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am 1.9.2002 3:16 Uhr schrieb Peter Montgomery unter
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> The events of Sept. 11 scarred the skyline and jarred the
> language. From the first moments, the disaster required new
> terms to describe new facts and feelings. In the last year,
> a whole glossary has arisen to describe just about every
> aspect of the terrorist attacks. There's an ABC just for
> the international aspect (Al Qaeda, American Taliban, Axis
> of Evil . . .).



Also the innocuous term "sleeper" got a whole new connotation.

Although Rosenberg's article in the Times is highly interesting, it ought to
be labelled "O.T.". ;-)


Gunnar