John McWhorter is featured today on C-SPAN's In Depth.
And I have the subtitles running as always. During a profile segment showing him in his home answering questions about his work habits he explains that he finds he's doing a lot of his work and writing quite late. I assume he meant late -- he used the phrase "wee hours".
Of course that's how I heard it. Whoever was doing the captions must be playing a lot of video tennis lately. The transcription:
...the Wii hours are good for me.
One caller asked McWhorter why so many linguists have moved into political discussions. His list of examples: Chomsky, Lakoff, Safire, Nunberg, McWhorter.
One of these is not like the others.]