Date: Thu, 21 Dec 1995 21:59:52 -0700 From: Rudy Troike Subject: Algeo/Barnhart WOTYs A couple of comments. The one word that seems to have hit me in the face most (besides the Web) is "abdominal muscles". It may have been lurking around body-building salons for awhile, but it seems to have escaped into public use only this year, providing a nice one-syllable match for "buns", the other part of the anatomy that gets the most attention in the exercise industry. David's entry of as "aside" is related to, but slightly different from the most common referent I've seen for it in the past two years, namely a boxed (often with different-shaded background) commentary expanding on a point mentioned in an article in a journal. Usually the is set to the right or left side of the page, though occasionally it may be placed across the bottom. The place I've encountered the term most often is PC Magazine. Incidentally, is mentioned, but has been recognized in previous years' competition? This is the source form, and more widely used. My vote is for , though I suspect most would support . Rudy