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I don't think that word means what you think it means - The unexamined life
September 16th, 2010
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I don't think that word means what you think it means
I'm also bothered by the Dodge minivan commercial that says that the Dodge Caravan -"literally gave birth to all other minivans"-.

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From:dd_b
Date:September 16th, 2010 07:50 pm (UTC)
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I keep having fantasies of "literally" and "literarily" getting confused in common usage.

I'm not sure why.

And they're ignoring the VW Microbus.
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From:lcohen
Date:September 16th, 2010 07:58 pm (UTC)
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oh god, yes--i saw that commercial last night and had the exact same thought "i don't think that word means what you think it means!"
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