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Glossary: an anatomy of key memes, euphemisms, sneers, innuendos, and metanarratives in the Wall Street Journal and other GOP language factories, July 23-28, 2014

albatross: a “taker”; anyone getting any social safety net support. (See also “deadbeats,” below.)

altruism: liberal innocence and idealism; well-meaning but clueless responses to political issues. 323 more words

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Glossary—Corries, CWMS or Cirques

Glossary of the Climate Change Reporting Project

A corrie, also known as a cwms or cirques, is a semi-circular shaped bedrock feature that is created as a glacier erodes back into a mountain. 309 more words

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Glossary Term - Cost Plus Agreement

What is a Cost Plus Agreement?

A Cost Plus Agreement is another one of many Agreements your contractor might put in place for your construction project. 223 more words

Check Your Sources: Gilderoy Lockhart and the Daily Prophet

A couple weeks ago we discussed Hermione’s expert use of open source information — namely textbooks and the Daily Prophet — to figure out exactly what was hidden beneath Fluffy’s ginormous paws. 307 more words

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Creating Glossaries - Step 2

Once you have your glossaries in place, you now need to include them in your output. This blog post covers how to include glossary content in your print and online output. 551 more words

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Glossary: an anatomy of key memes, euphemisms, sneers, innuendos, and metanarratives in the Wall Street Journal and other GOP language factories, July 14-July 23, 2014

bad actors: the international “thugs” who run circles around Obama, in all his “lassitude.” (see below). An absolute duality between the white hats (our allies) and the black hats (everyone else). 211 more words

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