Don’t Poison with Jargon Monoxide

Don’t Poison with Jargon Monoxide

Some jargon might be unavoidable in our discourse, but let’s take a buzzsaw to buzzwords. Catching up on the some year-end lists, I noticed that AdAge compiled what they called the terrors of 2020 – the many ways we torture the language “to turn perfectly respectable...
Did Ikea Kill the Catalogue?

Did Ikea Kill the Catalogue?

It’s one of the most widely-distributed publications in the world. At its peak, it printed 200 million copies in 32 languages, and hit 50 markets. You’ve likely flipped through its pages, and may well have one in your home right now. What is it? The Guinness World...