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Zimmer Down, Boys

On a recent afternoon at Pete’s Tavern, Carl and Ben Zimmer were reminiscing over pints of ale. “It’s been a while since I’ve been here,” Carl said, taking in the scene. 770 more words

New York Times

Lexicon Valley

*guitar riffs* “From Washington DC this is lexicon valley a podcast about language. I’m Bob Garfield with Mike Vuolo, and today episode number….”

I’ve listened to this podcast so many times that I can’t help but hearing the intro in my head when I’m writing about it…

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Literature