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Remember the kerfuffle about the end of the decade? Hopefully 2020, regardless of which decade you think itÂ’s in, will see the end of this memeIn an election year itÂ’s always nice to have something irrelevant to argue about, which is why I donÂ’t intend to re-litigate the case between the decade originalists and the living-decade crowd. But if the decade isnÂ’t pragmatically over how could the American Dialect Society  (ADS)  have already selected their “word of the decade,” hmmm? The personal singular pronoun “they” has been crowned the “word of the decade” by the American Dialect SocietyÂ…singular “they” was…

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