And it doesn’t matter whether or not you knew the definition of foments to begin with. You’ve never used the word in your life you probably never will again and in five minutes you won’t even remember this, but it irritated you for 5 minutes, and they keep doing it, and they don’t realize that they’re building a new habit for you, and that habit is hating the New York Times for asking you for a dollar to subscribe to them because it’s not worth it. It’s not working go away. Stop. Please.