Did Bob Dylan Pioneer the Phrase “Can’t Even” Back in 1966?
So You Just Got Eighty-Sixed From a Bar. Why That Number?
Woody Guthrie’s Folk Etymology. It’s a Hootenanny!
A Drone, a Bell, and a Suffix. It’s a Real Humdinger!
Yogi Berra Turned Linguistic Vice Into Virtue With His Cockeyed Tautologies
An Ambitious Enterprise, Quixotic and Unavailing
Assessing Jeb Bush’s Bilingualism
A Non-French Speaker Won the French Language Scrabble Championship. How Is That Possible?
Don't Be a Clown! Guess This Word With Vaudevillian Roots.
Did Bill Simmons Get Fired for “Testicular Fortitude”?
How Stuart Scott Made Booyah His Own
Can John Leguizamo Put a Pretty Face on Fugly?
Don’t Print Stupid S%#t: Should Newspapers Censor The “Obama Doctrine”?
How the Letter “K” Landed a Turkish Columnist in Jail
Sorry, That’s Not an Emoticon in a 1648 Poem :(
How Sid Caesar Learned Double-Talk
An Olympic Snowboarder Said “Huck It,’ and the BBC Freaked Out
A Reporter Said “Screw the Pooch” on Face the Nation. Where Does That Phrase Come From?
Nancy Pelosi Told House Democrats to “Embrace the Suck.’ Where Did That Phrase Come From?