…put in a good word

Today crusaders, we’re faced with a conundrum. On the one hand, we have what would appear to be an unassailable fact — the importance of words has never been clearer.

…Flabbergast

Shortly before the new year,  Lake Superior State University released their annual list of  “Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Misuse, Overuse and General Uselessness.” An interesting name since the “Queen’s” English hasn’t been widely used in the US for at least a century. But since 2WC loves a good hopeless cause, it would be…

…Obstrigillate the Demise of the English Tongue

As loyal readers know, here at the Crusade we have an aeipathy for the English language. Many are unaware that each year the language of Shakespeare loses hundreds of words. This is just inadmissible.  The Crusade refuses to accept that we are prescited to a world limited to only 7,000 words. As part of our…