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Reviving old slang a funky opinion




While wasting time on — I mean, while doing some vitally important research on the World Wide Interweb Thingie, I recently came across a list of 11 slang words and phrases someone thinks should be reintroduced to everyday language.

This strikes me as a bad idea on several levels. About 11 of them.

While I am by no means opposed to slang — I sling slang with the best of them — I do think that it has a shelf life and that slang used after its expiration date sounds … oh, what’s the word I’m looking for? Ah, yes. Stupid.

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