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Writers Sound Off on Most-Hated Journalistic Clichés

by Miranda Trimmier 

Tags: Media, National Conference of Editorial Writers, cliches, journalism, St. Louis Post-Dispatch,

The National Conference of Editorial Writers recently released a list of their most-hated journalistic clichés, the mushy euphemisms and trendy phrases that they think ought to be banned. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch excerpted the survey, along with some of the editorialists’ biting commentary:

 (Thanks, Get Religion.)