DiscoverA Way with Words - language, linguistics, and callers from all overLike a Boiled Owl (Rebroadcast) - 27 December 2021
Like a Boiled Owl (Rebroadcast) - 27 December 2021

Like a Boiled Owl (Rebroadcast) - 27 December 2021

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What’s it like to hike the Pacific Crest Trail all the way from Mexico to Canada? You’ll end up with sore muscles and blisters, and great stories to tell. Along the way, you’ll also pick up some slang, like NoBoSoBoYo-yo and Hike Naked Day, an annual event that’s pretty much what it sounds like. Plus, which came first, the color orange or the fruit? And if you have a pain in the pinny, what part of your body hurts? Also, a brain-busting puzzle, qualtaaghmedia naranjatougher than a boiled owlzero daynero day, trail names, how to pronounce caramelnot a Scooby Dooa cloud of whale dust, and lots more.


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Like a Boiled Owl (Rebroadcast) - 27 December 2021

Like a Boiled Owl (Rebroadcast) - 27 December 2021

Hosted by Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett. Produced by Stefanie Levine.