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Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Wed, 15 Jul 2020 15:55:22 -0400

Draft new blog post

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diff --git a/pages/blog/why-i-hate-the-term-modern.md b/pages/blog/why-i-hate-the-term-modern.md @@ -0,0 +1,43 @@ +## Why I Hate The Term "Modern" + +[//]: # "META_TEXT" + +[//]: # "main.min.css" + +[//]: # + +<div class="byline"> +<b>Written By:</b> Jake Bauer | + <b>Posted:</b> [DATE] | + <b>Last Updated:</b> [DATE] +</div> + +According to +[Merriam-Webster](https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/modern), the word +"modern" is defined as: + +``` +1 a : of, relating to, or characteristic of the present or the immediate past : + contemporary + // the modern American family + b : of, relating to, or characteristic of a period extending from a relevant + remote past to the present time + // modern history + +2 : involving recent techniques, methods, or ideas : up-to-date + // modern methods of communication + +3 capitalized : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of the present or + most recent period of development of a language + //Modern English + +4 : of or relating to modernism : modernist + // Modern art has abandoned the representation of recognizable objects. +``` + +What I care about here is the second definition. + +_This is my seventy-second post for the +[#100DaysToOffload](https://social.paritybit.ca/tags/100DaysToOffload) +challenge. You can learn more about this challenge over at +[https://100daystooffload.com](https://100daystooffload.com)._