trying too hard

Victor Steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Tue May 11 05:49:38 UTC 2010

PZ Myers at Pharyngula posted a claim of a new coinage, complete with
> I was given a proposal for a new word by a fellow named Francois
> Choquette. It's a tough game trying to get a new coinage accepted, and
> I doubt that it'll take off…but it's actually a useful word to replace
> that abomination, "spirituality". So I'll toss Choquette's description
> out there for the readership to judge.
> Scientility
> ...

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