Yellow Journalism (Word For The Week)

Yellow Journalism (Word For The Week)

Yellow journalism or the yellow press is a type of journalism that does not report much real news with facts. Instead, it is the use of shocking headlines that catch people's attention to sell more newspapers.
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Self-Destructive Behavior (Word For The Week)

Self-Destructive Behavior (Word For The Week)

This has gone beyond engaging in self-destructive behavior. You are now in the territory of shooting yourself in the foot and sticking the bloody foot in your mouth. You are burning bridges and taking others as collateral damages in the process.
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Loss Aversion (Word For The Week)

Loss Aversion (Word For The Week)

What distinguishes loss aversion from risk aversion is that the utility of a monetary payoff depends on what was previously experienced or was expected to happen. Loss aversion is most times a product of getting your fingers burnt from previous experiences. Or knowing someone who has.
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Morosoph (Word For The Week)

Morosoph (Word For The Week)

A morosoph is more interested in gathering data, facts, and information. They want the numbers, but not the story behind the numbers. It is why technocrats tend to make decisions that lack empathy.
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To-Don’t List (Word For The Week)

To-Don’t List (Word For The Week)

The "To-Don't List" is exactly what you think it is. It is a list of everything you will not be doing. An exact opposite of the "To-Do List". This list can be inspired by a decision to change your habit, a desire for something better, or plain laziness and procrastination.
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Social Construct (Word For The Week)

Social Construct (Word For The Week)

A social construct is the meaning, notion, or connotation placed on an object or event by a society, and adopted by the inhabitants of that society with respect to how they view or deal with the object or event.
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Nuevo Poor (Word For The Week)

Nuevo Poor (Word For The Week)

Nuevo poor is a financial situation where someone is poor without technically being poor. It is when someone can afford most things, but they know their bank account though in the greens, is just one payment away from being in the reds.
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Affluenza (Word For The Week)

Affluenza (Word For The Week)

Affluenza is the inability of an individual to understand the consequences of their actions because of their social status and/or financial privilege.
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Piss On The Grave (Word For The Week)

Piss On The Grave (Word For The Week)

Maybe I expected too much of a self-serving, heartless, and out of touch government. This piss on the grave must not be allowed to continue. The government of Lagos should not give Lagosians one more reason to hate them.
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Wimpathy (Word For The Week)

Wimpathy (Word For The Week)

Wimpathy is a useless sympathy given by a wimp, for suffering or failure caused by his inability or refusal to step up to the occasion. It can also be where sympathy that offers no value or change is being offered, rather than actions or tough love.
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