Kee Malesky

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Should Saying Someone Is 'Off The Reservation' Be Off-Limits?

Sunday, June 29, 2014

EDITOR'S NOTE: Each week, we take a look at a word or phrase that's caught our attention, whether for its history, usage, etymology or just because it has an interesting story. You can see the full series here.

Off the reservation is a common phrase, which many people ...


The Journey From 'Colored' To 'Minorities' To 'People Of Color'

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Language is and always will be an essential element in the struggle for understanding among peoples. Changes in the words and phrases we use to describe each other reflect whatever progress we make on the path toward a world where everyone feels respected and included.

A Google Ngram search comparing ...


In The Royal Baby Guessing Game, What's The Surname?

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Plantagenets, Tudors, Stuarts, Hanovers and now what?

There's been plenty of speculation about what name will be chosen for the first child of the duke and duchess of Cambridge (better known as Will and Kate). Bets are being placed on Charlotte, Alice, Grace, Charles, George, James, etc. (see more possibilities ...


The Strangely True Tale Of Johnny Appleseed

Saturday, October 20, 2012

He's legend now, but the man was as odd as his myth. Long-haired, barefoot and nature-loving, John Chapman traveled the Midwest in the early 1800s planting trees and creating orchards for future settlers.