A So-Called Thread

Thread for documenting the media’s overuse of the qualifier ‘so-called’

Lately I have seen/heard:

So-called fracking
So-called killer clowns

Please contribute when you notice any, and of course the more unnecessary the better.

so-called killer clowns is acceptable though, right?

Littlejohn’s a big fan of ‘so-called politicians’ as a phrase, which is very annoying

so-called Hard Brexit

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Ah I forgot one - so-called locker room talk

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Chill out Clare danes

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I like this Gert dude

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So-Called Islamic State obvs

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