Burps in 'Rick and Morty' Are Paralingual Expressions of Emotion, Linguist Says
Belching is a paralinguistic staple that scientists have struggled to study, but ‘Rick and Morty’ is providing researchers with a fresh and varied dataset.
Irish Teachers Are Memeing on Instagram to Preserve Their Threatened Language
After Ireland's data regulator said that Irish people don't have an "absolute" right to traditional name spellings in official databases, some teachers are fighting back on social media.
How Black Queers Made 'Sis' a Gender Neutral Term of Endearment
"Sis" is an evolved expression, rooted in the Christian church and revolutionized by queer Black people—and it's not a term everyone can or should use.