Local author Ralph Keyes will be on the Brian Lehrer Show in New York City on Wednesday to talk about his new book, Euphemania: Our Love Affair with Euphemisms (Little, Brown). Lehrer is a radio talk show host on New York City's public radio station WNYC. His daily two-hour program, "The Brian Lehrer Show," features interviews with newsmakers and experts about current events and social issues. Lehrer was formerly an anchor and reporter for NBC Radio Networks, and has been in broadcast journalism for more than 20 years.
The book comes out on Dec. 14. According to Keyes, the Wall Street Journal is planning to run a feature about Euphemania this Saturday. Keyes will be on "Talk of the Nation" on NPR on the 14th.