If we get “emoticon” by joining “emote” and” icon,” where did “emojis” come from? Anne Curzan explains.
Anne Curzan traces the origins of DIY and TMI, and introduces us to the term “initialism.”
Victor Katch explores how attitudes, perceptions, and expectations impact health.
Discourse, dissent, debate. It’s all good, and it’s all in the Michigan Today “comments” section.
Frank Beaver reflects on the timeless appeal of films from the front.
Frank Beaver reflects on the “imperturbable power” of a good documentary.