Slang a la the NYT

David Daniel david at COARSECOURSES.COM
Sun Oct 5 19:43:38 UTC 2014

On 10/5/2014 12:49 PM, David Daniel wrote:
> I liked her NYT article on slang, then went on to check out the blog and
> almost immediately, like in line 4, was horrified to see: "...if I lay
> on the living room floor..." WTF? World-renowned lexicographer and
> writer uses lay for lie? So I decided that whatever else she had to say
> probably tainted and I lost interest and stopped reading. Sigh.

>Me too. I was like "Whoa, dude, ...."

>-- Doug Wilson


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