Lake Superior State University's 39th annual list of banished words:

— Selfie

— Twerk/twerking

— Hashtag

— Twittersphere

— Mr. Mom

— T-Bone

— On steroids

— -ageddon

— -pocalypse

— Intellectually/morally bankrupt

— Obamacare

— Adversity (as a sports reference)

— Fan base

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