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

  • Olds, Ransom Eli 1864-1950. American automobile inventor and manufacturer who founded (1899) the Olds Motor Works, manufacturer of the Oldsmobile.


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  • word replacement for news


    News is trivia


    What passes for important is actually far from it.

    How much of today’s news will you remember next year? Can you even remember last month’s news?

    Your brain discards the news because it’s trivial; what you internalize is the fear-based conditioning.

    ~Steve Pavlina

    January 3, 2010