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  • Vanity - WHCD......simply a major Flop!!! Trump Rally...Rip Roaring Success!!!

    04/30/2017 12:10:45 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 36 replies
    To the point. Boring, all loser, WHCD "Dead On Arrival"...no one watched, listened, or cared!!! Massive Trump Rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania...success, success, success!!! End of story!!! Trump buries Media & Democrats!!! Millions of Trump supporters tune in on TV or live stream!!! MAGA...DJT!!!
  • Word For The Day - Lucubration

    04/28/2017 6:21:21 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 41 replies
    www.dictionary.com ^ | 04-28-2017 | Red Badger
    ................It’s FRIDAY!................... In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of “Word for the Day”. lu·cu·bra·tion ˈˌlo͞ok(y)əˈbrāSHən/ noun - formal lucubration: study; meditation. example: "after sixteen years' lucubration he produced this account" noun 1. laborious work, study, thought, etc., especially at night. 2. the result of such activity, as a learned speech or dissertation. 3. Often, lucubrations. any literary effort, especially of a pretentious or solemn nature. Origin: late 16th century: from Latin lucubratio(n-), from the verb lucubrare (see lucubrate). Rules: Everyone must leave a post using...
  • Vanity - Trump Rally - Harrisburg, PA, This coming Saturday, April 29th!!!

    04/27/2017 6:44:18 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 3 replies
    Short & Sweet...folks, attend the Trump rally this coming Saturday evening, being held in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and support our great POTUS, Donald J. Trump!!! Trump has the one big ace in the hole, The American People!!!
  • Word for the Day, Thursday, April 27, 2017 - Perfidious

    04/27/2017 4:56:08 AM PDT · by tioga · 31 replies
    Dictionary.com ^ | Thursday | tioga
    In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". PerfidiousAdjective, [per-fid-ee-uh s] Deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful: a perfidious lover. Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. Amuse me, entertain me or enlighten me for extra credit.
  • WORD FOR THE DAY: TANTIVY

    04/26/2017 1:56:37 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 17 replies
    2000 Most Challenging and Obscure Words | 4/26/17 | Norman Schur
    ; In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". tantivy [tan TIV ee]hear it pronounced n, adj, adv In the plural tantivies an interjection. A tantivy is a gallop. To ride tantivy is a hunting term for riding at full gallop.As an adverb, tantivy means "swiftly, headlong."Tantivies> (plural) is a hunting cry when the chase is at full gallop, thought by some to be in imitation of the sound of the hunting horn, by others in imitation of the sound of hoof-beats.
  • Vanity - Obama & Clinton Exposed!!!

    04/25/2017 7:22:14 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 5 replies
    Well, The real Obama & Clinton have been exposed for what they both really are....enemies of these United States Of America!!! The recent Jon Allen, book on Clinton, and the Politico expose of Obama and his release of violent, killer Muslim terrorist servants of Iran is quite revealing and informative!!! IMHO....neither of them should ever be publically shown again!!! Both of them are true "Satans & Traitors to the USA!!! And...the same goes for the entire Democrat Party that supports this human vermin!!!
  • Word for the Day, Tuesday April 25, 2017

    04/25/2017 4:19:32 AM PDT · by SoothingDave · 12 replies
    Word For The Day, Tuesday April 25, 2017 In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". slubberdegullion [ˌslʌbədɪˈɡʌlɪən] -narchaica slovenly or worthless person[C17: from slubber (chiefly dialect variant of slobber) + invented ending]
  • Word for the Day, Monday, April 24, 2017-- venerable

    04/24/2017 6:55:38 AM PDT · by xsmommy · 43 replies
    4/24/17 | xs
    Word For The Day, Monday, 4/24/17e In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". venerable; adj./noun 1. commanding respect because of great age or impressive dignity; worthy of veneration or reverence, as because of high office or noble character: a venerable member of Congress.2.a title for someone proclaimed by the Roman Catholic Church to have attained the first degree of sanctity or of an Anglican archdeacon. 3.(of places, buildings, etc.) hallowed by religious, historic, or other lofty associations: the venerable halls of...
  • Vanity - "The White House Correspondents Dinner", Saturday, April 29th.

    04/23/2017 5:10:32 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 26 replies
    POTUS, Donald J. Trump announces yesterday afternoon, that he will host a "Trump" rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, next Saturday evening, at the same time frame as the WHCD will be taking place!!! I suspect the POTUS, Trump rally will be attended by thousands and viewed by many thousands of good folks across the entire nation and the world!! Sad to say the "paltry" WHCD has no headliners worthy of note...so in response to the POTUS, Trump rally...I have an enticing suggestion for them. Extend the kindest and warmest invitations to the failed, "Fugitive", Muslim, Black Racist, Kenyan, ex-POTUS Barack Hussein...
  • Word For The Day - PUISSANT

    04/21/2017 6:23:37 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 51 replies
    www.dictionary.com ^ | 04-21-2017 | Red Badger
    ................It’s FRIDAY!................... In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of “Word for the Day”. PUISSANT puis·sant [pyoo-uh-suh nt, pyoo-is-uh nt, pwis-uh nt] adjective - literary : having puissance : powerful Origin: Puissant has some powerful ties to some more commonplace English words. Although "puissant" has a considerably fancier feel than "power" and "potent," all three words share the same Latin ancestor: posse, a verb meaning "to be able." "Power" came to us by way of Anglo-French poer, which is itself thought to have come from "potēre,"...
  • Vanity - Fox News Channel, "The Five" will bomb badly at 9:00PM...Prime Time slot!!!

    04/20/2017 3:01:22 PM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 125 replies
    The prime time program shuffle resulting from the Bill O'Reilly departure from Fox News Channel is seriously flawed, and will fail quickly with a massive loss of viewers of "The Five".....now slated for the 9:00PM time slot. The show is boring, with only one member of "The Five" worth her salt {KG), and, it is not Dana Perino, who is terrible. The three males are losers with little substance. Bob Beckel and Juan Williams are not dummies...but 100% empty suits!!! The winning line up would be: - Martha McCallum at 7:00PM - Tucker Carlson at 8:00PM - Jesse Watters at...
  • Word for the Day, Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Latitudinarian

    04/20/2017 5:45:58 AM PDT · by tioga · 44 replies
    Dictionary.com ^ | Thursday | tioga
    In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". Latitudinarian[lat-i-tood-n-air-ee-uh n, -tyood-] AdjectiveAllowing or characterized by latitude in opinion or conduct, especially in religious views. NounA person who is latitudinarian in opinion or conduct. Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. To earn extra credit amuse me, entertain me, or enlighten me.
  • WORD FOR THE DAY: TABESCENT

    04/18/2017 5:43:22 PM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 27 replies
    2000 Most Challenging and Obscure Words | 4/19/17 | Norman Schur
    ; In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". TABESCENT [tuh BES ent]hear it pronounced adjective Tabescent describes anyone or anything wasting away, growing emaciated, becoming consumed.The noun tabescence, meaning "emaciated, shriveling," is evocative of leftists who lose all sense of reason and become violently deranged.Tabes is the name of the pathological condition of progressive disintegration. Leftists are wasting away, exhausting themselves in angry paroxysms of hatred.
  • Vanity - Attn: Trump: Paul Ryan must go immediately!!!

    04/18/2017 11:04:36 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 23 replies
    Short & Sweet.....POTUS, Donald J. Trump, get rid of Paul Ryan as Speaker of the House. He has failed you with driven purpose!!! Broom him...he is poison for you & the entire Republican Party!!! End of story!!!
  • Vanity - Democrat, Jon "Pajama Boy" Ossoff for Congress...."NOT"!!!

    04/18/2017 4:37:48 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 14 replies
    Special Election today, in Georgia, 6th CD. Time for the good, America loving, voters in the Georgia 6th CD, to turnout in huge numbers and vote for any Republican running for Congress against, Obama/Clinton, Democrat, Anti-American, Jon "Pajama Boy" Ossoff!!! Mr. Ossoff has spent over eight million dollars...none, if any, of it, from folks that reside in the Georgia 6th CD. His money support comes from the likes of George Soros and the "Hollywood" low life!!! Should Mr. Ossoff be elected, he will not effectively support the voters in the 6th CD, but, rather will join the Democrat Party scum...
  • Word for the Day, Tuesday April 18, 2017

    04/18/2017 4:21:11 AM PDT · by SoothingDave · 12 replies
    Word For The Day, Tuesday April 18, 2017 In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". sententious [sen-ten-shuh s] -adj1. abounding in pithy aphorisms or maxims: 2. given to excessive moralizing; self-righteous. 3. given to or using pithy sayings or maxims: 4. of the nature of a maxim; pithy.[1400-50; late Middle English < Latin sententiōsus meaningful. See sentence, -ous]
  • Word for the Day, Monday, April 17, 2017 -- hapless

    04/17/2017 5:36:05 AM PDT · by xsmommy · 41 replies
    4/17/17 | xs
    Word For The Day, Monday, 4/17/17 ; In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". hapless; adj. 1. unfortunate; wretched Etymology: "unfortunate," c.1400, from hap (n.) in the sense "good luck" + -less. Related: Haplessly ; haplessness. Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. Practice makes perfect.....post on....
  • Word For The Day - UXORIOUS

    04/14/2017 6:15:02 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 25 replies
    www.merriam-webster.com ^ | 03-14-2017 | English
    ................It’s FRIDAY!................... In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of “Word for the Day”. ux·o·ri·ous [uhk-sawr-ee-uh s, -sohr-, uhg-zawr-, -zohr-] adjective 1. doting upon, foolishly fond of, or affectionately submissive toward one's wife. Origin: Word Origin - C16: from Latin uxōrius concerning a wife, from uxor wife Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day........
  • Word for the Day, Thursday, April 13, 2017 - Mensch

    04/13/2017 5:01:48 AM PDT · by tioga · 66 replies
    Dictionary.com ^ | Thursday | tioga
    In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". MenschNoun, pl menschen, (mench)A decent, upright, mature, and responsible person. Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence. The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. Amuse me, entertain me, enlignten me for extra credit.
  • WORD FOR THE DAY: SALACIOUS

    04/11/2017 7:20:11 PM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 48 replies
    The Free Dictionary | 3/12/17 | Louis Foxwell
    In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". salacious [sə-lā′shəs]hear it pronounced adjective obscene, indecent, pornographic, blue, erotic, lewd, bawdy, smutty, lustful, ribald, ruttish