A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

BOO

Tue, 17 Aug '21
"That's not fair!"
Sun, 1 Aug '21
"That stinks!"
Sun, 18 Jul '21
Word mistakenly heard at a Springsteen concert
Tue, 6 Apr '21
Scare word
Fri, 1 Jan '21
Appropriately named ghost in Nintendo games