Date: Thu, 14 Dec 1995 11:47:43 +0100 From: debaron[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UIUC.EDU Subject: Re: NEW WORDS, Please! David: My nominations are "cool" (also spelled kul) and "hey." I haven't decided yet which is my leading candidate, and which is Ms./Mr. congeniality, and probably won't till I write up my own annual WOTY piece next week. I can say that one shining light early in the year has clearly dropped out of the running, "Windows95." See you in Chicago. Dennis -- Dennis Baron debaron[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Department of English office: 217-333-2392 University of Illinois fax: 217-333-4321 608 South Wright Street home: 217-384-1683 Urbana, Illinois 61801