Thursday, May 13, 2010

Quash that squash

I JUST FOUND a headline that says Elena Kagan's friends squash rumors. Actually, squash doesn't work here. It's quash (to put down or suppress forcibly and completely: quash a rebellion).

Besides, why would a squash do any rumormongering?

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1 comment:

  1. Sounds like a good item to submit for the back page of the Columbia Journalism Review!