Posted: Apr 16, 2018 1:33 pm
by TopCat
Cito di Pense wrote:
TopCat wrote:
ETA: Damn. For a moment there I imagined I might have just invented the term 'Robotocene'. But sadly it's been a Twitter hashtag for a couple of years.


If you hunt up its etymology, -cene signifies 'recent', and doesn't deliver unless you're talking about the past. Trust Twitter hashtags to immerse you in nonsense.

It'll be in the past soon enough, so such a distinction is worthless. But thank you for the education in etymology.