Tag: WORDS

The “F” in England

Searching the web last night for current British comedy I came at last upon someone who was very funny...for the first forty-five seconds...when the "f" words began to fly. Just a word, you say? Is it really "just a word" which can be accepted as readily as any other word, and "everyone uses it anyway?" … Continue reading The “F” in England

FAUX: THE NEW REAL

In my higgorance and naivety I've fallen for the fancy synonym for "fake" too many times, and in this case, once is too many times... All kinds of things are advertised as being "faux" these days, the word being paraded as though "faux" were something chic, valuable and amazingly desirable. And of course many things … Continue reading FAUX: THE NEW REAL