The Naughty Etymologist 08-11-2017

Photo: Benoit Daoust/Shutterstock
Featured Audio

On Fridays, WCLV flies under the FCC radar at 6:50 a.m. EDT by introducing a word that sounds naughty but isn't. Today's word is a synonym for "con artist." It's also the title of a very entertaining 1985 novel on that subject by the Australian author Peter Carey.

Support Provided By

Arkiv Music

When you purchase CDs and DVDs from ArkivMusic through the WCLV 104.9 ideastream website you directly support WCLV 104.9's classical music.