Category Archives: Bush and the English Language

The Words We Use and Now Don’t Use

Man is the language animal – we alone have words, words that remove us from the immediate now, so we can talk with each other about the past and what we now think really happened, and about the future and … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous End Notes

Monday, January 19, 2009 – George W. Bush’s last full day on the job. The new guy would be president tomorrow. That meant it was a day to look back, and look forward – you have to do something while … Continue reading

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