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Physicists Discover Never-Before Seen Particle Sitting On a Tabletop: math.columbia.edu/~woit/wordpr

Peter Woit's headline for this _Not Even Wrong_ post repeats the breathless hype from the churnalism on a new condensed-matter-physics preprint, which promises applications to dark matter and quantum computing and turns out to be much much less. From the comments, it seems that the condensed matter physicists have been guilty of misapplying the tag "Higgs field" for a long time.

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