Geoff Nunberg Geoff Nunberg is the linguist contributor on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
Candidates for Word of the Year
Docudrama's Fine Line Between Truth and Fiction
The Evolution of 'Lifestyle'
Choosing Your Terms: The Language of Katrina
Selling Policy with Catchy Language
Understanding the Brits' 'Stiff Upper Lip'
Promoting the Memorization of Poetry
The 'Etymythologies' of Words
Red vs. Blue Politics: A Linguist's Perspective
Pro and Con in a Social Debate
Linguist: Euphemistically Speaking