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This post was originally published on June 15, 2010. It was substantially revised and re-posted on November 10, 2014. From Beverly Hills, 90210 to a town near you, nearly everyone knows a nice guy with this name. Thanks to Urban Angel for suggesting Brandon as Baby Name of the Day.
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I’d never heard conversational Arabic spoken until the other day. There I was, waiting to check out in the Target express lane. The cashier recognized the customer in front of me. They immediately switched into this lovely, intoxicating language. It’s rude to listen, of course, but is it really eavesdropping if you don’t understand a […]