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Mister Slang Podcast episode 3: Yiddish

Jonathon Green and Peter Curran discuss the origins of Yiddish, the language which originated in Germany and became the means of expression of Jewish America. Plus, Lenny Bruce is proclaimed a Hero of Slang.

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Mister Slang Podcast episode 2: Halloween Special

Jonathon Green and Peter Curran discuss slang with a supernatural twist in this special Halloween themed podcast. Plus, another historical character is inducted into the Heroes Of Slang pantheon.

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Mister Slang Podcast episode 1: Drink

In the first of a new series Jonathon Green and Peter Curran explore the disreputable backstreets of the English language. Today they look at the many slang terms for drink and drunkenness, and discuss the life of Nelson Algren, the first of Jonathon’s Heroes Of Slang.

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