Nonapology and apology tour have been added to Oxford Dictionaries.
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Regretoric: the rise of the nonapology apology and the apology tour is adding the nouns apology tour and nonapology. These additions represent two related steps in the…

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Bob Marley lyrics discuss many aspects of Jamaician political life and the Rastafari beliefs.
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Understand Bob Marley lyrics with these 14 words


Despite being one of the most popular musical artists of the 20th century, the actual lyrical content of Bob Marley’s output…