Annals of euphemism

Sometimes the New York Times stylebook makes life hard for its writers, and interesting for those of its readers who like cloze tests. According to Michael Barbaro, "A Mood of Gloom Afflicts the Romney Campaign", NYT 9/18/2012: A palpably gloomy and openly frustrated mood has begun to creep into Mr. Romney’s campaign for president. Well … Continue reading Annals of euphemism