from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An arm of the southern Pacific Ocean off the coast of Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. It was explored and named by a Norwegian, Nils Larsen, in the late 1920s.


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  • Lit's goal is to supply children in Haiti and other poor countries these lamps.

    Murray Rosenbaum: TEDxYouthDay 2011

  • Daily Lit's Book Samplers features a science fiction smorgasbord of samples.

    SF Tidbits for 11/7/08

  • As people speculated endlessly and created mock Newberrys and mock Caldecotts, I remember running across Black Threads in Kid's Lit's post on the fact that there was no mock CSK award chatter going on anywhere, so she had to start some.

    The WritingYA Weblog: And then, because Esme, and Mitali are just going to GET RIGHT INTO IT...

  • Related: Bad Lit's got news of Rooftop at Sundance.

    GreenCine Daily: Weekend online viewing.

  • Readers will remember how Grant Shapps' account was apparently used for much sloppy sock puppetry in the cause of Tony Lit's campaign to be David Cameron's Conservative in the Ealing and Southall by-election.

    Archive 2008-04-27

  • Note: Daily Lit's terms of service state that users must be 18 or have parent/guardian permission.

    Archive 2008-05-14

  • Bad Lit's "Movie of the Year": Waiting for NESARA: "The NESARA referred to in the title is a bizarre cult that believes that George W Bush is a space alien preventing the return of Jesus Christ in his spaceship to save us all."

    GreenCine Daily: Lists, 12/27.

  • ROBERTS: And the drummer from the rock band Lit's announcing he's been diagnosed with a brain tumor. 38-year-old Allen Shellenberger now undergoes radiation treatments five times a week.

    CNN Transcript Jul 7, 2008

  • Perhaps Tony Lit's selection will be seen by some as the death bell tolling for Cameron's leadership?

    Archive 2007-07-01

  • Meanwhile Cameron has been left licking his wounds with many people saying his alleged intervention in Tony Lit's selection may well be the death bell tolling.

    Archive 2007-07-01


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