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On Acronyms

Rafael S. W. delivers the first in a series of monthly insights into the bewildering, fascinating and maddening evolution of language.

As Sentimental as Death and TV

After a funeral, all Briohny Doyle wants to do is rewatch the final episode from Six Feet Under.

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