Dictionaries Are Tracking Trumpian Word Usage To Update The English Language

How much power does an American president have? Enough, apparently, to issue executive orders deemed unsound by ethicists. And enough to alter the language we use, as evidenced by dictionary updates centered on heads of state past and present. The Guardian reported Monday that lexicographers are tracking the use of Donald Trumprelated pejoratives, including Trumpertantrum,…

Madonna creates $7.5 m for Malawi and criticises Trump at Miami show

Singer says predicament of Native Americans constructs her ashamed to be an American at benefit performance and auction Madonna has repeatedly criticised Donald Trump and said she is ashamed to be an American, in a performance and auction in Miami that created more than $7.5 m( 5.9 m) for her Malawi foundation. Images of the…

‘ Move fast and break things ‘: Trump’s Obamacare failure and the backlash ahead

Republicans suffered a devastating defeat on Obamacare. But the pulling of the American Health Care Act could be a blessing in disguise for Trump The James S Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House was crammed as usual but there was an extra frisson of suspense. As the press secretary, Sean Spicer, walked to…

Caitlin Moran:’ Were I not a novelist, I’d have the peachy, zingy buttocks of Gigi Hadid’

The author on writing for money, painful posture and having novelists block simply the once As with all novelists, I read a great deal about the craft of writing. Not because I want to learn from other writers its simply because its the most virtuous and inarguable route of procrastinating. I CANT POSSIBLY WRITE A…

There’s a search for a fifth meat- and 19 other things podcasts taught us in 2016

Whether its asking what happens when you watch Sex and the City 2 more than 50 days or which Oscar has won an Oscar, theres no question a podcast somewhere hasnt answered 1 Richard Ayoade use a ThunderCats duvet cover until he was in his late 20 s Where we learned it The Adam Buxton…