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  • n. The totality of a situation.
  • n. The main film in a double feature.


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  • You know, I like the phrase big picture just fine, but not so much as to have it show up multiple times on my favorite words list, as it now does apparently.

    I wonder why it does?

    on edit: never mind, by clicking "remove from favorites" 8 times, the problem goes away

    December 3, 2007

  • Those with the big picture take the long view.

    November 18, 2007

  • I like this expression.

    November 18, 2007

  • Those with the big picture, know what's going on...right?

    November 18, 2007