TRUMPESE: a new vocabulary for an old con.
August 3, 2017
Updating the Terminology for the Newest "Grea...
"Opinionese" A solution for the root of...
August 2, 2017
trumple (verb) to crumple the facts and trample the truth.
trumpish (adj) combination of childish & churlish
trumpus (noun) to create an uproar or outburst as a diversion
Obviously we were not prepared for the many new concepts introduced in the 2016 US Presidential Election (and in its wake.)
Here are a few definitions of altered reality and public statements, opinions, and official positions that may help clear up the confusion:
The fussing, the fighting, the talk show shouting –
it can all be blamed on our dictionaries.
The word, “opinion,” simply has way too many meanings.
Consider just these two definitions from my stodgy old Webster:
1) “a view, judgment, or appraisal formed in...
Where opinions have proper names.