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9. Because it came out of academic writing actually
Sun May 31, 2015, 04:45 PM
May 2015

it is not corporate. Optics has been a theme of analysis for a long time.

It did not come out of the press, they adopted it. It did not come out of think tanks, they are late adoptees

It is not smarmy. It is just not descriptive, at least imho.

But anger over that word is, imho, a waste of time. Tweety, for example, like he does every four years, will extensively use it. It is these days lazy how often it is used.

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