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While environmental, nuclear, political, and/or economic doom is on more people’s minds than ever, some folks have always been ready for the worst. For a certain type of person, the doomsday clock is always a nanosecond from midnight. Consider the prepper. The Boy Scouts say, ‘Be prepared.’ The preppers say, ‘Be prepared for imminent doom […]more
Does admiring your latte art serve as a welcome distraction from the trilemma of deciding whether to tidy, wash, or ignore the floordrobe cluttering up your bedroom? If that sentence leaves you baffled, don’t worry, it’s not TEOTWAWKI: we’ve simply embiggened the dictionary again – eep! If you fancy a break from the latest Twitter storm, […]more
Which words are our lexicographers looking carefully at right now? Well, all and any of them, of course – but there are some interesting words which are hovering on the peripheries of dictionary inclusion that we wanted to draw your attention to. Words aren’t included in Oxford Dictionaries until enough evidence of their sustained use […]more