On Becoming a Verb

by Charles Miller on August 30, 2004

A newsday.com article on the new Sony hard-disk walkman spake thusly:

In 25 years, when I look back at the history of online music distribution and Sony's role in it, I'll Google "ATRAC."

How's that for an implicit assumption? "In 25 years... I'll Google..."

I guess one of the things about becoming a verb is that it ensures you at least some form of immortality.

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