Ben Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Mon Apr 22 05:02:06 UTC 2013

On Sun, Apr 21, 2013 at 10:29 PM, Victor Steinbok wrote:
> On 4/21/2013 9:53 PM, Laurence Horn wrote:
>> I thought I was hearing a not particularly elegant but presumably novel coinage
>> during last week's coverage of you know what, but I just found this:
>> http://elibrary.ru/item.asp?id=2674968
> I believe, it's the same link I posted earlier in the week.

Here's a direct link to the original Sports Illustrated item:


I cover "Marabomber" (crediting Victor) and various other words from
Boston's exhausting week in my latest Word Routes column:



Ben Zimmer

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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