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Take A Whiff...Do My Armpits Smell Old?
2012-05-31 07:43:35

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com More news was made this week in the ongoing struggle between the classes. No, not the wealth classes or the classes of status: The classes of age. We´ve all been a part of this struggle and have seen it played out first hand. The younger class – say, ages 20 and up – are just ready to, like, live their life, you know? They can´t be bothered when “the man” tries to bring them down. Then there´s the class of the...


Word of the Day
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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