A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

red

Wed, 13 Dec '06
Side in checkers
Thu, 7 Dec '06
Person on the left
Wed, 29 Nov '06
Cabernet, e.g.
Wed, 22 Nov '06
Bloodshot
Wed, 18 Oct '06
Sunburned
Mon, 11 Sep '06
Ketchup-colored