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The History Of Cool, Part One
"But what is cool in 2013, and why are we still using this term for what scholar Peter Stearns pegged as 'a twentieth-century emotional style'? ... You'd be unlikely to use other decades-old slang - groovy or rad or fly - to endorse any current cultural object, at least with a straight face, but somehow cool remains evergreen. Slate 09/30/13
Posted October 9, 2013 12:52 AM




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