In the Negative

Update: 2017-07-25
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John McWhorter on the history and evolution of no and not.

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From Pidgins to Creoles

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In the Negative

00:30:312017-07-25

Mining Graffiti for Slang

00:28:392017-05-30

That's Not a Word, Is It?

00:27:362017-05-16

The Euphemism Treadmill

00:25:292017-04-18

Black Like Us

00:34:022016-11-29

Whither Didst Thou Go?

00:33:022016-11-01

Word Sex

00:35:202016-08-23

Are Emoji a Language?

00:38:062016-07-26

Rules Are Made to Be Spoken

00:29:582016-06-29

Your Brain on Profanity

00:32:382016-05-31

Defecation Presentation

00:27:522016-04-04

They Had a Good Year

00:36:102016-01-27

Snoozefest

00:28:412015-11-30

Seven Centuries of F--ks

00:32:172015-10-05

LinguaFile XIII | Bozo

00:24:202015-06-29

The Pollyanna Hypothesis

00:47:032015-06-17

LinguaFile XII | Kibitz

00:37:142015-06-011

LinguaFile XI | Seersucker

00:33:202015-05-04

LinguaFile X | Pumpernickel

00:35:502015-04-06

And Infinitum

00:37:072015-03-23

LinguaFile IX | Carnival

00:27:102015-03-09

Sex Workers

00:33:262015-02-23

LinguaFile VIII | Quiz

00:24:402015-02-09

LinguaFile VII | Cockamamie

00:32:202015-01-12

Exposure to Vape Culture

00:49:182014-12-29

LinguaFile VI | Grog

00:25:222014-12-15

Number Theory

00:27:422014-11-03

LinguaFile IV | Snark

00:41:352014-10-20

Man on the Street

00:38:502014-10-06

LinguaFile III | Orange

00:28:372014-09-22

Demonstratively Speaking

00:30:352014-09-08

LinguaFile II | Lagniappe

00:23:492014-08-25

Special Announcement

00:01:292013-06-01

Special Announcement

00:02:002013-02-13

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