January 27, 2018
by Graham
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Hear, Hear!

There was a lot of discussion in the early days of broadcasting about what the audience should be called. The first issues of Radio Times regularly placed the word listener in inverted commas, wherever it appeared, although there are exceptions, … Continue reading

June 17, 2016
by gpointon
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Religious misunderstanding?

Two statements heard on television recently: “If not kept under control, large numbers of moths can desecrate crops.” “Medieval knights would go on crusade in order to reduce the amount of time they would have to spend in perjury.”