Remember when you were young, and you were certain you'd become a famous pop star, footballer, rocket surgeon or whatever? Well, I'm 32 now and that feeling has remained with me. Until a couple of weeks ago. My holiday to DragonCon taught me that I needed to sit back, enjoy

Throughout history I feel like we've treated the Dictionary as a repository of "accepted" vocabulary, and viewed many new additions with derision. Many feel protective over the English language and see change as decay. In the same way that TV was definitely better when we were kids, the original Star