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The Dude Cometh, Over Time

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The Dude Cometh, Over Time

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The Dude Cometh, Over Time

The Dude Cometh, Over Time

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NPR's Liane Hansen speaks to Scott Kiesling, a linguist at the University of Pittsburgh, about the evolution of the word "dude." Kiesling recently published a paper chronicling the word's uses over the years.

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