The state of the English language is always a great conversation to have – is Twitter wrecking it? What about that Oxford comma? To neologize or not to neologize? (Though I caution that in some circles it’s best to pour gas on this fire before the wine starts to flow . . . things can get pretty heated).
Here’s an interesting read on the low-brow origins and imprints of English. It’s good prep work for your next nerdy dinner party.