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Wayward Words with Meanings That Went Astray

Cheater wearing cheaters? After Reymerswaele/ Wikimedia Commons

People sometimes tell you you’re misusing a word and cite the Latin origin as proof. Don’t fall for the etymological fallacy. 59 more words

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Scraping the barrel - The Devil Inside

Another horror film in the mock-documentary style, 2012’s The Devil Inside was a substantial hit on its release, but a spectacularly misjudged online marketing campaign and the creative bankruptcy and cynicism of the project has seen it almost instantly forgotten. 895 more words

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