Garbage language empowers speakers by giving listeners no leeway to contest ad hoc expressions that nonetheless carry the authority of convention.
Behold the evolution of late-stage capitalism where people merge with products and usher in a chilling era of categorical materialism.
Despite the pride involved, the expedient of indexing oneself with a three-digit prefix comes with a trade-off: dehumanization.
Might the magic dust sprinkled by advertisers start to wear off in isolation?
Real Is Rare. Real Is a Diamond. So says the Diamond Producers Association (DPA). But how rare is a diamond? And how real is its significance?
Who doesn’t enjoy an ice-cold Coke every now and then? Occasional consumption, however, is hardly the outcome desired by big business.