“Where did we get this myopic assumption that in order to participate in the “iPad universe” newsrooms must author their own native applications? There’s already a phenomenal, censorship-free way to reach this new potential iPad audience: It’s called a website. (You know, that place where news venues already have millions upon millions of readers, most of whom they seem not to know what to do with.)”—Stuntbox – There’s a Website for That (via adactio)
A word I’ve enjoyed introducing to Americans and am now introducing to you, fellow tumblers. Definition, cribbed from Wiktionary:
(informal, of food) Causing one to want to have more
Lynne Murphy seems to think (as of 2007) it’s gained some currency in the US, but I have yet to encounter someone who doesn’t react with confused amusement. I’d also like to echo one of the comments in insisting any Americans that pick this up do not remove the e.
I wholeheartedly agree (especially as this is the title of my tumblr).