9 April 2010

An addition to the Nuspeak lexicon

The Obama administration has decided that 'rogue state' is too . . . judgemental. The approved new term is 'outlier'. Oooh! Isn't there just a hint of the judgemental in combining 'out' and phonetic 'liar'?

Anyway, let's see how long it takes for the BBC, mouth ever-agape for the latest transatlantic PC ejaculate, to adopt the term.