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Mike Vuolo is a radio and podcast producer and the host of Lexicon Valley.

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Sept. 2 2014 4:33 PMStephen L. Carter Discusses Back Channel, His New Book
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Aug. 25 2014 7:45 AMLinguaFile II: Can You Guess the Mystery Word?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology and history of a peculiar word, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
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Aug. 15 2014 10:55 AMThe Nixon DefenseJohn Dean discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
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Aug. 1 2014 10:19 AMGood Morning, Mr. MandelaZelda la Grange discusses her new memoir, Good Morning, Mr. Mandela, at Politics & Prose.
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July 28 2014 10:42 AMEric Liu Discusses A Chinaman’s Chance, His New Book
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July 11 2014 1:56 PMThe Second Amendment: A BiographyMichael Waldman discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
Low Concept
June 19 2014 7:41 AMThe All-Mackerel DietThink your veganism or paleo diet makes you special? Think again.
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June 6 2014 2:32 PMMatthew Algeo Discusses Pedestrianism, His New Book
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May 23 2014 12:47 PMAge of AmbitionEvan Osnos discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
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May 12 2014 4:18 PMFamily LifeAkhil Sharma discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
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May 2 2014 5:04 PMUnstoppableRalph Nader discusses his new book at Politics & Prose.
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April 25 2014 12:32 PMFlash BoysMichael Lewis discusses his new book with Andrew Sullivan at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
April 10 2014 11:09 AMThe Real Story Behind The New Yorker's "Pronoun Envy" Poem
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March 28 2014 12:14 PMFive Came BackMark Harris discusses his new book at Politics & Prose. 
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March 14 2014 1:32 PMWords Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy RiotMasha Gessen discusses her book at Politics & Prose in Washington, D.C.
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Aug. 27 2014 12:12 PMThe Vanishing NeighborMarc Dunkelman discusses his book at Politics & Prose.
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Aug. 19 2014 3:41 PMOn LookingAlexandra Horowitz discusses her book at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
Aug. 12 2014 1:07 PMThe Manic Pixie and the Magical NegroListen to Slate's show about the pitfalls of coining a viral term.
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July 28 2014 12:31 PMWhere Did Discombobulate Come From?Listen to Slate’s show about the etymology of a most unusual word, featuring lexicographer Ben Zimmer.
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July 15 2014 10:33 AMNo, Your Language Doesn’t Influence How You Experience the WorldListen to Slate’s show about The Language Hoax, in which author and linguist John McWhorter pushes back against the idea that language affects culture.
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July 4 2014 2:00 PMSally Ride: America’s First Woman in SpaceLynn Sherr discusses her new biography of Sally Ride at Politics & Prose.
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June 17 2014 3:30 PMScott Anderson Discusses Lawrence in Arabia, His New Book
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May 30 2014 1:17 PMKai Bird Discusses The Good Spy, His New Book
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May 16 2014 11:10 AMA Fighting ChanceSen. Elizabeth Warren discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
Lexicon Valley
May 8 2014 2:17 PMWhen Botch Meant the Opposite of Botch
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April 29 2014 4:10 PMMatt Taibbi Discusses The Divide, His New Book
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April 11 2014 12:25 PMRedeploymentPhil Klay, live at Politics & Prose, discusses his new book of harrowing short stories about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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April 7 2014 10:27 AMWalter Kirn Discusses Blood Will Out, His New Book
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March 21 2014 1:36 PMDinaw Mengestu on All Our Names, His New Novel
Lexicon Valley
March 14 2014 10:09 AMOur Next Witness, Your Honor: The DictionaryListen to Slate’s show about court cases in which the dictionary played a starring role.

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