Dan Jurafsky

Dan Jurafsky is professor of linguistics and computer science at Stanford University.

The Good Word
Sept. 21 2014 11:44 PMDoes This Name Make Me Sound High-Fat?Why it just seems so right to call a cracker “Cheez-It.”
Food
Nov. 16 2011 4:22 PMMacarons, Macaroons, MacaroniThe curious history.
Food
May 30 2012 6:15 AMThe Cosmopolitan CondimentAn exploration of ketchup’s Chinese origins.
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