"It seemed to be used by people who had no idea they were making up a word," says Friedman, founder of Wordworking.com. "It was like there were no words in the dictionary adequate to describe what was going on."
The article was published yesterday in the Calgary Herald and its sister publications in Ottawa, Montreal, Vancouver, Saskatoon, and Nanaimo. (Do they observe NaNoWriMo in Nanaimo? I certainly hope so.)