Andrey (azangru) wrote,

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I had not blogged for 3 years. Many plausible excuses, but the big reason is that it is easier to dash a tweet or a short incidental social media post than to structure a complex argument, which uses mental resources that I need full time at work.

It’s interesting how the word "blog" ("to blog") has narrowed its meaning in English to somewhat lengthy and well-thought-out pieces of writing, quite different from the etymological meaning of "web log". That’s something that doesn’t seem to have happened for the Russian borrowing. Yet.

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    O M G 🤦

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    I have no idea who that Naomi Wolf lady is, but that tweet, the one mentioned as unavailable: was removed for violating the Twitter rules. Out…

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