A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

usa

Mon, 20 Nov '06
Land north of Mex.
Sun, 19 Nov '06
Red, white and blue letters
Tue, 5 Sep '06
Stars-and-stripes land
Mon, 28 Aug '06
Made in the ___