Kylie is a former student of paranormal beliefs and former teacher of Philosophy, who podcasts at the Token Skeptic. She writes for the Skeptical Inquirer and Patheos websites, mostly about atheism, secularism and kitten videos.
Firstly by volunteering as a newsreader while studying radio; graduated to producer, contributed a few interviews and now learning my way through the occasional on-air appearance. What does this button do?
The amount of dedication that everyone involved has with keeping the station going. It’s like a cuddly cult of audio alternativeness.
Having the Minister of the Opposition suddenly appear on the other end of a phone line ready to be interviewed, when I was expecting someone else. They didn’t seem to catch on though.
I couldn’t decide, mostly because it wouldn’t take long for the regular listeners to realise I was making up things about some of the music to fill in what I didn’t know. Every band is kind to animals, are inspired by Tom Waits and first met at a youth hostel in Auckland. Trust me.
I study graphic design (badly), produce podcasts (occasionally), write about strange beliefs (when not travelling) and can dance (a little).
Tuesday 17th April
Back-and-forths beat sheer word volume for child language learning. Why?
Wednesday 11th April
Are you looking after your larynx?
Tuesday 3rd April
We’ll bet you can’t tell your Britishisms from your Americanisms.
Tuesday 13th March
That study about language looks interesting. Can you trust the results?
Tuesday 6th March
You might think numbers are straightforward, but don’t count on it.
Wednesday 28th February
Grammar Day is coming up. How do you feel about that?
Tuesday 20th February
How do we keep mother languages alive?
Wednesday 14th February
How does climate work its way into language?