Get a sip of "Alphabet Juice"

Roy Blount Jr. was on NPR’s "Talk of the Nation" today to promote his word book, "Alphabet Juice."

If you want to hear the show without pledge breaks, click here. You can also read an excerpt from the book there. Folks called in with favorite words.

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