Hangman, Spare That Word: The English Purge Their Language

I saw a list of these endangered words on LIS News, but <a href="http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1847038,00.html">the article accompanying it is interesting</a>: public figures are actually trying to promote these words to see if "throwing a pebble in the pond of language really can generate ripples."