Wordplay: Will the word of the year please step up (or tweet)
The winner of the 2012 competition is not really a word or a phrase.
It was a very close call, when the 219 electors started casting their votes. Tweets were filling the air. The issues at hand were the "fiscal cliff," "marriage equality," "the 47 percent (who don't pay taxes )," "legitimate rape" and "binders (full of women )." The main tweet that circulated was that, as the first round of voting was indecisive - none of the...
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