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Comic Gary Gulman on language thrills

The Peabody-bred Boston College alum, who will perform Saturday at Boston’s Wilbur Theatre, makes a joke on Twitter.

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To confuse i.e. with e.g. is human. To correct them is exhilarating.

Gary Gulman / Peabody-bred, Boston College-educated comedian, who will perform Saturday at Boston’s Wilbur Theatre, on Twitter @garygulman

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