Friday, September 14, 2007
SAN DIEGO (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) Like it or not, war, Paris
Hilton, and Homer Simpson, have made a lasting impact
on your vocabulary this year.
War, Paris Hilton, And Homer Simpson Inspire Top Television
Buzzwords of 2007
The Global Language Monitor a California-based company
that analyzes the latest trends in word usage around the world
has just announced its list of the Top Television
Buzzwords of the year, and the word Surge, referring
to the military and political strategy involved with the Iraq
war, takes top honors as one of the most impacting, popular words
of the year.
Other top telewords that made the cut include...
Paris Hiltons legally trademarked, annoying
catchphrase, Thats Hot.
Homer Simpsons favorite expression,
Doh! which is raking in the dough at the box
office, as The Simpsons Movie continues to add to
its whopping $485 million gross.
Cliffhanger, which was redefined after The
Sopranos anticlimactic series finale, where there was really
no cliff to hang from.
YaTTA! which is Heroes star Masi
Okas frequent exclamation in the hit sci-fi show.
And finally, The McEmmys, referring to the
Greys Anatomy crew including Dr. McDreamy
[Patrick Dempsey] and cast who have a plethora of
nominations for the 59th Annual Emmy Awards this Sunday
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