Today will be spent in front of the t.v. There are bowl games galore, and the Rose parade to watch. I will be faithfully cheering on my beloved Wolverines. They are going to send Coach Carr out on a high note. I will also be keeping an eye on The Illini. It would be great to see them knock off the Trojans.
I think the New Year deserves a special word of the day. The theme is newly coined words.
adultescent (uh-duhl-TES-uhnt) noun
An adult whose activities and interests are typically associated with
[Blend of adult and adolescent. The term was first noticed in 1996 in
a trade publication called Precision Marketing. Marketers love to come
up with new ways to slice their demographics. Another such term is tween.
While I worked in the restaurant business I was forced to take on the traits of the
youth who worked for me in order to relate to them and therefore better manage them.
You might even say I was an adultescent. They all thought I was pretty groovy. That's
still a hip word, right.
Well, I'm Audi, word to your mother.
Cheers and Happy New Year.