Illusions postings

Postings on the various illusions about linguistic variation; especially important postings are marked with an asterisk

ML, 3/28/04: And yet:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/000648.html

ML, 10/2/04: What “a hundred times” means:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/001518.html

*AZ, 11/9/04: The curious grammar of Ohio: The Local Color Illusion:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/001633.html

*AZ, 8/7/05: Just between Dr. Language and I:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002386.html
Recency Illusion, Frequency Illusion

*AZ, 8/17/05: More illusions:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002407.html
Adolescent Illusion, Out-group Illusion

*AZ, 10/24/05: In terms of recency,…:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002580.html

BZ, 10/28/05: The longue duree is not our forte:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002598.html

BZ, 11/1/05: Literally: a history:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002611.html

AZ, 1/31/06: The vocabulary of toadying:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002799.html

AZ, 2/11/06: Whatever is not prohibited is permitted – not!:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002824.html

BZ, 2/13/06: Feeling all Olympic-y:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002831.html

BZ, 2/15/07: Odium against “podium”:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002839.html

GP, 2/18/06: The infrequency illusion: A linguist’s prayer:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002849.html

*AZ, 2/21/06: The Antiquity Illusion:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002862.html

ML, 3/22/06: The Affect: Sociolinguistic speculation at the NYO:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002948.html

BZ, 4/2/06: “Thinking specifically about the F-word…”:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/002979.html

BZ, 5/1/06: Oxford English Corpus: Infested with eggcorns:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/003098.html

ML, 5/8/06: Deep in the Hookergate weeds:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/003123.html

BZ, 5/15/06: Pulling (to) within: The paper trail:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/003146.html

BZ, 6/18/06: Feeling hitterish with Diz and the Babe:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/003261.html

**AZ, abstract of September 2006 for “Why are we so illuded?, on misperceptions about variation in language:
http://stanford.edu/~zwicky/LSA07illude.abst.pdf

ML, 10/25/07: Dickens, Browning and Follett:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/005055.html

ML, 10/26/07: Cold comfort for whomever:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/005059.html

AZ, 11/22/07: Fellows:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/005146.html

BZ, 6/21/07: Great moments in antedating:
http://itre.cis.upenn.edu/~myl/languagelog/archives/004623.html

2/24/14: More Recency Illusion:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/02/24/more-recency-illusion/

12/28/14: The curious morphology of Canada:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/12/28/the-curious-morphology-of-canada/
Local Color Illusion

11/20/15: stat:
/https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/20/stat/
Recency Illusion

12/9/15: The prevalence of left-handers:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/12/09/a-prevalence-of-left-handers/
Frequency Illusion

12/7/16: Interview with a supremo:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/12/07/interview-with-a-supremo/
Frequency Illusion (and confirmation bias)

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