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Is There a Word for This? (Part ∞)

Is there a word for the "argument" people use that someone has no right to criticize because s/he is unable to perform the action/make the object in question? [more inside]
posted by xenization on May 29, 2014 - 8 answers

Is this a word?

Svenskafilter: is there a Swedish word for the ends of food, e.g. the end of a roast, or the heel of a loaf of bread? Possibly starting with an "s". Might be some kind of regional word in northern Wisconsin. Not sure on spelling; might sound something like "skurla". Takk!
posted by curious nu on Jun 7, 2012 - 11 answers

Too much service

WhatsTheWord filter: a service offering more than you want causes you not to want the service at all? [more inside]
posted by devnull on Sep 9, 2010 - 10 answers

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