Gerry or Gerries : A old person or geriatric. spotted in The New York Times, March 28th, “Geezers, Gerries and Golden Agers” by Geoffrey Numberg.
Red Guard generation: China’s equivalent to the West’s baby-boomers. Those born after 1966 (the Cultural Revolution) but before China’s one child policy (and leading to the rise of the so-called “little emperors”) in 1979. spotted in The Economist, Marcth 27th edition, A Survey of Retirement.
Spim : Instant Messenger Spam.