missourigal commented on the word fractal stupidity
Stupidity that exists on every facet of an issue.
July 25, 2009
missourigal commented on the list wordiepants
Have you seen these: http://www.handerpants.com/
July 24, 2009
missourigal commented on the user frogapplause
Nice to "meet" you! I live in St. Charles, and work in St. Louis. I grew up in St. Louis County. What about you?
missourigal commented on the user missourigal
missourigal commented on the list comfort-words
Words that either sound comforting, or bring back comforting memories.
missourigal commented on the word oswego
In reference to the Oswego Starch Company. An oswego is a person who is very stiff.
missourigal commented on the word traminette
Traminette is a late mid-season white wine grape which produces wine with pronounced varietal character likened to one of its parents, Gewürztraminer. It is the fifth wine grape cultivar to be named by the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station and follows the release of 'Cayuga White' (Einset and Robinson, 1972), 'Horizon' (Reisch et al., 1983) 'Melody' (Reisch et al., 1986), and 'Chardonel' (Reisch et al., 1991).Cornell University
missourigal commented on the word bandied
It has a fun, Robin Hoodish feel to it.
July 22, 2009
missourigal commented on the word needful
My Indian friends often say, "do the needful," meaning "do what needs to be done." I just like the way it sounds.
missourigal commented on the word misled
I heard this word pronounced "missle-d" on NPR of all places, in a movie review. That experience has bothered me for longer than I care to reveal.
missourigal commented on the list words-i-like-to-hear-people-use-in-casual-conversation
systemic so many people get "systemic" and "systematic" mixed up, that I love to hear people use it correctly!
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