A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

ido

Sun, 17 Dec '06
Words said with a raised hand
Wed, 29 Nov '06
Punch line to "What's the longest sentence in the English language?"
Sun, 19 Nov '06
Nuptial agreement
Wed, 25 Oct '06
Union agreement?
Wed, 27 Sep '06
Swear words?
Wed, 23 Aug '06
Swear words?
Fri, 18 Aug '06
Inaugural oath starter