Monday, January 29, 2007

A "Loose" Definition of the Media Maggot

me·di·a [mee-dee-uh]
1. a pl. of medium.
2. (usually used with a plural verb) the means of communication, as radio and television, newspapers, and magazines, that reach or influence people widely: The media are covering the speech tonight.

mag·got (māg'ət)
1. The legless, soft-bodied, wormlike larva of any of various flies of the order Diptera, often found in decaying matter.
2. (lang) A despicable person.
3. An extravagant notion; a whim.

media. (n.d.). Unabridged (v 1.1). Retrieved January 29, 2007, from website:

maggot. (n.d.). The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. Retrieved January 29, 2007, from website:

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