27 March 2014
An Attempt to Make the Unfunny Funny
I must admit that I was quite shocked at the existence of this website with a word that I
have only ever heard in an extremely racist tone. In fact, I have never said this wor
January 23, 2014
One main problem with the Dialectizer is that it puts people into these stereotypical boxes
of how they are supposed to be, which is a social construction that can be seen as discrimination.
How can we devise research that avoids this problem? Following the lead of cultural
21 March 2014
Ebonics and the People of the Internet
When I first read the link to this assignment was to Urban Dictionary, I must admit that I
cringed a little. I just knew that many (if not all) definitions were going to be
Do you, like, use "like" like a lot?
by Fatema Juma - Wednesday, 5 March 2014, 9:34 PM
1. In this essay, Dailey-O Cain uncovers two areas of study which have been
generally neglected on the usage of the word like. What are the two areas, and why do you