener," in early-'60s New York underground lingo--to the "shallow response" of the mass media.
was happening. This started to happen in my interview meeting too.
She will do anything to stop this from happening, including pretending to be a boy, trying to fool fate.
Is there anything that/can do to help keep something like this from happening?
"If they're happening, they're so underground that no one's heard about them yet."
Your written communication with the airline will help the airline to determine what caused your problem, and may help the airline to prevent the same problems from happening to others.
An example of this kind of piping of information directly down to the ground can be shown by what happened right after Katrina as we were trying to get our hands on what was happening in New Orleans with the flood.
All eyes will be watching Wolfsburg to see just what happens in mid-April when Piech and other members of the board decide Pischetsrieder's fate, but the real excitement may be happening behind the curtain.
I've never heard of anything like this happening before and I've lived here for 18 years.
Really be in your body, looking out of your own eyes, as if this experience or interaction is happening again right now, all around you.
What is happening is that the message that is sent to the world is that the influence of Castro and Chavez over Latin American countries is a negative one.
While we may not have 20 per cent unemployment as during the Great Depression, what is happening now is a great shame on those regulatory agencies that were supposed to make sure the public was protected from corporate abuses.