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Horrible Words

is the title of Rebecca Gowers’s new book, subtitled “A Guide to the Misuse of English”. It is coming out this Thursday, but for those of you who can’t wait, read all about it in… 14 more words


Summer of Bereavement

My summer diversions came crashing to a halt last week with the start of school, which means that I am back to work now.  Throughout this past summer I have spent one day a week at the BYU Family History center.   603 more words


Mark my words

If you think that computing breeds geeks, try ‘ham’ radio.

As a licensed ham (callsign M1BWR), I confess to sitting on beaches blurting “CQ DX” into the mike. 720 more words