The Inefficiency of Words.

Terms like “robust” and “awesome” get us out of explaining, but they also get us out of thinking.

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Humans tend to use terms liberally to get out of explaining things.

News by its definition is always “breaking,” and who’s “startled” anymore when 289 people are shot in the U.S. each day?

At least Trump has added new terms like “fake news,” something we all suspected, but it’s good to hear it from someone with a flattened beehive.

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.

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