LSSU’s banished words and phrases from 2018

Each year since 1976 Lake Superior State University posts its list of “banished words.” Usually, we’ve all heard (or used!) the overused words and phrases — this year…

Happy New Year and LSSU banished words for 2018

Happy New Year 2018 to all those following or reading MyDesultoryBlog … thank you. A regular inclusion each year has been the Lake Superior State University Annual List…

What photo is most vivid in your mind for 2016?

The last several years MyDesultoryBlog has highlighted “banished words” from the list Lake Superior State University (LSSU) , who puts together a list at the beginning of a new year…

Banished words, phrases and slang from 2015

…day.” — Alexsis Outwater, Bronson, Mich. POLAR VORTEX LSSU got a head start on this one last spring, when it burned a snowman named Mr. Polar Vortex during its 44th…

The 40th annual LSSU list of banished words

on the LSSU Banished Words Facebook page Below is the LSSU list of 12 word or phrases so you can eliminate them from your vocabulary for 2015: — CRA-CRA That’s…

LSSU’s list of Banished Words and Phrases for 2013

The LSSU List of Banished Words and Phrases for 2013 comes as no surprise to me as the top two should definitely be retired … after my New Year’s Resolution…

LSSU 2013 List of Banished Words

…of Banished Words: KICK THE CAN DOWN THE ROAD DOUBLE DOWN JOB CREATORS/CREATION PASSION/PASSIONATE YOLO – You Only Live Once SPOILER ALERT BUCKET LIST TRENDING SUPERFOOD BONELESS WINGS GURU http://www.lssu.edu/banished/current.php…

Winding down 2012 with the List of Banished words – LSSU

Lake Superior State University published their list of words to banish in 2012 and I will do my best to not to use these words next year ……

Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.
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