Skip to comments.Word for the Day, Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - Eldritch
Posted on 04/18/2012 6:26:55 AM PDT by tioga
In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of Word for the Day.
[Perhaps Middle English *elriche : Old English el-, strange, other; see al-1 in Indo-European roots + Old English rce, realm; see reg- in Indo-European roots.]
Rules: Everyone must leave a post using the Word for the Day in a sentence.
The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day.
The Review threads are linked for your edification. ;-)
Practice makes perfect.....post on....
Review Thread One: Word For The Day, Thursday 11/14/02: Raffish (Be SURE to check out posts #92 and #111 on this thread!)
Review Thread Two: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/14/03: Roister
Review Thread Three: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/28/03: Obdurate
No, but for Mardi Gras they could serve a Cavalier King cake.
I saw you last night when the #ObamaDogRecipes was trending. I couldn’t stop laughing long enough to reply to you. At one point 100 tweets popped up in seconds.
Q What does Obama call a dog on the roof of a car?
A Fast food.
OTOH, the eld’ritch is the urge that some middle- to late-agers get to start chasing 20-ish bimbos....
another good one!
What do you call a dog wagging it’s tail at the White House?
A Happy Meal!
I haven’t seen it yet since it’s been nonstop hockey on TV here and I am still waiting for season 2 of Downton Abbey from my library. A long list of holds were in front of me. Great characters and I do love Maggie Smith.
As soon as season 2 of Downton Abbey is on Netflix for streaming, I’m all over it.
I didn’t see the recipes, but I didn’t look at the article-but maybe a close eye should be kept on the first dog, Bo...
As the economy grows darker,
So do Obama’s eldritch speeches-
Now they seem to be directed
To only idiots and leeches
They don’t have a single clue
To what “speculation” might be-
They may even think its something
That they should get for free
Too bad that Florida in 2000
Didn’t make such fools take note-
Instead, we’re still a country with
Some people too clueless to vote
Yes, last night was a fun one on the twitters.
why don’t you just buy the DVD?
I love the Dogflap. Liberals should just roll over and laugh about it, they can’t win this one.
I don’t know. DVDs are so last decade. If I can watch it on Netflix in my home or anywhere my PC is (in the US, anyway) why collect shiny discs?
Certain DVDs I like to watch frequently, I have copied onto a hard drive and they travel with me that way.
I just checked Netflix. Season 2 not available yet. Noticed the adjectives used to describe the show: “Cerebral, understated.”
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.