Ask Conlan: The Toughening

The nation of Japan writes: When the going gets tough, do the tough really get going? Well, Japan, this is an interesting question and there are two schools of thought on the subject. The antediluvians…

Viewer Mail #7: Pee and Poo

A reader from my own city of The City, California writes: I have a question for you: Why is pee and poo spelled with an “ee” and “oo”? Why can’t it just be one “o”…