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Co-hosts Martha Barnette and Grant Barrett talk with callers who have questions and stories about linguistics, old sayings, word histories, etymology, regional dialects, slang, new words, word play, word games, grammar, family expressions, books, literature, writing, and more. Your language questions: https://waywordradio.org/contact or words@waywordradio.org. Call toll-free *any* time in the U.S. and Canada at 1 (877) 929-9673. From elsewhere in the world: +1 619 800 4443. All past shows ar ...
 
Subject, Object, Verb is the sonic counterpart to ArtReview magazine, one of the world’s leading publications on contemporary art. The show explores the connections between artist, art and life – or, in the show’s own lexicon: subject, object and verb. Musician, artist and writer Ross Simonini engages with artists and thinkers of all varieties, including but not limited to painters, fashion designers, filmmakers, novelists, sculptors, poets, composers, sound artists, curators, and philosophe ...
 
Welcome to Word of The Gay, a weekly podcast dissecting common words in the queer lexicon. Hosts Brendy and Leni will tackle a new word every week, taking a deep dive into its origin, contemporary usage, how it’s used in pop culture and how its perceived by different members of our community.
 
Mythology extends past the Greek and Roman pantheon, and European fairy tales are only one section in the worldwide folklore lexicon. Every other Monday, join your host Gree, long time folk tale fan and short time global studies scholar, as we delve into stories from traditionally overlooked cultures from all over the planet. If you’re interested in hearing about myths and fables and legends from civilizations that have honed storytelling over thousands of years, “Colored Folklore” is the po ...
 
We have been taught that there are certain topics you don't broach in "mixed company"-- but we don't like or follow this rule. By sharing news, our stories and the stories of others, we hope to give people a better sense of understanding multiracial identities and to create a new cultural lexicon to work with in talking about race with people of all races. Join the conversation by emailing inmixedcopodcast (at) gmail.com.
 
This podcast is for Chiropractors, Chiropractic assistants, and Chiropractic advocates! This will be primarily interview format where I interview Chiropractors all over the world diving into topics such as what inspired them to be a Chiropractor, their successes and struggles, business lessons, self-care/self-love, current research, political matters, Chiropractic philosophy, lexicon, and much, much more. This is the Chiro Inspired podcast, where Chiropractors come to learn, to be empowered, ...
 
The Harry Potter Lexicon website has been in existence for almost two decades. Over that time, J.K Rowling thrilled us with her magical creation — in novels, interviews, on her websites, on Twitter, and more. And here at the Lexicon, a small group of dedicated fans have worked very hard over all those years to catalogue all the magical details she revealed. The Lexicon website has always been seen as the gold standard for careful research and faithfulness to Rowling’s created world, all beca ...
 
All my life when someone said "I'll beat you like a redheaded stepchild" I would always joke about "Hey, I am that redheaded stepchild." Don't get the joke wrong I wasn't beaten as a kid. Yes, I didn't have the best childhood. I decided since I am a redhead, and I am a stepchild. I'll just own it! Welcome to The Redheaded Stepchild Podcast, this show is a weekly interview style type podcast! We get to know some of the people behind the stars of their profession. Sit back, relax, and hear som ...
 
Hi-Desert Sound Sessions hopes you will enjoy the mixes that are posted on this page. I will be posting new music for you to discover weekly by local and world wide artist. Please stay tuned and keep your ears open. If you like what you hear and are looking for a dj to perform at one of your events please contact us by email info@plasticgroove.com. With over 20 years of DJ’ing experience, Dennis Simms has held residencies at famous clubs like Metropolis (Irvine, CA) C2K at The Venetian (Las ...
 
All The Best is for new Australian storytelling. Hear from a Melbourne-based cannibal, how the Australian Wallabies used theatre workshops to improve their game, anxiety attacks in a Tantric sex class, and what the shopping centre Santa Claus is really thinking, all on All The Best. We're a weekly radio show and podcast produced at FBi Radio in Sydney in association with SYN and Triple R in Melbourne, and broadcast nationally via the Community Radio Network. We’ve been telling stories in a v ...
 
Join Chef Tyler Florence as he dives into his Test Kitchen, where he and his team challenge what we already know in the culinary world. Each episode will feature fellow chefs, artisanal food producers, or other culinary experts as Tyler chats about current trends and answers caller questions. Tune in to learn what's going on this week in the Test Kitchen.
 
Some of Brisbane's finest DJ's and record collectors come together once a month to share their wares with each other, and everyone else. https://www.facebook.com/waxonbrisbane Rumpus Room 56 Russell Street West End QLD 4101 FREE Entry No dress code Access: Corner of Russell and Boundary Streets, West End 199 Bus stop across the street (every 5 mins) 15 Minutes walk from South Brisbane Station Plenty of free on street parking in the area Facebook: https://facebook.com/waxonbrisbane Mixcloud: ...
 
Chyyy: Origin: A Colloquialism: The lexicon of black grannies and gay best friends with all the good advice and hot tea, respectively. Meaning: An indelible part in the cannon of linguistics for Black folk, particularly in the speech of many women and gay men. Generally said before a good read on a subject or situation is given as you share a story. Examples: "I saw Ronnie at the bar with Annalise, so I walked over to him and I said chyyy what is you doing, you know if Gertie find out you ov ...
 
I'm an artist from the UK who loves talking about art, life and really anything! Curiosity and conversation is my goal if i have one. Yelling at concrete is a weekly podcast for coffee and conversation, taking a look at the life and interests of the guests who chat with me as well as taking an introverted look at topics I'm interested in! You can catch the show three times a month on a Friday and follow it through the year as i bring you a range of guests and topics the key word is conversat ...
 
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A single word—take "self," for example—reveals the thorny nature of literary translation. Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on Lexicon Valley each week, and no ads. Sign up now to listen and support our show. Twitter: @lexiconvalley Facebook: facebook.com/LexiconValley Email: lexiconvalley@slate.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit mega…
 
LexiCon #289 – A Buff Tom Hiddleston A father shows his daughter and son his favorite wrestling match, the Ironman world title match between Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania XII . . . What’s your favorite WrestleMania? Let us know on Twitter. . Remember, stay home when you can, wash your hands, socially distance, and MASK-UP! . Help rec…
 
This week i sit down with Nerdcore prodigy Lex The Lexicon Artist. Lex is a rapper and artist with hugely interesting background and I'll be honest I'm a big fan of her work so I got chance to fan out a little. We sit down to talk the music industry and how it's evolving including artist rights, the risks artists take and how its necessary to keep …
 
This week i sit down to discuss the realities of how I've coped during the pandemic and in some ways hoping to give others some advice with it. I'm resourceful of keeping myself occupied and i found that most of it relies on systems and structure to keep me consistent. But at times it does feel like i'm simply waiting to walk myself. Itunes https:/…
 
Stories of two hobbies that, if not extreme in nature, are being pushed to extreme lengths by passionate individuals. Kinder Surprise by Sepehr Jamshidi Fard Hooman’s house is what you’d get if a clown car swerved into a museum - fun, wacky, educational, and with the implied rule that you must not touch the T-Rex fossil. The two-metre tall glass di…
 
This episode we’re off to the islands of Hawai’i to find out what happens when a pig tries to wrestle a volcano. And trust me, whatever you think might happen, most certainly does NOT. And for our fact, we’re exploring two people that defied an entire ruling class to bring an ancient concept of love directly to the people of their kingdom. That’s r…
 
Books were rare treasures in the Middle Ages, painstakingly copied out by hand. So how to protect them from theft? Scribes sometimes added a curse to the first page of those books that was supposed to keep thieves away -- and some were as vicious as they were creative! Also: if you spot a typo in a published book, should you contact the publisher? …
 
This week, we’re saying goodbye to our superstar host of the past two years Maddy, but we’re also saying Hello to our new host Helenna. To mark this huge moment we’re bringing you stories about endings and new beginnings, from refugees starting life post detention to a poem about the last strands of a one-sided romance and the a love of leaving pla…
 
We take our voices for granted, but it's truly miraculous that we communicate complex thoughts simply by moving our mouths while exhaling. A fascinating new book reveals the science, history, and linguistics involved in human speech. And although you might associate the term paraphernalia with drug use, the word goes all the way back to ancient Gre…
 
this is a little project I have been secretly been working on.. well not secretly, but with out any promotion. This crossover episode is one with me and my son. We talk about all things nerdy, and not nerdy. This is Ep. 7 of "The Insane Geeks" -- After taking a couple of weeks off, I forgot to hit recorded on last weeks episode, and decided to just…
 
LexiCon #288 – You Can’t Do That on a Podcast A father, daughter and son finish their dive into the world of Nickelodeon… What do you hear Lexie say for “sticking”? Let us know on Twitter. . Remember, stay home when you can, wash your hands, socially distance, and MASK-UP! . Help recent shooting victims and their families: Atlanta Boulder . Here ar…
 
This week i sit down to talk about my apparent nihilistic point of view which has also been eluded to as a zen calm. Neither of which i see of course as i get to be inside my head! But for episode 150 I thought i'd sit and discuss my death and how an acceptance of my own mortality frees me up for many other things whether it be creative or otherwis…
 
Don't be fooled into thinking that English is a typical language. It's not. Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on Lexicon Valley each week, and no ads. Sign up now to listen and support our show. Twitter: @lexiconvalley Facebook: facebook.com/LexiconValley Email: lexiconvalley@slate.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adcho…
 
This week, outgoing host Maddy shares some of their favourite All The Best stories. Mouthfeel by Jared Richards It was an accident when Jared first used his housemate’s toothbrush. If he’d known how much he liked doing it, he would’ve done it ages ago. Sound design and original music composition: Pip Leason Supervising producer: Eugenia Zoubtchenko…
 
This episode we’re moving ever farther north, and once again are giving you a double dose of folklore with two Inuit deities that show you life really is all about finding your inner calm especially when that inner calm comes in the form of your better half . And for our fact, we’re taking a trip to the movies, with a bonafide movie star, mother, a…
 
The new Downton Abbey movie is a luscious treat for fans of the public-television period piece, but how accurate is the script when it comes to the vocabulary of the early 20th century? It may be jarring to hear the word swag, but it was already at least 100 years old. And no, it's not an acronym. Also, a historian of science sets out to write a bo…
 
LexiCon #287 – The Friends We Made Along the Way A father, daughter and son delve into the world of Nickelodeon… What was/is your favorite Nickelodeon show? Let us know on Twitter. . Remember, stay home when you can, wash your hands, socially distance, and MASK-UP! . Help recent shooting victims and their families: Atlanta Boulder . Here are some r…
 
As Tiarne says goodbye to her family home and Rawah reflects on the huge family that raised her they both discover that home isn’t just a physical space but a collection of memories, smells, conversations and people. Our House, Breathing by Tiarne Cook After almost 30 years Tiarne’s family home had to be sold when her parents split and with the fin…
 
Doctor, Entrepreneur, Body Whisperer. Dr. Brook Sheehan is a Chiropractor Extraordinaire at Cardiff Health and Wellness, the go-to place for entrepreneurs, high achievers, and support staff to optimize their life as it relates to their physical, spiritual, emotional, and mental well-being. As an entrepreneur, she knows firsthand the demands of busi…
 
For rock climbers, skiers, and other outdoor enthusiasts, the word "send" has a whole new meaning. You might cheer on a fellow snowboarder with "Send it, bro!" -- and being "sendy" is a really great thing. Plus: a nostalgic trip to Willa Cather's' Nebraska home inspires a reading from one of her classic books about life on the American prairie. And…
 
LexiCon #286 – Seven-and-a-Half Cents A father, daughter and son delve into the world of Nickelodeon… What was/is your favorite Nickelodeon show? Let us know on Twitter. . Remember, stay home when you can, wash your hands, socially distance, and MASK-UP! . Help recent shooting victims and their families: Atlanta Boulder . Here are some resources/we…
 
This week I sit down with a slightly nervous Yanna Law, Yanna is a painter based in Lincolnshire and creates stunning surreal often ornate paintings. Through mutual friends we crossed paths and found we both shared a common goal of using art as cathartic motivation and a blunt attitude with how we present ourselves. So we sit down to talk how paint…
 
I was floored for three days with side-effects after having my first Covid jab and many of you have been in touch about your side-effects too. Why do some of us feel awful after the vaccine, while others barely notice anything? What does this say about our immune systems and how protected we will be against covid? We put your questions to Eleanor R…
 
For many languages, the idea that the subject belongs up front is plain backwards. Slate Plus members get a bonus segment on Lexicon Valley each week, and no ads. Sign up now to listen and support our show. Twitter: @lexiconvalley Facebook: facebook.com/LexiconValley Email: lexiconvalley@slate.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.f…
 
Content Warning: This episode contains discussions of racism and sexual harassment. When we think of horror we tend to imagine zombies, ghosts, unexplainable sounds in the night. But how about the horrors we experience as we go about our day to day? The real and impending everyday horrors that leave us tense with anxiety, chills down our spine and …
 
This episode we’re putting down roots in North America for two, count ‘em TWO, different Native American cultures that show you, as they always do, what a bad-ass really looks like. And, speaking of incredible individuals, for our fact, we’re taking a look at the person newspapers at the time dubbed the Zuni princess, charming everyone from paupers…
 
So you've long dreamed of writing fiction, but don't know where to begin? There are lots of ways to get started -- creative writing classes, local writing groups, and books with prompts to get you going. The key is to get started, and then stick with it. And: which part of the body do surgeons call "the goose"? Hint: you don't want a bite of chicke…
 
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