Links for 2006-08-02

NYO- City Girl Squak: It’s LIke So Bad–It. Really. Sucks?
Is it a new dialect? A new accent? Or is it The Affect? Whatever it is, a distinct group of young women in the American Northeast are speaking with warped syllables that are a linguistic love song to their own exclusive milieu.

Private I’s By Dahlia Lithwick
Should the law protect us from kiss-and-tell bloggers?

Author: laura

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