Ben Zimmer in Wall Street Journal

Amy West medievalist at W-STS.COM
Wed Oct 9 12:57:44 UTC 2013

On 10/8/13 12:00 AM, Automatic digest processor wrote:
> Date:    Mon, 7 Oct 2013 10:25:24 -0400
> From:    Ben Zimmer<bgzimmer at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject: Re: Ben Zimmer in Wall Street Journal
> On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 7:26 AM, Amy West wrote:
>> >
>> >I've been noticing a lack of appearance by Ben in the Boston Globe's
>> >Word column: is my impression accurate? Is Ben no longing writing for that?
> Had to give up writing the Globe column when I started the WSJ column.
Rats. Good for you, bad for us BG readers.
> The Globe Ideas editors have continued "The Word" as a roughly
> biweekly column on language, though a regular columnist hasn't been
> named.
I've noticed. Hopefully you can recommend someone (maybe Neal?) to them.
This is all very selfish: I just don't want to read half-informed cr*p.

---Amy West

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