You don't often get to hear a political candidate described as ''louche'' these days. Especially when the word is used as a selling point.
When I see the word 'feckless' I get this song stuck in my head.
More than anything else, users are clicking on the Search button without entering a term, which brings up results for the definition of “search.”
Invariably, I do that same thing while reading the NYTimes.com site and I end up having to close multiple pop-ups because it doesn't understand that I don't want to look up an entire paragraph in the dictionary.
It's amusing to see which of the MeFi community can simultaneously argue for prescriptivism on the basis of "clarity," yet argue for sesquipedalian usage.
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