Nora Raum's NPR essay

Alison Murie sagehen at WESTELCOM.COM
Wed Dec 6 18:29:50 UTC 2006

>I listened. And then sent a nasty email to Weekend Edition. It felt good.
>>i'd managed to miss it on sunday, but now, thanks to ADS-L i've been
>>able to appreciate it in all its pigheaded silliness.
IIRC, Raum trained as a lawyer.  No doubt it is easier to practice law if
language can be counted on  to be definite & stable, since the outcome of
your case may depend on what is is!

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