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  • Mother Shyra 13:35 on 25 August 2008 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , Anne Morris, Commitment, Dido, , , Pedant, Pedantesque, Peter Thomas, Rules For Being Human, White Flag, ,   

    Motivational Quote/Word/Videos/Song of the Day 


    MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE OF THE DAY

    “The irony of commitment is that it’s deeply liberating — in work, in play, in love.” -Anne Morriss (part of a quote from The Way I See It #76, Starbucks Coffee)

    PETER THOMAS ON COMMITMENT  *******Wow!  I had no idea Abraham Lincoln went through so much before he became a president.  Now that’s commitment!*******


    WORD OF THE DAY

    PEDANT

    ped*ant [ped-nt]
    -noun
    1. a person who makes an excessive or inappropriate display of learning.
    2. a person who overemphasizes rules or minor details.
    3. a person who adheres rigidly to book knowledge without regard to common sense.
    4. Obsolete. a schoolmaster.

    [Origin: 1580–90; < It pedante teacher, pedant; appar. akin to pedagogue; see -ant]


    ped·ant·esque, adjective
    ped·ant·hood, noun


    2. hairsplitter.
    RULES FOR BEING HUMAN  *******(Definition #2)  The best motivational material is often pedantesque.  As far as motivation goes, it seems to be the best way to drive the point home.*******
    SONG OF THE DAY
    DIDO-WHITE FLAG
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  • Mother Shyra 11:13 on 25 August 2008 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Cake, , Jim Gaffigan,   

    The Monday Funnies 


    JIM GAFFIGAN-CAKE  *******OMG!!!  I just cried so hard!  I hate fruitcake!!!  ROFL!!!

     
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