Education News Archive - June 20, 2006

By Erin Hendricks, American News, Aberdeen, S.D. Jun. 20--Sam Merkel doesn't do speech writing. Sure, the newest Boys State governor-elect and Aberdeen native may jot down an outline now and then, but most of the time he will just wing it. "I don't write speeches," Merkel said.

Word of the Day
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.