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by LukeJavan8
Mon May 07, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Blunderbuss
Replies: 1
Views: 251

Re: Blunderbuss

However we must not forget Donder, one of Santa's reindeer.
by LukeJavan8
Sat May 05, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Thingamabob
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Re: Thingamabob

Thingamajig, the list is endless.
by LukeJavan8
Fri May 04, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Banish
Replies: 5
Views: 624

Re: Bannish

The concept of a man with two families was the subject
of a recent "Law and Order: SVU" episode on NBC, within
the last month, and I believe NCIS last year.
by LukeJavan8
Thu May 03, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Hash
Replies: 9
Views: 1327

Re: Hash

I've heard the smoked kind is related to the Iranian terrorists
known as the 'assassins' who smoked hashish before going
on their raids. Don't know how true that is.
by LukeJavan8
Wed May 02, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Voluble
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Re: Voluble

running rampant it did!
by LukeJavan8
Tue May 01, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: We are on the new e-mail server
Replies: 13
Views: 3065

Re: We are on the new e-mail server

Steady for the last week. Wonderful.
by LukeJavan8
Sat Apr 28, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Yonder
Replies: 5
Views: 546

Re: Yonder

to which I'd add "hither"(thither and yon).
by LukeJavan8
Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Correption
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: Correption

:)
by LukeJavan8
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Bravo
Replies: 3
Views: 363

Re: Bravo

Welcome bee guy. You must have joined when I was not
receiving mails.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Cravat
Replies: 3
Views: 445

Re: Cravat

Sort of surprised this did not come from you, slava.
by LukeJavan8
Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Effete
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Re: Effete

I like the 'intellectual snobbiness'.
by LukeJavan8
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Virosphere
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: Virosphere

Computers, internet, medicine, science: many new words
cropping up as they advance.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Clickbait
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: Clickbait

I ran into one in a BBC news feed. Picture of Barron Trump with the
words "You'd be surprised at the President's son's IQ." Clickbaiting(?)
it there came up 25 persons with their IQ, but never Barron.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Reckon
Replies: 1
Views: 262

Re: Reckon

Amazing how a word from PIE got around the way it did, reckon.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: We are on the new e-mail server
Replies: 13
Views: 3065

Re: We are on the new e-mail server

I received the Sunday mailing and Today's.
Monday and Tuesday were missing.

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