Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Things People Smell

You can read about India and watch movies set in India and buy coffee table books with pictures of India and even gather together all of your friends, shoehorn them into a room way too small to house them all … Continue reading

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A Break from the General Theme of this Blog

I just came across this article from Slate.com about the two iconic girls in the famous Little Rock Central High School photo from our history books. It reminded me of an article I once wrote for a now defunct website. … Continue reading

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The Things People Say

I’ve been spending my me-time studying metalinguistic discourse and the limits of grammatical analysis in establishing meaning. It has made me a bit more aware of the comments made on our walks in the neighbourhood. For instance, I was walking … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Mall

A while back, This American Life produced a story at a mall where they went to various shops to witness the state of the economy on the ground. One character was the manager at the Chick-Fil-A who used a moderately … Continue reading

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