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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: AllGold
Date: December 14, 2015 06:06PM
Prepending "I mean," to everything you say.

It's not really new but it seems to be catching on a lot more than it should. I even caught myself saying it once. nono smiley

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Steve G.
"It is what it is."

philosophy for morons

It communicates nothing; it's a waste of words.



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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: N-OS X-tasy!
Date: December 14, 2015 06:13PM
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N-OS X-tasy!
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Steve G.
"It is what it is."

philosophy for morons

It is what it is.

This!

ftw smiley



It is what it is.
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: DP
Date: December 14, 2015 06:19PM
Like.

"I was like, duh, like, ya know?"





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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: deckeda
Date: December 14, 2015 06:52PM
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Dazed & Confused
... is in a holding pattern...

I had a philosophy professor in college who helped open our eyes (see what I just there ... ?) regarding using terminology out of original context. "Holding patterns" was a favorite example.
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: deckeda
Date: December 14, 2015 06:55PM
The Facebook favorite, to describe how you feel, a reaction etc. used with a picture:

"When you ..."
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: DP
Date: December 14, 2015 07:12PM






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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: Article Accelerator
Date: December 14, 2015 07:12PM
How about radio traffic reporters saying that vehicles are "in collision" rather than "have collided"?

Dang, that's some up-to-the-millisecond reporting!
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: N-OS X-tasy!
Date: December 14, 2015 07:49PM
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DP
Like.

"I was like, duh, like, ya know?"

Dude, that's been a Most Horrible Phrase since, like, 1982. smiley-laughing001



It is what it is.



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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: blooz
Date: December 14, 2015 09:00PM
Artisanal. Everything is artisanal these days.
All i got to say is "Art is anal."



And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.
—Friedrich Nietzsche
Western Massachusetts
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: Black
Date: December 14, 2015 10:29PM
Because grammar.




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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: $tevie
Date: December 14, 2015 11:41PM
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clay
bespoke

Yes! What was wrong with "custom" or "custom made"?



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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: freeradical
Date: December 15, 2015 01:33AM
The Cloud

Mission Statements
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: Bimwad
Date: December 15, 2015 03:05AM
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tronnei
"Your" when you mean "you're." I see this far too often.

And any word with a mistaken apostrophe to denote a plural.

I have a little fantasy where I receive a dollar for every time either of these occurs.
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: deckeda
Date: December 15, 2015 05:29AM
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Bimwad
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tronnei
"Your" when you mean "you're." I see this far too often.

And any word with a mistaken apostrophe to denote a plural.

I have a little fantasy where I receive a dollar for every time either of these occurs.

In my dream, I get paid whenever someone says or writes they are "anxious" when the context clearly indicates they are "eager."
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: smacks
Date: December 15, 2015 06:28AM
"Throw shade"

Uuuuggh.
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: Paul F.
Date: December 15, 2015 03:22PM
"I know, right?"



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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: goodmanx
Date: December 16, 2015 07:37AM
showrunner

"our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims' families" spoken for the umteenth by those unwilling to enact reasonable gun control laws.
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Re: post your most horrible words or phrases of 2015
Posted by: Yoyodyne ArtWorks
Date: December 16, 2015 09:32AM
"authentic" or "authentic self"
"bloody" (another British affectation that's very popular)
"Do me a solid..."



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