Newspaper report on WOTY

James A. Landau JJJRLandau at AOL.COM
Sat Jan 17 19:48:29 UTC 2004

Philadelphia Inquirer, January 15, 2004, page E2 column 1

Main headline "What's the god word?  It's 'metrosexual'
Subhead over the main headline "A Boston society picks the top term for

by Alfred Lubrano.  No wire service indicators.
Article begins

    "_Metrosexual_ is the Word of the Year 2003, as chosen by the American
Dialect Society.  The word refers to a fashion-conscious heterosexual male.
       "The good and worthy word-pickers at the Boston society---which has
been choosing a word of the year since the late 19th century---thought that the
noun most signified 2003.
       [rest of article not copied]"

More information about the Ads-l mailing list