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CAN I GET SOME NICE HOT COCOA WITH THOSE CUDDLY EUPHEMISMS?

Over at the Do Some Damage blogspot today, Joelle Charbonneau noted that with the rise of self-published e-books, the authors of those books have taken to calling themselves “independently published”. Apparently, “self-published” is too stigmatizing or too…whatever, I don’t know. Anyway, that’s their new alias: “independently published”. This got me to thinking about the euphemism-driven, […]