A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

FACT

Mon, 13 Jun '22
Fiction's opposite
Sun, 5 Jun '22
"Octopuses can use tools," e.g.
Wed, 2 Feb '22
Basis of a trivia question
Thu, 26 Aug '21
Datum
Thu, 7 Jan '21
Bit of trivia