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  1. The Dismissive, Exasperated, Sinister Sounds Of Teenagers : NPR

    Teens can appear distant and moody, unless you speak their language. Linguist James Harbeck speaks with NPR’s Scott Simon about his quest to crack the code. (This story first aired June 1, 2013.)

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  2. Remembering Elmore Leonard, A Writer Who Hated Literature : NPR

    NPR’s Scott Simon remembers Elmore Leonard as a writer who found "putting pretty clothes on hard, direct words" contemptible, and loathed what’s typically known as literature. Leonard wrote more than 40 novels over his long career.

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