Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Dear Lord

Oxford gave us “post-truth”; Merriam-Webster’s is set to be “fascism”; in Australia, the word of 2016 is “democracy sausage”.  The barbecued snag (again, WTF?) bought at a polling booth sausage sizzle on election day, beat out “smashed avo” and “census fail” to define the year, following a mammoth eight-week election campaign.

The word – rather, words – were chosen by the Australian National Dictionary Centre, based at the Australian National University in Canberra.  Amanda Laugesen, the director of the centre said:  

“Arguably, the democracy sausage has been one of the best things to come out of a tumultuous year in politics and political campaigning.” 

TG

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Here's another thought for the brain and argument devoid bint, "you're a retarded fuck-knuckle" if that is your belief...

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