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ELC #1: Young Urban Speech

Finally, a date has been set for Engerom Linguistic Circle’s first meet-up!

The theme for the evening is Young Urban Speech, and as an introduction to the topic, we have invited two student speakers to share their BA projects with us, Nicklas Kelly Austad and Estelle le Duc. 261 more words

Estelle Le Duc

Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon

I know that Otto Preminger is probably best remembered as a film director; that’s not how I think of him, though. When I hear his name the first thing that comes to my mind is when he played Mr. 797 more words


News of the Week, August 21 to August 27

The tone of the news is set by the editor, or Publisher and Proprietor as several Oregon City newspapers titled the man in charge. In 1856 William L. 1,977 more words

News Of The Day

The Glory of Sonic Spectrum.

Sonic Spectrum is my favorite radio show. The show airs on Kansas City-based radio station 96.5 The Buzz. Sonic Spectrum is a freeform radio show that focuses on new and classic indie rock. 222 more words


True Tragedy is Banal

Here’s a crime blurb from WGCL that’s just a few paragraphs but that has an entire novel’s worth of tragedy and human frailty condensed into it. 816 more words

Atlanta Crime


Robert Moore & Douglas Gillette 

“Baby ducks soon after they are hatched attach themselves to whomever or whatever is walking by at the time. This is called “imprinting”. 126 more words


The Way of the Gormless Man

Macquarie dictionary the other day announced their new word and phrase additions to the Australian lexicon. Favourite for 2015 was the much mocked ‘captain’s call’. My personal favourite was ‘lumberseuxal’ (see above photo) which is a person who puts a lot of effort to look all macho but has no intrinsic macho characteristics. 954 more words