Generic names can take on a linguistic life of their own, becoming powerful forms of social commentary.
A Bit of Fry and Laurie discusses linguistic elasticity....
"Trump doesn't ask us to read. He forces us to hear" his insane thoughts, which reveal a manipulative narcissist trying to fool us.
A study of Reddit political posts shows that Trump supporters are a bunch of cuss mouths.
Break out the brain sanitizer!
Some progressive metal to get your Sunday night going.
Frank Luntz wants everyone to believe the 2012 epic failure of the Republican Party and the current low opinion of Republicans in Congress is all about their language. If only they had used different language, he argues, they wouldn't be regarded as
The Chicago Teachers Union is currently on the front lines of a fight to defend public education. On one side the 30,000 members of the CTU have called for a contract that includes fair compensation, meaningful job security for qualified
One of the biggest problems Democrats face in the messaging wars that Republicans have been waging for more than 30 years, is the fact that we are always playing defense. Republicans ascribe a label to us and we quickly scramble to explain how that
FIRST LET'S TALK ABOUT MORALITY. I think Democrats need much better positive messaging, expressing and repeating liberal moral values — not just policies — uniformly across the party. That is not happening. One of the reasons that it
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