Stuff I hate
Things I can live without:
Tags: English language Society Stupidity
- SUV (The word or acronym)
I grew up in a place where 4-wheel drives are a way of life. Everyone understood what you were talking about when you said, "I drive a 4-wheel drive or "4 by 4" for short. Truck and Jeep are fine words too. Since when is owning a 4x4 or a
- The word "Homophobia" or "Homophobic"
A "phobia" by defination is an unreasonable fear. "Homo" denotes "the same". Homophobia is an unnatural fear of things that are the same. Besides, why is it that not liking or not approving of homosexuality automatically mea
- The word "chat"
I know that it's probably the oldest word there is for instant messaging, but it sounds distinctly fruity. Like something that Buffy and Bunny do over iced Lattes.