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--- Michael Erard <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> I'm pleased to announce that my book, Um...: Slips, Stumbles, and
> Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean, will be published in August
> by Pantheon. Um... reviews the natural history of slips of the
> tongue 
> and speech disfluencies, why they occur, and what they say about 
> us. You can read more about the book at 
> <http://www.umthebook.com>www.umthebook.com.

Do you have a chapter on Bob Newhart?  I'm always intrigued,
always intrigued by the, uh, by the way he backs up and
re-runs sentences.

:-)



David Breneman         [log in to unmask]


 
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