J Square Humboldt

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Cockney Rhyming Slang

19th February 2006
Sir Winston Churchill once observed that Americans and the British are 'a common people divided by a common language' ... Never was that as true as when describing the Cockneys. You've certainly heard their accent, made famous in everything from mov... Read >

Must See Hockey

14th February 2006
I think I've just seen another miracle on ice ... The National Hockey League is back on one of the major American broadcast networks. Some would call that a miracle in itself, but I'm taking higher ground. Specifically, I'm referring to the quality of ... Read >

Stop! You're Both Right

13th February 2006
Cyberspace has certainly shrunk the margin of error ... Colloquialisms used to take quite a while to become embedded in a local vernacular. For example, the Americans expunged the British from the colonies in 1789, but based upon personal letters excha... Read >