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Defined: “Dropping A Prince” On Social...

Defined: “Dropping A Prince” On Social Media Platforms

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Dropping a Prince \drä-piŋ ˈā ˈprin(t)s\ (gerund): A declarative statement used to critique an individual or entity’s behavior, thinly veiled as a directive for the general audience, though providing no details of the subject of critique.

Examples:

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The wellspring of our new term.

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Though certainly not limited to its namesake.

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Another prescient example.

“Dropping a Prince” can happen anywhere, anytime, across a multitude of social media platforms (though if it happens on G+, no one will care). In practice, the term may present initial symptoms of affirmation – “I’m thankful for my community” – before devolving into recognizable rhetoric – “…aren’t you?

We give this term to you, world, and ask only that you use it wisely. For more information please consult the song below.

[audio http://sprudge.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/drop-a-prince.mp3]

Dropping a Prince


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