Here's a... uh... final note for... uh... today

Aug 8, 2014
Turns out men say "uh" more as they get older, and women say "um" less.
Posted In: language

The Scrabble dictionary is getting an #upgrade

Aug 4, 2014
'Hashtag' is worth 14 points.
Posted In: Scrabble, language, board games, hashtag

High cotton and southern language

Jul 23, 2014
Finding economic history in Southern expressions.
Posted In: South, language

Pardon my (economic) language

Jul 16, 2014
Here's a new economic indicator for you: The frequency of CEO profanity.
Posted In: CEOs, economic indicators, recession, language
Deutsche Bank

An end to vulgar bankers

May 16, 2014
Deutsche Bank warns traders to stop being ‘boastful, indiscreet and vulgar.’
Posted In: Wall Street, Bankers, language

If these dolphins could talk

Apr 9, 2014
Who doesn't want to translate dolphin sounds into human words?
Posted In: dolphins, language