Off topic: Speaking with an accent, espresso, salaries, rat hunters

“Jeopardy” champion Arthur Chu writes about speaking English “normally” and with a Chinese accent. ┬áSpeaking of pronouncing things, yes, there still is a debate over espresso vs. expresso. An interactive database of salaries by occupation and industry. And a photo essay on rat hunters in New York.


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