Rants along the same vein as Defaults

via this Mastodon thread

"Words to Avoid (or Use with Care) Because They Are Loaded or Confusing" including such evergreen hits as "assets", "content", "cloud computing", and "consume".

Be a user, not a consumer: how capitalism has changed our language

See also: politics-english-language, semantic-drain


politics-english-language Orwell, George. 1946. “Politics and the English Language”. Horizon. [link] ↩︎ 1

semantic-drain Schwindt, Oriana. 2019. “Semantic Drain and the Meaninglessness of Modern Work”. Schwindterwonderland. [link] ↩︎ 1