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Word of the Day: Christianisms

A poll on various Christianisms. from: http://neiswonger.wordpress.com

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Word of the Day: Palimpsest

pal·imp·sest (păl’ĭmp-sĕst’)n. A manuscript, typically of papyrus or parchment, that has been written on more than once, with the earlier writing incompletely erased and often legible. An object, place, or area that reflects its history: “Spaniards in the sixteenth century

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Word of the Day: Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia

Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia – Fear of Long words (I’m not making this up)

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Word Of The Day: paleospammer

from BoingBoing: Jerry Reynolds is a paleospammer who focused on flooding Usenet newsgroups with porn-spam half a decade ago. He’s since moved onto other things, and as a means of cleaning up his history, he’s suing Usenet posters who outed

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Word Of The Day: excoriate

from BoingBoing: Pat Schroeder’s anti-Google rant rebutted Pat Schroeder and Bob Barr published “Reining in Google”, a fantastically disingenuous op-ed in today’s Washington Times, in which they excoriate Google for planning to rescue books from the scrapheap of history by

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