Lincessant Linguists: Linordinate Lin Puns Still Lintertaining
While Jeremy Lin was given a well-deserved rest for much of last night, there was no rest for eager sports writers and fans looking to unlock Linternet Limmortality by formulating the next great Lin pun.
Updated: Feb 16, 2012 3:59 PM
Everyone Has Been Pronouncing Van Wyck Wrong, Maybe
Debate rages about the proper pronunciation of the dreaded Van Wyck Expressway: Is it Van WICK (as in "stick") or, as some Dutch linguistic purists insist, Van WIKE (as in "like")?
Updated: May 26, 2011 12:06 PM
The New Yawk Accent: A Thing of the Past?
To linguists our city is part of what’s known as the
Updated: Feb 6, 2010 6:19 PM
Is The Lower East Side's Accent Disappearing?
from Randolph Pfaff's flickr New research contends that it's not just
Updated: Jan 21, 2010 4:39 PM
New York City Accents Changing with the Times
Besides killing Mom ‘n’ Pop stores and displacing low-income residents, the rapid
Updated: Mar 7, 2008 6:42 AM
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