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tankie: Word of the day for December 8, 2016

tankie , n :
(slang) A tank engine. (slang, historical, Britain) A member of the Communist Party of Great Britain who slavishly agreed with the Soviet Union’s policy of crushing revolts in Hungary in the 1950s and Czechoslovakia in the 1960s by sending army tanks into these countries. 30 more words

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WORD: Ignoranus

Why do people like these exist??? Can’t we just be nice? For some reason, they know which buttons to push. Ugh!

NAMASTE!

LIVE   LAUGH …  47 more words

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What is the extent of my vocabulary?
The distance of my lexicon?
What sentences can I scarf together
Scaffolds for exuberant visions?
Alienate the plebeians  53 more words

Poetry

Wordle #132 “December 5th, 2016”

A bellwether by orientation,
you loosen the parentheses
surrounding my designations.

Flattery is empty without bias.
Fragile as prayer,
I wring my hands white. 227 more words

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Word of the Week #28: Codswallop

Hello and happy Wednesday! I hope your week is going well.

Today I decided to be a little silly and do a fairly simple—but still endearing—word. 90 more words

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Book Review: My First Touch and Feel Seasons by Xavier Deneux

  • Board Book
  • Ages: 0-3
  • My First Touch and Feel Seasons, Deneux. Twirl/Tourbillon, 2016.

WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THIS BOOK

  • Bright Colors
  • Simple Illustrations
  • Unique and Rich Vocabulary…
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