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How many people are in family?

Main Piece: Informant: There is one grandma, two mom’s and two daughters and one granddaughter. How many people are in the family? Interview: Oh, shoot, my brain is running slow. How many? Interview: Three. Because the grandmother, uh, two mothers: the grandmother and the mother (2), two daughters, the daughter and um . . the… Continue Reading »

Spanish Language Word Play

Subject: Joke featuring a play on words. Collection: “Atrás te huele!” “Interviewer: So, do you have any jokes that are particularly like crude, because I think those are the best one. Interviewee: Oh… it’s like, my dad’d always tell this joke about how there’s a difference in like the arrangement of words. So, like you… Continue Reading »