ComPost: words


Posted at 05:30 PM ET, 03/03/2014

Pope Francis drops an ‘f-bomb’

It’s all about the consonants.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:30 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  oops, pope francis, words

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 10/28/2013

12 words you should stop using right now

Your life will improve, epically!

By Alexandra Petri  |  01:37 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  language, words

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Congress decrees an end to 'lunatics'

You can take the 'lunatics' out of the law, but can you take the lunacy out of the law?

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Tags:  Congress, words

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Merriam-Webster's top words of 2012 reveal that no one actually knows what socialism is

What you don't know won't hurt you.

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Tags:  socialism, words

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 03/24/2011

Stop it, Oxford English Dictionary. OMG? LOL? Heart? No!

You’re not fourteen.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:50 PM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kids these days, words, the Internet, argh, apocalypse