Tag Archives: language origins

Twin baby boys conversation – is it political?

By now you’ve probably seen the video of the twin baby boys having a ‘conversation’. But here it is anyway! The video seems to show that whilst the language isn’t there yet, the boys have picked up on some nuances of human speech. They really remind me of politicians in the British Parliament – laughing(…)

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you all had a delicious food-and-family-filled day yesterday and are ready to grab some bargains (or recover) today. The day after Thanksgiving is known as Black Friday – but why? It’s traditionally the start of the holiday shopping season, so why not Red Friday? Red is a much happier and(…)