Date: Tue, 10 Jan 1995 07:58:28 -0600 From: Natalie Maynor Subject: Words of the Year I think we need to keep emphasizing that the Words of the Year are not usually new words and possibly remove the word "newly" from "newly prominent." I remember last year having to respond to lots of ridicule of ADS as being "way behind the times." It's starting again this year. Somebody forwarded Allan's press-release posting to Words-L this morning, where it has already gotten one response: > Date: Tue, 10 Jan 1995 07:03:45 CST > Sender: English Language Discussion Group > From: Tushar Samant > Subject: Re: Let the word go out > To: Multiple recipients of list WORDS-L > > All those words are for *94*? > > Where the hell have they been? >