El poema del pedo

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Ingrata de La Santa Cecilia

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My upcoming lecture

I’ll be giving a talk at the Borough of Manhattan Community College for the International Linguistic Association Monthly Lecture Series on October 7, 2017. It’s titled “Catching Up with Saussure with Text Semantics. Click on image below for a link to the ILA page:



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The First White President

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Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

A very interesting read from the Atlantic, September 2017

“Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?”  by Jean m. Twenge

Makes you think twice.

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Solar Eclipse

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High Tide

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Yes! Yes! Yes!

Finally saw it, but it sucked!  Too bad, ’cause he’s usually awesome.

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Fonts Matter

Posted in Semiotics & Linguistics

There is no Planet B

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