The newest look to plague cities around the United States and beyond is the Paul Bunyan mixed with Christain Bale appearance. The look, termed “lumbersexual” makes we want to blow chunks in the excessively long and over-maintained beards that these folks espouse.
However, The Oxford English Dictionary is taking the term seriously. So seriously in fact, that it has named ‘Lumbersexual’ as a finalist in its competition for ‘Word of the Year.’
Other finalist include refugee, they (referring to people with an unspecified sex), and the ‘smile with tears’ emoticon. That’s right, an emoji is a finalist.
Not only is the ‘pictograph’ a finalist but it just won the war for the OED’s ‘Word of the Year.’
Indeed, the world is coming to an end…
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