Off topic: Take 2 of movie scenes, on ‘hopefully’ and another word, Fenway West, Nashville revival

Movie Mimic re-creates stills from movie scenes around the world. (via How “hopefully” was deemed to be unacceptable in the first place. (via Languagehat) Speaking of words, the winner of a New Yorker contest on which one should be eliminated from the English language. A scaled-down replica of Boston’s Fenway Park — in Oregon. (video, via Time) And in Nashville, a “new crop of cool.”


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  • Gary

    Apple down sharply at $256? What year was that? Last I checked it was $558.91/sh.