So Now

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Sat May 22 14:09:41 UTC 2010

Used seemingly for the same purpose as "so" by virtually every TV
newscaster I hear (but, like Jon Lighter, I don't listen to Fox) is
the useless, uninformative, and time-wasting beginning of sentence
"now".  Now, has anyone written about that phenomenon?


At 5/22/2010 01:59 AM, Paul Frank wrote:

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