Posts tagged: Language

Oprah’s Mutual of Aha Moment

 Who knew that Oprah battled an insurance company over the rights to a common phrase?

Meet the Guy Your Guy Is Named For

The notorious Guy Fawkes was the inspiration for the word guy. But lasting fame didn’t come cheap.

Britishisms for $200, Alex

Peaches Geldof “puts on her slap at a train station,” says the The Daily Mail.  “Puts on her slap”?