Richard C Wilkerson on Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:35:17 +0100 (CET)

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Re: <nettime> Word of the Year 2016 is ...

I still think "post-factual" has a better ring.

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[] On Behalf Of János Sugár
Sent: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 4:42 AM
Subject: <nettime> Word of the Year 2016 is ...

After much discussion, debate, and research, the Oxford Dictionaries 
Word of the Year 2016 is:


an adjective defined as 'relating to or denoting circumstances in 
which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion 
than appeals to emotion and personal belief'.

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