ADS words of the year in today's NYT

Martin, Katherine katherine.martin at OUP.COM
Thu Sep 7 13:04:08 UTC 2006

Today's NYT has a feature by Ben Schott entitled Five Years of
which tracks various statistics, trends, and Zeitgeist indicators from
the 5 years since 9/11. Among pieces of trivia such as George Bush's
annual weight and blood pressure and Pulitzer-prize winning novels are
the ADS words of the year. Right above "New York Times use of 'irony'
and 'ironic'".

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