A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Mon, 18 Jul '22
Part of an act
Thu, 6 Jan '22
Last word in an improv show
Tue, 23 Nov '21
Part of an act
Sun, 10 Oct '21
Embarrassing public episode
Fri, 10 Sep '21
"A-a-a-and ___!"
Fri, 4 Jun '21
Spectacle