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Paninimania: Sticker Rarity and Cost-Effective Strategy

Paninimania: Sticker Rarity and Cost-Effective Strategy [PDF] [more inside]
posted by alby on Jun 18, 2014 - 17 comments

Got...got...need

The World Cup is on the way, and for many kids (and nostalgic adults) that means only one thing: stickers. [more inside]
posted by mippy on May 6, 2014 - 22 comments

Hickory Dickory Dock

"We began the present study by asking, as some linguists have asked before us, why the ordering of certain conjoined elements is fixed." -Cooper and Ross, 1975 (pdf) Siamese twins in linguistics: examples are "here and there (and everywhere)" and "peas and carrots." Siamese twins are also known as "binomial freezes," "irreversible binomials," or "freezes," and they can change over time, too. And that can lead to fossil words! Speaking of fossil words, did you know about cranberry morphemes? [more inside]
posted by aniola on Dec 10, 2013 - 40 comments

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