WOTY candidate (or at least a new item to me)--"chancer"

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Sun Nov 10 23:57:01 UTC 2013

--denoting a survivor of Typhoon Haiyan who goes to a local airport on the chance that they'll get a flight out, without a reservation.  This was reported on ABC's network new tonight; I don't know if it will catch on.  Presumably "Haiyan" will up for serious consideration for NOTY.


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