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The New Yorker: Will Storr- How Millennials Became The Selfie Generation

Source: The New Democrat Just on a personal I note: I’m really glad I went to and graduated high school in the early and mid 1990s and not today with the personality I have then and now. Going to high … Continue reading

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The Economist: Lane Green- Why Do We Swear?

Source: The New Democrat Warning: this piece could offend a lot of people who are very religious and have a PG-13 mentality. Before I explain why I believe we (meaning Americans, as if there is anyone else ) swear, first … Continue reading

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Erik Schneider on Facebook: The New Yorker: Mary Norris- The Comma Queen- “Massive is the New “Awesome”: When Real Words Lose Their Real Meaning

Source: This piece was originally posted at Erik Schneider on Facebook: The New Yorker: Mary Norris- The Comma Queen- “Massive is the New “Awesome”: When Real Words Lose Their Real Meaning From my Facebook page. Just a quick note and … Continue reading

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The New Yorker: Mary Norris- Comma Queen: “Awesome” Is the New “Massive”: How Real Words Lose Their Real Meaning

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: The New Yorker: Mary Norris- Comma Queen: “Awesome” Is the New “Massive”: How Real Words Lose Their Real Meaning Just a quick note and a bit of a warning. Valley … Continue reading

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Cletus Hunnicutt: 1972 Year in Review

  Source:The New Democrat 1972 was a great year, well for my family anyway, because it was the year that my brother Alex, who won’t go nameless, was born. And what a year to be born in and even on … Continue reading

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