"Color Blind" -- What Color Is That?
Over many years, Californian governments have assiduously built up a reputation for...
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Red Wine?
Hi I wonder what should I say if I go to a restaurant and order red wine?? should...
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Political Posting Of The Month
(Broken link alert.) While we have your attention, Mr President... It's not often...
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Yellow Legal Pad
I've read in a few novels recently of British characters in Britain using a "yellow...
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Yellow Beer: Is There A Word For It?
I think you can correctly refer to a dark brown beer in English as "dark." Is there...
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Bush Signs Tech Censorship Bill
Source: AP Bush Signs Bill to Let Parents Strip DVDs Wed Apr 27,11:21 AM ET WASHINGTON...
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Biggin
I've been reading a specialty forum on silver to learn a little bit more about some...
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Two Meanings Of Pedophile & M Jackson...
"Pedophile" means lover of children. And Michael Jackson does love children apart...
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A New Yorker cartoon depicts a secretary sitting at her desk and the caption reads...
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The Book That Ate America's Brain.
Is it really fair to call Strunk and White's The Elements of Style "the book that...
Testicles, Twats And Charlotte Green
Here's how the usual corpseful newsreader Charlotte Green dealt with a funny story...
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Just An Introduction
Hello, Wordsmiths of MWSM! My name is Steve Gelder. I've been reading and occasionally...
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Another Contrastive Focus Reduplication
A "contrastive focus reduplication" is a name which has been given to the doubling...
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Wishniak
Since moving to Philadelphia, I have observed that black cherry soda, at least in...
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Preparing For September 19
Since September 19th is National Talk-like-a-pirate day here in the U.S., I guess...
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Back To The Consequences Of PI Speech...
Just the most recent piece of evidence that saying things that offend the PC police...
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Edgy Hip-Hop Advertising (Re: I'm Feeling...
A year or so ago, someone asked me about rap ... the moment. I told her "I'M FEELING...
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A Character Speaks Before Being Introduced
My writing partner and I have a pretty good relationship but sometimes we clash on...
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Satisficers And Maximisers
The Times, Saturday 21 February 2004.In the good old days, you could go into your...
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OT Mccain Would Like To See A Man On Mars
AFP Presumptive Republican White House nominee John McCain said Thursday he would...
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