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Jonathan Swift

Moist slacks

In an antic moment last week, The New Yorker pitched an appeal to readers: What word would you most like to eliminate from the English language? Awesome and epic won some votes because of overuse, phlegm from disgustingness, but moist, which has recently taken on an evil odor, overwhelmed. In its wisdom, however, The New Yorker chose slacks as a word...

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