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Words You Probably Didn’t Know Were Portmanteaus

Words You Probably Didn’t Know Were Portmanteaus

Don’t know what a portmanteau is? If you have heard of the words brunch, blog and pixel, then yes, you know portmanteaus (just not what they are). Portmanteaus, in the literary sense is a word that is created by merging two different words (and their meanings)... Read More »

Failure in life

"A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life."
~ Christopher Morley

Valentines Day Origin

Valentines Day Origin

Though no one has pinpointed the exact origin of the holiday, one good place to start is ancient Rome, where men hit on women by, well, hitting them.    From Feb. 13 to 15, the Romans celebrated the feast of Lupercalia. The men sacrificed a goat an... Read More »

Predator Manhole Cover

While outside Pak n Save Silverdale today I noticed (I notice things) this manhole cover with Predator writing on it.
Feel free to google images for "predator writing".