Monthly Archives: March 2013

Probs

It can mean one of two things, this abbrev. Either that which Jay-Z famously rapped about having 99 of (problems). Or what you say when someone asks if you’ll be out later, and you know there’s a good chance you’ll … Continue reading

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Brill

Arrive at the bar just as happy hour starts? That’s brill. Restaurant forgets to charge you for your main courses? That’s brill. Your boss has two drinks with lunch and decides that everyone can take the rest of the day … Continue reading

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Devo

Devo is the name of a new-wave band formed in the 1970s (whose song “Whip It” has defied the fate of most new-wave music by ageing like a fine wine), means must in Italian, and is now – most importantly … Continue reading

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Nevs

Like pride, nevs comes before a fall. Because all too often, when someone says they’re nevs going to do something again – like sleep with that insensitive ass-hat who doesn’t return their calls, take any more shit from their boss, … Continue reading

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Remembs

The thing no one can ever do the morning after the night before. “Remembs using your credit card to buy a round for the whole bar?” Er… “Remembs when you vommed into your wine glass?” Not… really… “Remembs performing a … Continue reading

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