Jason Snell asks John Siracusa to rule on the meaning of various words and concepts. It’s not just about robots anymore.

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Swipe Right

Where does your finger go when you “swipe right”?

John Siracusa and Jason Snell


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Beard

When is it stubble and when is it more?

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It’s fundamental, yes. But is it something you can do with your ears?

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When is a body of water a river?

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Is soup a drink? What separates liquids from food?

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Dish

From dish to plate to bowl.

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Does it all come down to the U.S. Postal Service?

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And do sliders have to slide?

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167

Pet Names

Can we differentiate between how people name pets and how they name children? Listeners Rover and Whiskers, drop us a line.

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Smart Devices

Where do we draw the line between a regular device and a “smart” device?

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