Our Dying Media-Based Cliches

Steve Rubel has posted an interesting series of images illustrating ten common phrases that are fading from use.

Steve Rubel has posted an interesting series of images illustrating ten common phrases that are fading from use. Sayings such as “he sounds like a broken record”, and “she’s a walking encyclopedia” may have once been common cliches, but as the technology that they’re based on disappears from our life the phrases are left standing as a strange, antiquated cultural remnant.

See the rest of them here.

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