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War on Words

This is an interesting article published by the CATO Institute which investigates the use of doublespeak in the public sector. It analyzes the use of such phrases and words as “homeland security”, “terrorists”, and “freedom”.

[quote]LIFTICVSMAXIMVS wrote:

This is an interesting article published by the CATO Institute which investigates the use of doublespeak in the public sector. It analyzes the use of such phrases and words as “homeland security”, “terrorists”, and “freedom”.[/quote]

You’re wrong. It was boring, but I agreed with what I little I read of it.

[quote]pat36 wrote:
You’re wrong. It was boring, but I agreed with what I little I read of it.[/quote]

As long as “boring” is doublespeak for informative.