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Apparently, Dimwit Twerp has annoyed the lexicographers at Merriam-Webster enough for them to engage in a traditional form of retaliation also favored by linguists, journalists, and satirists: issuing corrections. :D  Sic 'im!

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Date: 2017-04-05 09:30 pm (UTC)
technoshaman: Tux (Default)
From: [personal profile] technoshaman
I've had a hate on for Noah Webster personally for some years for butchering English, an arbitrary, atrocious,(*) and exceedingly dishonourable thing to do... but if his corporate legacy is gonna get their jollies by twitting the Trumpooty? GAME ON! :D

One drop of water

Date: 2017-04-05 10:37 pm (UTC)
dialecticdreamer: My work (Default)
From: [personal profile] dialecticdreamer
One drop of water in the desert. It disturbs me how FEW "legitimate news" outlets, whether print or video, have bothered to address the issue of "alternative facts."

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Date: 2017-04-06 12:12 am (UTC)
siliconshaman: black cat against the moon (Default)
From: [personal profile] siliconshaman
Says something, when one's legacy in the the history books has an Awful lot of red ink all over it...

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Date: 2017-04-06 05:17 am (UTC)
earthspirits: (Vincent - smile)
From: [personal profile] earthspirits
*heh!* And he's so very, very easy to troll too.

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Date: 2017-04-06 05:26 am (UTC)
mirrorofsmoke: The words "We are Groot" and a picture of Baby Groot on an icon with a swirly galaxy background. (Default)
From: [personal profile] mirrorofsmoke
*Howl of laughter* *Boots their Twitter to go follow MerriamWebster

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Date: 2017-04-06 10:58 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cmcmck
I taught English for some years, so don't tempt me!

Seeks for red pen..........

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Date: 2017-04-06 09:39 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] conuly
[sic] semper tyrannis?

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