Id•i•o•glos•si•a

(n.) a private form of  speech invented by one child or by children who are in close contact, as twins

Quad•ra•ge•nar•i•an

(adj.) a person who is 40 years old or whose age falls between 40 and 50

po•ly•lemm•a

(n.) a choice involving multiple undesirable options

logo•phile

(n.) one who loves words

de•gust

(v.) to taste or savor appreciatively

Pro•rogue

(v.) to defer or postpone.

Re-ful-gent

(adj.) shining brightly, radiant; gleaming

camp•an•ol•ogy

(n.) the art or study of bell-ringing or making bells.

Vi•ra•go

(noun) A loud-voiced, ill-tempered, scolding woman.

Ur•ban•i•ty

(n) refined courtesy or politeness; suavity

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The collectiion: Books



Someone - Alice McDermott

One ordinary life told from the perspective of she who is living it. I do not normally read realistic or historical fiction but this book caught my eye...

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Today in history

Birth of a Rolling Stone and a premiere of a classic


On December 18 in: 1777, The United States celebrates its first Thanksgiving, marking the recent victory by the Americans over British forces in the Battle...

Word of the day

Ful•min•ate

(verb) to complain loudly or angrily

Kids cook



Won tons / pot stickers

Won tons / pot stickers

New DVD5



Son of God

Now, the larger-than-life story of The New Testament gets a larger-than life treatment in the stand-alone feature SON OF GOD. Told with the scope and scale...

Quotation of the day

Judy Garland

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.

Interesting things

Dronestagram


Ever hear of Dronestagram? It's dedicated to videos and photographs taken with drones.

The collection: Music



Twin Forks - Twin Forks

Each track has its own feel and rhythm. Really unique sound. Very nice blend of rhythm with some incredible guitar playing. It's easy to get lost into...

Science fair



The Clean Cloud

This is just so completely cool!What you will need:a bar of Ivory soapknifemicrowave ovenWhat  you do:Cut a bar of Ivory soap in half. Put one half in...
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