Politicians: What Are They Really Saying?

March 23rd, 2012, bySean Nixon

Hmm, so just what are the candidates saying? Credit:Ondrejk Wikimedia commons

There’s a coded language between friends, inside jokes between co-workers and a lexicon or lingo that goes with every industry. The realm of politics is no different.

Politicians and candidates alike have long used a series of words and phrases that have meant the difference between winning the next primary and election cycle or being thrown in hot water. So just what are the politicians truly saying?

Well, you’re in luck. The good folks at Yahoo took the time to investigate just what candidates truly mean when they’re in an interview or speaking to potential voters.

Just think of it as the Rosetta Stone of political jargon. Take a look at these findings from the Yahoo team online. You’ll be glad you did.

Last modified: March 26, 2012 at 2:24 pm