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2009-07-13 06:14:11

Hyper-condensed recipes are the newest craze flying through the Twitter-sphere, bringing stripped-down recipes from seasoned professional cooks to the masses.  Critics say it's an impractical and inconvenient fad that won't stand the test of time, but for thousands of Twitter veterans just might be the best thing since sliced bread. For the uninitiated, Twittered recipes might appear reminiscent of some dreaded high school chemistry class.  Conforming to the general rules for all...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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