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  • GLAAD is so upset they've found a reason to use the word "hackeneyed"; we're told via email the group is "reaching out to the


  • I certainly wouldn't put it in the same class as the sort of philistine anti-intellectualism we find all too often in genre, the populism that celebrates the most hackeneyed and formulaic while decrying any hint of ambition as pretension.

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  • This is not just a hackeneyed whinge: social cognition research shows that where interlocutors knowingly take positions that undermine their own self interest, audiences consider them more trustworthy.

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  • Everything is so effing convenient and hackeneyed and hasty and amateurish.



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