April 21, 2010

Has the “disinterested means the same as uninterested” horse left the barn?


5 Responses to “Ponderable”

  1. AG Says:

    I hope note though I have heard an increasingly annoying abuse of disinterested when someone meant to say uninterested.

  2. veganrampage Says:

    I am uninterested in being disinterested. I lack apathy, but am working on it. More therapy!

  3. Thanks for that link! Looks like the horse was never in the barn in the first place!

  4. bikemonkey Says:

    this is why giving / not giving a shit is the preferred modern phrasing.

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