EP 13: Language is a Virus From Space

 

 

Patrick channels beat era legend William S. Burroughs and attempts to convince Dennis that language is a virus…possibly from outer space.  Patrick makes the claim that names do not matter and only symbols will endure and that he is exciting to see the rise of text speak and the economy of words.  Dennis takes none of these claims lying down and declares his hate for linguistics, text speak, and acronyms William_S._Burroughs_at_the_Gotham_Book_Mart

Further reading

‘V’ is for Very via the Atlantic

Hindu Group Argues Against Swastika Ban via NPR All Things Considered

The Ticket That Exploded by William S Burroughs

 

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