The 2013 Word of the Year is… The American Dialect Society (I didn’t know there was such a thing either) names its Word of the Year and more—most useful, most creative, most outrageous, most unnecessary. Don’t think you’ll need more proof that language changes. Advertisements Share this:TwitterTumblrGoogleFacebookFlipboardPocket Posted by mikeschultz One response to The 2013 Word of the Year is… mikeschultz – Author January 10, 2014 Almost as soon as I saw this, Electric Literature (@ElectricLit) pointed me to Lake Superior State University’s list of banished words. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.