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Words of Summer with the Word Maven

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Host Charity Nebbe and Patricia O'Conner, aka The Word Maven, discuss the words and phrases of summer.  O'Conner reveals the origins of dog days, bikini, lemonade and barbecue.

Charity Nebbe is the host of IPR's Talk of Iowa
Dennis Reese is the mid-day host for Iowa Public Radio.