Diane Stinton, who teaches at Daystar, has a new book out on African christologies; here's a review. (via Commonweal)
Billmon coins a word, punditburo, that needed coining.
The BBC has a dedicated Pronunciation Research Unit; three full-time pronunciation linguists (orthoeptists, they're called) who maintain and update a 200,000-entry database of pronunciations. More here, greatest hits here. (via languagehat)
Me, sparring with Deogol, over at his.
Google tries to stop people using google as a verb, looks ridiculous. (slashdot, via Yglesias)