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A Sideways Glare at Contemporary Society

A Few Definitions

English is a wonderful language.  It works like a river, flowing along, constantly changing and always finding its own level.  Words appear and disappear.  Definitions change.  Meanings mutate.  And, yet, … Continue reading

April 9, 2019 · 6 Comments

The Loss Of “I Don’t Know”

One of the weird casualties of the 21st century is that insignificant little phrase, “I don’t know.”  Think about it!  When was the last time you heard anybody say “I … Continue reading

August 24, 2018 · 4 Comments

Beware The “ible/ables”

I have been plagued by the dichotomy of the “ible/able” words my entire life.  These are the words that, as little kids, we’re told  are the GPS to success.  However, … Continue reading

October 3, 2017 · 11 Comments
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