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The way of Wretches and Drudges

#HalTreBloPo #X Surprise! Here’s a guest post, by Dictionary.com, I couldn’t resist! Wretches and Drudges: The Humor in Johnson’s Dictionary http://blog.dictionary.com/humor-in-johnsons-dictionary/

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The way of “H”

“Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.” – George S. Patton There were two blogging challenges last year, The April A-Z Challenge, and the Blog You Lazy Bastard (the real name was slightly different, but … Continue reading

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The way of “Seriously?” Blog Retreads: Word Weeines

I no longer wish to write a great novel… Or even an entertaining book. I want to write something inflammatory–literally! My current goal is to write something so despicable and inherently evil it will cause people to buy it up … Continue reading

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The way of Acquired Tourette’s Syndrome

YoLoBloMo #2 Notice: If you are easily offended by words, you are an uptight pussy. Ask Santa for a sense of humor. “Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must live.” – Charles Bukowski I’m going to … Continue reading

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The silliness of “Made Up Words”

“Twas bryllyg, and ye slythy toves did gyre and gymble in ye wabe…” – Lewis Carroll According to Wikipedia get over it, “Jabberwocky” is “an 1872 nonsense poem by Lewis Carroll.” A “nonsense poem,” and yet, I can rattle off … Continue reading

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