"The problem with defending the purity of the English language is that English is about as pure as a cribhouse whore. We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary." James D. Nicoll
29 December 2013
Another Day, Another Form-letter II
Some days, I feel like the baboon at the zoo lobbing my carefully hoarded turds at the screaming children.