Mark Peters

Mark Peters writes about euphemisms for Visual Thesaurus, comedy for McSweeney's, and comic books for Bark. He is the author of the forthcoming book Bullshit: A Lexicon from Three Rivers Press.

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15 Old Words for the Duplicitous That We Should Bring Back
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14 Secret Words for Conspiracies
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12 Old Words for the Huge, Mammoth, and Gargantuan
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9 Old Words for Ignorance
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12 Words For The Insufferably Vain
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10 Words for Fanciful, Obscure, Batty, Nonexistent Creatures
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10 Sailor-Related Terms That Were Lost at Sea
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10 Old Words for Curses and Cursing
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17 Slangy Terms for Pickpockets to Put in Your Wallet
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15 Hairy, Obscure Words Related to Beards and Mustaches
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12 Old, Cheap Words for the Stingy
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9 Old-Fashioned Words for the Fickle
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12 Arm-Twisting Words for Bullies
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11 Rare Old Words for the Heinous and Villainous
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14 Old Words for Stinky Stuff That We Should Bring Back
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10 Naïve Words for the Gullible
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15 Pudding Cups of British Pudding Terms and Idioms
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11 Old Words for the Single- or Narrow-Minded
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11 Craven Words for Cowards
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9 (Mostly) Polite Words for the Uncouth
Comics
12 Patriotic Superheroes Other Than Captain America
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10 Devious, Dated Words for Deceptions
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14 Old-Fashioned Words for Writers
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A Higgledy-Piggledy Look at 12 Rare Reduplicative Words
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15 Delicious Old Words for Gluttons
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11 Words for Fictional Substances
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9 Everyday Words You Didn’t Know Could Mean BS
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16 Little Words and Phrases for Describing Small Amounts
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11 of the FBI’s Most Amusing Bank Robber Nicknames
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14 Underused Words Coined by James Joyce
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7 Lesser-Known Members of the Batman Family
5 Bonkers 'Archie Comics' Crossovers
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15 Ways to Avoid Saying 'Death'
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Don’t Be a Ninnyhammer: 11 Old-Fashioned Words for Idiots
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8 Regrettable (But Still Kind Of Awesome) Superheroes
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10 Awful Words and the People They're Named For
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10 of the Nicest and Nastiest Superman Analogues
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8 Regrettable (But Still Kind Of Awesome) Superheroes
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10 of the Nicest and Nastiest Superman Analogues
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