The Glawackus Gets Its Due

Ever wonder what weird word is most closely associated with Connecticut? Well, there’s a map for that!


After talking to linguists and browsing message boards, the folks at Slate decided that the Nutmeg State’s weird word is “Glawackus” and we are ready to take credit for that. This blog has to be the source of at least 75% of the Glawackus references on the web.

Question: Does this win us the favor and benevolence of the blood thirsty beast that prowls the woods of Glastonbury?