The word awesome was taken off life support today and declared legally dead. The demise of the incomparable word that once caused users to quake when appropriately employing its meaning was announced at a press conference hosted by Thesaurus.net and Dictionary.org.
"Awesome Will Be Laid To Rest,"
Word Ways: Vol. 42
, Article 26.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol42/iss2/26