There, We Said It: The Oxford English Dictionary’s Word of the Year Is Stupid
The youths have won
Guys: The old fuddy-duddies at the Oxford English Dictionary officially selected the 2015 Word of the Year. And turns out, it isn't a word at all: It's an emoji. Specifically, the "Face with Tears of Joy" emoji, which, as you well know, means that something was so funny, you shed actual tears.
Absquatulate? Flibbertigibbet? Pettifogger? Nothing else?
Oh, well. We'll get off our high [HORSE EMOJI] and accept the changing [WATCH EMOJI].