Lux Ion (imluxionverdin) wrote in linguaphiles,
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The Popularity of Klingon

I thought this was interesting. The Finnish MP Jryki Kasvi has a website in 3 languages ... Finnish, English, and (wait for it), Klingon

http://www.kasvi.org/index.php

He's a member of the Green League, he's got a Ph.D. in Engineering, and he's a practicing Buddhist. Very interesting politician.
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    You have to love how slang evolves. In my day, insulting someone was dissing someone from the word disrespect. Now it is throwing shade, especially…

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