Verb: The practice of adding as many hashtags to a tweet as possible. Possibly more.
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Noun: pseudo news; Fact x Importance / SEO
Journochlophobia – fear of crowd-sourcing Handolio introduced me to ‘enochlophobia’ in this rather fine post about Larmer Tree on Living.
Noun: A regrettable mistake, blunder or slander, instantly and widely communicated via the medium of Twitter. Usage: Cisco just offered me a job! Now I have to weigh the utility of a fatty paycheck against the daily commute to San Jose and hating the work.
Noun: When performed by a sub editor, the act of shattering a writer’s fragile ego by presuming to change A. Word. Ever. (See Coren G. v Owen, Amanda and Ben – 2008) Usage: I can’t stand it, I know you planned it I’m gonna set it straight, this Watergate I can’t stand rocking when I’m [...]
Noun: A news item so perfect that subsequent editors can find no fault and no room for improvement therein. Usage: That’s newswang!