Poor Cara Koscinski. Not only did her son's graduation cake not arrive as ordered, she and her entire family were forced to acknowledge the existence of, uh, the other kind of "cum" in one another's presence.
It's not a new phenomenon.
PSA: Don't do this.
Mass demonstrations and thousands-strong marches are often seen as mere shows of potential. So how do we decide when the real thing has arrived?
Far from being a symptom of linguistic indifference or moral decay, dropping or reducing sounds displays an underlying logic similar to the data-compression schemes that are used to create MP3s and JPEGs.
Doctors once believed that hysteria was caused by the uterus just wandering around and wreaking havoc in the body. Okay, sure...
A new study proves that half of people are correct. The other is also correct.
Five-month-olds listened to the infant vowels for 40% longer than the adult vowels, showing a clear preference for vowels that closely matched the sounds they produce themselves.
It's not totally fair to count laughs and compare two vastly different shows to each other using those numbers... or is it?
Imagining a Marvel Cinematic Universe in which the superheroes (or villains) had moms that yelled at them in Spanish
It could be a certain phrase, their way of walking, or whether or not they're wearing a raincoat.
When he promised to put America first in his inaugural speech, Donald Trump drew on a slogan with a long and sinister history – a sign of what was to follow in his presidency.
It's common practice on Twitch to shout out viewers who donate while you stream. Unfortunately for these two dudes — "Super Smash Bros" streamers EE and DC — it's also pretty common for Twitch usernames to be some sort of foul pun.
Seek out one of these translations, and while you're reading take a little time to think over just how much sweat and inspiration went into the amazing language you're reading.
Every two weeks a language dies. Wikitongues wants to save them.
Diversity of language brings an immeasurable cultural richness to the world, but the number of regular speakers of less-common languages is in steep decline.
A French music teacher spent more than three decades creating Solresol. After he died in 1862, it was largely forgotten.
Or, why hangover is one word.
Between Cheryl Blossom's daymares, Jughead's angsty soliloquies and all the talk of serpents, blood, chaos and turmoil, the characters of Riverdale exist in a heightened theatrical realm not unlike the tumultuous worlds of Shakespearean theater.
Dwight's list: Schrute, Mose, ha, farm, beet, hay, sheriff and sensei.
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