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 impecunious

PRONUNCIATION:
(im-pi-KYOO-nee-uhs)

MEANING:
adjective: Having little or no money.

ETYMOLOGY:
>From Latin im- (not) + pecunia (money), from pecus (cattle). Ultimately from the Indo-European root peku- (wealth), which also gave us fee, fief, fellow, peculiar, impecunious, and pecuniary. Earliest documented use: 1596.

USAGE:
"The children have no mother, and their father is impecunious, so they have embarked on a series of adventurous money-making schemes."
James Wood; The New Curiosity Shop; The New Yorker; Oct 21, 2013.

"Discounts for the clever or impecunious greatly reduce the sticker price at many universities."
Is College Worth It?; The Economist (London, UK); Apr 5, 2014.

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Action is eloquence. -William Shakespeare, playwright and poet (1564-1616) 
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hahahah, have a seat on the bench here. it's a little crowded but you'll fit :)
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A Butterfly Labs exec loses a probation hearing, but details from the case are worse.
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 tractable

PRONUNCIATION:
(TRAK-tuh-buhl)

MEANING:
adjective: Easily handled, managed, or controlled.

ETYMOLOGY:
>From Latin tractare (to handle), frequentative of trahere (draw). Earliest documented use: 1504.

USAGE:
"'I don't want to go there,' said Sharina, who was normally such a tractable child."
Susan Palwick; Hhasalin; Fantasy & Science Fiction (Cornwall, Connecticut); Sep/Oct 2013.

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In nothing does man, with his grand notions of heaven and charity, show forth his innate, low-bred, wild animalism more clearly than in his treatment of his brother beasts. From the shepherd with his lambs to the red-handed hunter, it is the same; no recognition of rights -- only murder in one form or another. -John Muir, naturalist, explorer, and writer (1838-1914) 
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Last year, Victoria University of Wellington graduate Jake Evill created the Cortex cast, a concept that sought to potentially replace traditional plaster casts while also offering the added...
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ok
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Oh Caesar! Or is it that troublesome Emperor Nero?
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he is verrrrrrry nice!
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Dan Clevenger, the mayor of Marionville, Mo., resigned Monday night, just six days after he told reporters he "kind of agreed" with Frazier Glenn Miller, the former Ku Klux Klan leader who allegedly shot three people to death at two Kansas Jewish centers last week.
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Great news !!
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 bombastic

PRONUNCIATION:
(bom-BAS-tik)

MEANING:
adjective: Pompous or pretentious (in speech or writing).

ETYMOLOGY:
>From Old French bombace (cotton padding), from Latin bombax (cotton). Earliest documented use: 1704.

USAGE:
"Mr. Satya Nadella is a leader with a low-key style that differs from Mr. Ballmer's bombastic manner."
Nick Wingfield; Microsoft Names New Chief; The New York Times; Feb 4, 2014.

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Myth: we have to save the earth. Frankly, the earth doesn't need to be saved. Nature doesn't give a hoot if human beings are here or not. The planet has survived cataclysmic and catastrophic changes for millions upon millions of years. Over that time, it is widely believed, 99 percent of all species have come and gone while the planet has remained. Saving the environment is really about saving our environment -- making it safe for ourselves, our children, and the world as we know it. If more people saw the issue as one of saving themselves, we would probably see increased motivation and commitment to actually do so. -Robert M. Lilienfeld, management consultant and author (b. 1953) and William L. Rathje, archaeologist and author (b. 1945) 
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Thousands years more advance :-) 
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why do you only attack targets of opportunity and ignore when "asseists" post comments about fucked up things from other religions?

please note how i am capable of typing out posts without mashing my fists on the keyboard and expelling giant clouds of brain fart ignorance.
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I want to sleep like this....
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    1981 - 1985
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    1985 - 1987
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i survived your prejudices and hates. i survived your bigotry and unending blame. i fought for my life and i'm proud to say i came out from the muck pretty damn good and along the way i pulled up others and see them growing in successes. life, is good.
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