A So-Called Thread

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#1

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.


#2

so-called killer clowns is acceptable though, right?

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


#3

so-called Hard Brexit


#4

Ah I forgot one - so-called locker room talk


#5

Chill out Clare danes


#6

I like this Gert dude


#7

So-Called Islamic State obvs