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


Ah I forgot one - so-called locker room talk


Chill out Clare danes


I like this Gert dude


So-Called Islamic State obvs