Request: Best Ideas Column
dave at WILTON.NET
Mon Nov 24 19:54:38 UTC 2003
Quoting "Kathleen E. Miller" <millerk at NYTIMES.COM>:
> Hello All,
> The editors at 43rd street are harping Safire to write to theme for the
> next deadline. It is the annual best ideas column outlining the best
> inventions of 2003. So we're looking for words - new and useful - that were
> coined etc. this year to write a little piece "to theme." Any ideas?
> Kathleen E. Miller
> Research Assistant to William Safire
> The New York Times
It's tough to get ones coined in 2003. You generally don't notice new words
until they've been around for a while. "Taikonaut" is a good one, it's been
around since 2000 at least.
On my website, someone suggested "ubritquitous", meaning the quality of seeing
images of Britney Spears everywhere you look.
dave at wilton.net
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