Words are Stupid, Words are Fun

Verbatim: From the Bawdy to the Sublime, the Best Writing on Language…
Erin McKean, ed.

In having their day, nerds have also demonstrated the mutability of language.

In my formative years, fueled by use of the word as a put-down on the top sitcom ‘Happy Days’, nerds were hopelessly clueless types, excellent students often obsessed with interests no other human being could Continue reading