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Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s time once again to look to a 90s Romantic Comedy for sage advice to guide us through our every day lives. In the words of Janeane Garofalo in the 1996 movie “The Truth About Cats and Dogs,” “You can love your pets, but just don´t LOVE your pets.” Another lesson learned from this film: Be yourself. Don´t try to be Uma Thurman. It seems the latest from the journal Archives of...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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