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Why It’s Fair to Compare the Detention of Migrants to Concentration Camps
The History of Going “Apes–t”
We Are in a Linguistic Emergency When It Comes to Trump
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Why Taking a Compliment Is Actually Trickier Than It Seems
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There’s Nothing Wrong With Server-Speak. In Fact, It’s Polite!