No way! No means yes? No, seriously? No, totally!

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A fabulous article by Kathryn Schultz in the New Yorker on the confusing and sometimes demented patterns of English language change…

“Not long ago, I walked into a friend’s kitchen and found her opening one of those evil, impossible-to-breach plastic blister packages with a can opener. This worked, and struck me as brilliant, but I mention it only to illustrate a characteristic that I admire in our species: given almost any entity, we will find a way to use it for something other than its intended purpose.”

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