Why "jeepers creepers" should be more profane than any word you (still) can't say on television, why it isn't, and why that matters.
10 Oct 2016
J.P. Mallory's work serves as a trustworthy, eminently scholarly but accessible guide past tricky diversions and evasive directions in history.
31 Mar 2013
Language as we know it, is human. The Dalek's limited vocabulary suggests that they were once exposed to human language or were once human. The Dalek's world is limited by its primary purposes to kill enemies and achieve world domination.
26 Sep 2012
Music writers and IT guys have a lot in common – at least when it comes to their cultivated, insular jargon.
02 Oct 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.
09 Jan 2011
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.”
20 Sep 2010
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