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Wellness Wednesday: The Linguistics Of Baby Talk

Jun 12, 2019
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A video of a father and his infant son having a conversation has gone viral.

The video features Tennessee comedian DJ Pryor and his son Kingston, not yet talking in full sentences, casually discussing the season finale of the show ‘Empire.’ 

The viral video has already surpassed 55 million views and it’s spurred conversation about how we communicate with infants and young children. 

Today on All Sides, the linguistics of baby talk, and more.