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delcj commented on the word gramadin
a plant with curved spikes, which seldom attained a height of more than one inch above the ground
-Across Unknown South America (1913) by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
September 17, 2008
delcj commented on the word pillion
a much nicer way to say "bitch seat"
June 12, 2008
delcj commented on the word golem
September 21, 2007
delcj commented on the word gyro
sliced roast lamb with onion and tomato stuffed into pita bread
August 21, 2007
delcj commented on the word jess
a thin strap, traditionally made from leather, used to tether a hawk or falcon
delcj commented on the word gavotte
you walked into the party like you were walking onto a yacht
your hat strategically dipped below one eye, your scarf it was apricot
you had one eye in the mirror as you watched yourself gavotte
i think i'll always love Carly Simon for rhyming yacht and apricot with gavotte.
August 20, 2007
delcj commented on the word miniver
as in A Proud Taste for Scarlet and _______ by E.L. Konigsburg
August 15, 2007
delcj commented on the word yogalates
apparently it's trademarked as "yogilates" - i just prefer this spelling because this is how i first saw it, in Chen's O.C. icon.
August 14, 2007
delcj commented on the word petaflop
a thousand trillion FLoating point Operations Per second
August 9, 2007
delcj commented on the word stebbing
The erection you cannot conceal because you're not wearing a jacket.
- Douglas Adams and John Lloyd, The Meaning of Liff
August 7, 2007
delcj commented on the word chimichanga
OMG Y U DEEP FRY burrito?!
oh well. "chimichanga" is still fun to say.
July 30, 2007
delcj commented on the word parkour
so i don't forget what it's called
July 22, 2007
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