learning our evolving language

Recently I connected students with Pennsylvania state senator, bully-fighter and poet Daylin Leach, who coined the term “shitgibbon” to describe our dear demented POTUS.  Cory Doctorow was kind enough to note our study of the term here:

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Read my original post here:

sh*tgibbon: a timely study in etymology and usage [Dr. Preston’s English Language & Composition 2016-2017]