A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

pasta

Fri, 1 Dec '06
Kind of salad
Tue, 24 Oct '06
Fusilli or rotini
Wed, 20 Sep '06
Carbo-loader's option
Tue, 12 Sep '06
Farfalle or fusilli