Counting http://wuot.org en Lauren Blankenship- Arithmomania Has Twelve Letters http://wuot.org/post/lauren-blankenship-arithmomania-has-twelve-letters <p></p><p>Unless you spend a lot of time doing crossword puzzles or tweeting, counting the number of letters in a word might seem like a pointless endeavor.&nbsp; But for a tiny segment of the population, the urge to count letters is irresistible, sometimes to the point of distraction.&nbsp; WUOT’s Lauren Blankenship knows a lot about counting letters.&nbsp; She's been doing it since she could read.&nbsp; As part of WUOT's Next Wave Radio Project, Lauren filed this reflection...</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Lauren Blankenship 2168 at http://wuot.org