Nigger: the new black

Political correctness has disgusted me since it was no longer appropriate to use the term black to describe african americans. To use oriental to describe asian (a venal euphemism that is ripe for postmodern double-code deconstruction once people admit that Koreans, Chinese, Vietnamese, Malaysians, Indonesians, Burmese, Mongolians, et. al., don’t consider themselves even remotely kin)….

“Where you at?”

I’ve held my tongue for the longest time about the demise of a simple Strunk & White grammatical rule: do not end sentences with a preposition. I’ve held my tongue because, as a student of the English language, I recognize that language — and its rules — evolve over time. Spelling changes. Syntax changes. New…