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A Few Derivative Thoughts About the Word "Unique"

The Dress: 2018 Edition

The Brilliance of Melania Trump's Slogan, "Be Best"

The Singular Problem of "Skies" and "Brains"

Why I Recently Defaced a Sign at a Private East Coast College

Can We Kill the Phrase “Brutally Murdered”?

Actually, Joel Connelly, Labels Are Useful

Words that Need to Die in 2016

Are These Eyebrows On Fleek?

Is There a Better Word for Yuppie?

Worst Name Ever for Best Restaurant

Etymology of the Day: Mall

What Are the Parallels Between Birth Control and PrEP?

What the Hell Does It Mean "to Half-Inch" Something?

Etymology of the Day: Nemesis

Etymology of the Day: Amazon

When Do Typos Matter?

Etymology of the Day: Harridan

"Error is the engine of language change"

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