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ETYMOLOGY: CAITIFF, VARLET PART 2

YESTERDAY WAS CAITIFF’S day; today, varlet exhibits the same sort of linguistic switcheroo: What originally had an innocent meaning evolved into a word rather less complimentary. Varlet. Varlet’s original meaning … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

A PAIR OF BLITTS, ONE WITH WINTER

BARRY BLITT is a wonderful political cartoonist whose work in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, and other publications has earned him “adoration from critics and fans … Continue reading

December 29, 2017 · Leave a comment