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Josh Smith, AKA "Sm1tty Sm1t" is a Gaming/Tech Writer, podcast host, father, husband and heir to the Kardashian fortune. You can follow him on Twitter @Sm1ttySm1t or check out his podcast at PressAtoListen.com

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Freelance writing may be household terminology these days, but what of the etymology of the phrase? The term “freelance” was originated by Sir Walter Scott in his historical novelIvanhoe. It was used to describe a mercenary warrior who had not yet sworn fealty to a king or lord and was, indeed, a “free lance.” One of those English warriors, known simply as Lockseley, would go on to inspire the conception of the titular rogue Robin Hood.

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