Sunday, October 2 2011
Music writers and IT guys have a lot in common – at least when it comes to their cultivated, insular jargon.
Sunday, January 9 2011
Robots! Bikinis! Language definitely influences society and culture; here is a glimpse into certain English terms that have made their mark on the world.
Monday, September 20 2010
Even at 45, Rich must defend her reputation. As she filters it through what would have been her acquired Hindi: “I have not been bringing men up to my room. I have not been throwing condoms onto people’s roofs.”
Wednesday, October 7 2009
Tuesday, September 25 2007
Because "the act of reading is not natural" in the sense of "genetically organized," the brain must "rearrange itself" to do so, a process Wolf explains on a neuronal level.
Thursday, May 24 2007
Musings on the Ethics of Contemporary Journalism