Common cliches aren’t all created equal

March 9, 2013

Self-appointed members of the Word Police take joy in promoting bans of what they consider the most annoying cliches.

I don’t understand the urge to wipe out use of the offending words, even though I admit some of them are irritating. Most of us have moments when we rely on cliches, so we should remember that before casting stones. Sorry.


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