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What’s in a word?

A recent column on the use of profanity and obscenity drew quite a bit of reaction. I’d written about language […]

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What’s in a name?

I’ve been called a number of things åin my life. Some of the names, at least, have even been respectable. […]

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Got to be carefully taught

A 1949 Broadway musical by Rogers and Hammerstein, “South Pacific,” contains a profound song lyric. The song is “You’ve Got […]