Spending Time in Line This time of year, we all seem to spend more time waiting, in traffic, on hold, in line and online. Join us to discuss this holiday tradition.

Guests:

Joan Houston Hall
*Chief editor of the Dictionary of American Regional Usage

Richard Larson
*Professor of Civil Engineering at MIT
*Studied the psychology of queuing
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Spending Time in Line

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Spending Time in Line

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This time of year, we all seem to spend more time waiting, in traffic, on hold, in line and online. Join us to discuss this holiday tradition.

Guests:

Joan Houston Hall
*Chief editor of the Dictionary of American Regional Usage

Richard Larson
*Professor of Civil Engineering at MIT
*Studied the psychology of queuing