Sunday, June 4, 2017

He does have a way with words............

"America, which is entertaining itself to inanition, has never experienced a scarcity of entertainment."

-George Will, as extracted from this WaPo column

My first reaction was it was a typo and he meant inattention, but this is George Will we are talking about.  His grasp of the language far and away exceeds mine.  Therefore, the Oracle Google was consulted:

Looks like his word usage is correct, again.

via Althouse

1 comment:

  1. I have actually seen that listed as a cause of death on a few DC's (death certificates) over the years...usually someone very old in a nursing home.