Skip to comments.Word of the Day, FRiday, November 16, 2012 - Latitudinarian
Posted on 11/16/2012 4:25:03 AM PST by tioga
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Homework on my desk and the coffee urn is full....
Good morning. Latitudinarian sounds like a fancy word for cafeteria Catholics.
or political justice Catholics, ie liberal leftists invading my church. they are only Catholics because they were born into it. A++
....guess we have some remedial work for the miscreants.
Tow for toe is my fav mistype. LOL Unless I am writing it, I do that. Too easy a mistake to make. If he had been in the navy it would have been a perfect typo.
OK, class. I have a haircut.....gotta run. Truant Officer will be out looking for you if homework is not on my desk. ;^)
The dems claim they’re latitudinarian
But my take is somewhat contrarian
They push, without caution
For Catholic abortion
All policies Rat-atudinarian
We have a Winner!
I saw something on twitter saying he was leaving that official line about the video behind. We shall see. I’m not optimistic.
Secret was in so early she had to make the coffee fer the teacher .....
If you don’t care where you are while traveling, you might be a Latitudinarian.
If you really don’t care where you are while traveling, you are both a Latitudinarian and a Longitudarian.
But if you forget a fine for overdue books while not caring where or when you are while traveling, you are definitely a Libraridinarian.
Public schools and other quasi governmental organizations can no longer be termed latitudinarian — they have no tolerance for Christians.
Bob, Long time no see!
Your special brand of brilliance, has been missed.
And speaking of missing, I’m also missing my Libraridirian.
We’re not going to get technical with a word that has that many letters and some twice or more. So let’s just skim the top of our brains: Latitudinarian is someone who studies Latins who have an attitude.
Example, I go home and both pizzas from Little Caesars are gone. What does the wife say? “Et tu...Brutalus!”
See what I mean? Next time I hide her dentures in the cat box and let’er gum her pepperoni. Latitudinarian is a tough job.
My brother-in-law got laid off yesterday. Worked for his company for 10 years, making C-Pap and other respiratory devices.
On another thread this morning, Desert Rhino posted this link to Mark Twain’s SCATHING review of James Fennimoore Cooper’s work. Wordsmiths should be interested in all of the ways he denigrates poor Cooper.
Actually posting the link would help:
The latitudinarian Weltanschaung of the average American stands in stark contrast to the dogmatism of the Islamists.
The term latitudinarian does not refer to how much space you take on a loveseat.
Please excuse—forgot rules.
I recently read an article where the term “sow the seeds of discontent” was written as “sew the seeds”..... is this what colleges are putting out these days?
Your poem made me think of something - perhaps the reason radical feminists and liberals are so crazy pushing abortion is a hope to kill off more Christians? Since we raise our children with the same values/morals/religious beliefs, maybe they feel killing them off will lower our numbers? I saw an idiot liberal black woman (MSNBC) who claimed we were against abortion to raise the numbers of WHITES in America.... that idiot didn’t realize she was supporting genocide since her race is 12% of the population and accounts for closer to 50% of abortions. Dumb ass.
That’s how farmer’s daughters get sequins, right? Sewing the seeds.
54 and cloudy, but the sun is making an attempt to come out...
Obama and his minions pretend
A latitudinarian attitude-
But that just doesn’t go with
Being divisive, criminal and rude
They think themselves partician
And above all those silly rules-
They encourage koolaid drinking
Among all their idiots and fools
When their delusions come to ruin
And are open to every avid look
This mob owned pres will join another-
Namely Nixon, his fellow crook...
I’m reminded of Nixon more all the time-especially the bravado and bluster-so similar...
Okay-what are they being “sewn” onto-some “nit” fabric? I want to scream every time I see grammar misuse/abuse like that-why even teach anyone to write if no one who is remotely literate is going to understand what the hell they are talking about?
Dumbasss is right-was she related to that female member of congress who said (a few years ago) that she supported “choice” because her mother couldn’t have an abortion?
I can’t remember knowing but four or five women who have actually aborted a baby-and only one of them was caucasian (hispanic).
A+++ JoeyB is pressing his version of the Catholic faith.....he’s gonna regret it.
If you consider Santa Claus a Latitudinarian, it conjures the image of him spinning in place.
What is the world coming to when they just stop making Twinkies?
Looks like he came clean. Wonder if he finally had enough and just came out with the affair himself? He should have done it when Benghazi happened.
LMAO A++ And where are you in this world? I never know. You have your coordinates?
They better not be in retail then. A++
A++ Be nice. No wife jokes. ;^)
Prayers for him. I thought the last four years were rough, the next four will be much harder.
I just read The Last Man, by Vince Flynn. Love to read about Mitch Rapp killing terrorists.
“when they just stop making Twinkies?”
Admittedly, I didn’t/don’t buy sugary snacks or white bread for my family, but I guarantee the niche left by Hostess products will be filled by (with?) Little Debbies or the like-no one will be jonesing for that stuff for long...
Pan Bimbo, anyone?
All I can say is I type so fast I don’t really read it after. Tow..toe, or sow...sew. If they really don’t know the phrase...who knows? I keep doing the same thing.
If I want something sweet I share a dessert with DH while out to dinner or I buy some expensive chocolate and ration it out to myself. That junk food just does not appeal to me. I bake once or twice a month for the fire station, but not any more than that. I will bake for Thanksgiving and holidays as well. DH buys that junk and eats it, I shun it. I will not buy it for him, either.
(OK...full disclosure: I was stressed beyond reason...my heart kept racing (PACs really). I spent a day or two eating butterfingers around Halloween recently. It didn’t really help my stress but the sugar high gave me momentary relief. ;^) Butterfingers and I have since called off our affair. No bitterness, no regrets.)
Oh, I do love the taste of dark, barely-sweet chocolate once in a blue moon-when I have that lust, I get a mini-bar of Russell Stover sugar free dark chocolate, and enjoy it very, very slowly, like good wine...
Just about the only thing I bake is bread for my use and for barter with neighbors for fresh eggs, honey, etc.
I bake pumpkin bread for Thanksgiving. That’s about it. I like the Sam’s Club pumpkin pie too much to bother baking. I get a couple around Thanksgiving and Christmas.
I said to my family that it wouldn’t surprise me if Bimbo decided to sell Penguinos and such here to fill the Hostess void.
You can get most of the Bimbo brands here at stores that cater to Latinos-I go to one that also has a Tex-Mex deli, Farmers’ market on Tuesdays, and so forth-one of those places that has a sign saying “barbacoa Sabado y Domingo”, and a brake-and-tire shop out back...
My daughter is fond of the Marinela snack cakes-the ones that are like Little Debbies-she stocks up every time we go there, and her weight shows it-about 25 extra pounds.
HEB also has a lot Bimbo products and Orowheat stuff, which I think is also owned by Bimbo.
I used to make pumpkin bread, but my husband and daughter did not like it, so I started making banana bread for a treat instead, which they both liked, but I do not...
They just recently started using the “Bimbo” brand on some bread products here.
If we had any Latino markets here I’d get some Japanese style cacahuates.
Speaking of the devil-I just saw on an internet news trailer that said something about Bimbo buiying the Twinkie brand...
Well, I'm up in North Carolina right now, but apparently my father-in-law is flying over Texas dropping pumpkins on innocent dirt.
Got this from a recent email from him ....
Saturday I went to the Fault Line Flyers airfield near Briggs Texas. Bill S. had invited me. This was their annual Pumpkin Drop event. Bill flew the two seat glider and I sat in back and dropped a pumpkin from a thousand feet. The first drop was fair but not great. I thought we would do better on the second drop but we actually did worse. A pumpkin kicks up a lot of dust on the dry ground from a thousand foot drop. Bill did great on the spot landing after the drop, especially after the second drop. Lots of fun.
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