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Fear

Volume X, Number 3 | summer 2017

Miscellany

A group of scientists in Madrid in 2012 found that children inherit a fear of the dentist more from fathers than from mothers.

The man in constant fear is every day condemned.

- Publilius Syrus, c. 50 BC

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#07 Kory Stamper

Lewis Lapham talks with Kory Stamper, lexicographer at Merriam-Webster and the author of Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries.     More

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