from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Scotch form of laugh.
  • n. A Scotch form of law.


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  • I joined up out of high school and became the "youngest" lauch petty officer on the Nimitz (at the time).

    who on here is the ex sniper? and who hear has served in the military? i had a few qustions about joining.

  • If the leader of NK is so big headed that he thinks he can lauch a missle and then not be immeadiately wiped of the map with a few American Bombs, he is a bigger idiot than I thought.

    Gates: U.S. ready if North Korea sends missile toward Hawaii

  • If the Clintons pay the debt in full, the audit that the GOP would lauch against the Clintons would easily exceed $600,000.

    Bill Clinton lends a hand on wife's debt

  • The one and olnly mailstone is for the start-up like SpaceX lauch cargo to ISS. and do it reliably within the context of its other launches building up trust (not thrust, ha ha) There rest of these GAO 'mailstones' are nonsense. si_atwork

    GAO Report on COTS Released - NASA Watch

  • If she thinks this will lauch her into the white house, she's more deluded than I originally thought.

    Schmidt calls Palin claims 'total fiction'

  • That was a bigger lauch than many blockbuster movies back in the early 80s!

    Maybe I'm just a cold-hearted jerk

  • After 9/11, he first told the country to go shop instead of comforting them and then he manipulated the collective fear of this country to lauch us into two unwinnable wars. eolufemi

    Bush on Obama: 'This guy has no clue'

  • • Google's acquisition tab: $148m for 11 startups paidContent• Facebook doubles size of data centre before it is built GigaOM• How to legally structure your startup Mashable• Internet addicts more likely to develop depression Reuters• Android sales up 886% globally VentureBeat• 'Android beating Apple' data does not include iPhone 4 TechCrunch• Amazon claims 70-80% of ebook market Crave• Digg prepares to lauch new version MashablePhoto by i. m.indraneel on Flickr.

    PDA's Newsbucket

  • TheGinger leaned back in the RV laughing wildly to himself, just in time to see Nils lauch a full, unopened 22oz of Heineken—he switched to full bottles because we had thrown all the empties—out the passenger side of the RV, smashing right on the hood of a Jeep Grand Cherokee, leaving a HUGE dent.

    Assholes Finish First

  • This way, you will have a viable way to enter orbit and an ultra heavy lauch capability.

    The Cost Of Flying Shuttle Longer - NASA Watch


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