You might not know that we’re gamers. Properly speaking, it’s Austin who usually wields the joystick or the keyboard more often, but it’s always a 50-50 split for brain control.
One new game of late is the New York Times’ Spelling Bee. As Crossword and wordplay enthusiasts, we picked it up as a fun way to wait for tomorrow’s puzzle to be released. Now we can’t stop playing it — and with it, we’ve started keeping a list of our most fun ‘wrong’ answers formed from the letters in play. Look for these to hit the OED… in 2058.
We’ll keep you informed when we create a great new one, but here’s our best so far:
/ɡlam/pɑː/ – informal. Very stylish grandfather.