A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

RULE

Fri, 11 Nov '22
Are awesome
Mon, 26 Sep '22
"I before E except after C," e.g.
Thu, 7 Jul '22
Straight line
Tue, 5 Jul '22
Something a renegade may break or ignore
Wed, 20 Apr '22
Reign
Wed, 23 Mar '22
Word that may be defiantly rhymed with "schmool"
Sat, 19 Mar '22
Word with gag and ground