John Ciardi Revisited As part of Morning Edition's commemoration of 20 years on the air, listeners hear again from Commentator John Ciardi, whose explanations of words and their origins were a regular feature during the program's earlier days. Today, Ciardi talks about the origin of the word "cereal".

John Ciardi Revisited

John Ciardi Revisited

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As part of Morning Edition's commemoration of 20 years on the air, listeners hear again from Commentator John Ciardi, whose explanations of words and their origins were a regular feature during the program's earlier days. Today, Ciardi talks about the origin of the word "cereal".