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Geoff Nunberg, one of my favorite NPR contributors, has revealed his word of the year:

OCCUPY

While I am at this point burned out by the daily repetition of the word, I can see why he chose it. What single word has…ahem…occupied…our collective news conscience in 2011 other than “occupy”?

Click the entry title above to hear his segment on today’s Fresh Air.

12/07/11 at 6:12pm
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    Called it! “Occupy” has been everywhere in the news the past few months, gaining a new association practically...
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