March 24, 2010

Made-up Word of the Day: "Retrofool"

retrofool n. (plural retrofools):

A person so behind in the times that the lag between the lifespan of a given cultural trend and that person's comprehension of said trend would last at least a year.

Documented cases:
"Guys, the cake is a lie! This was a triumph. The cake is a lie!"
  • "Random Updates" (comments), The Accidental Lamb of God (Multiply domain)

"I really like that Up dharma Down album. :) They're launching their second this October... so you can get it in 2010, he he. ;)"
(Context: I just discovered Fragmented. This was in 2008.)

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