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The power of polish, according to the CIA

The power of polish, according to the CIA

The human experience is complex, language can only do so much to convey its intricacies, and in some situations, just what would and wouldn’t be considered unforgivable can be determined by just one word. Few government entities understood this better than a post-Church Committee Central Intelligence Agency.

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What we talk about when we talk about talking: The CIA's guide to semantics

What we talk about when we talk about talking: The CIA’s guide to semantics

We could still learn a few things from the Central Intelligence Agency’s unusually-sourced guide to semantics.

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