Russell Baker Quote

Long words, fat talk — they may tell us something about ourselves. Has the passion for fat in the language increased as self-confidence has waned?


"American Fat" (p.46) - So This Is Depravity (1980)

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Long words, fat talk — they may tell us something about ourselves. Has the passion for fat in the language increased as self-confidence has waned?

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Long words, fat talk — they may tell us something about ourselves. Has the passion for fat in the language increased as self-confidence has waned?

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Long words, fat talk — they may tell us something about ourselves. Has the passion for fat in the language increased as self-confidence has waned?

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Long words, fat talk — they may tell us something about ourselves. Has the passion for fat in the language increased as self-confidence has waned?