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Twenty years in prison took Roderick “Rudy” Bankston to the dictionary, unlocking a long-standing passion for words

In 1995, at the age of 18, I was arrested and jailed in Milwaukee County Jail for first degree manslaughter, accomplice in crime and first degree reckless endangerment of security, accomplice in crime . The first case exposed me to a life sentence, the second to five years. My mother had convinced me to surrender, […]

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Psychic bucks: Averill Park graduate predicted final victory in 2018 yearbook

AVERILL PARK, NY (NEWS10) – Do you believe in psychic abilities? Otherwise, a New Yorker might just change his mind. Local dancer wins national competition In 2018, Jack Paris, then senior at Averill Park, made a prediction in his high school yearbook. On Tuesday, his vision came true: Milwaukee Bucks, 2021 NBA champions. “I did […]

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Hangeul ‘Hunminjeongeum’ manual will be sold as a NFT limited edition

January. 10. 2022 Settings Way of life 2021-07-23 08:37 Hangeul ‘Hunminjeongeum’ manual will be sold as a NFT limited edition A page from the 15th century manuscript “Hunminjeongeum Haeryebon”, a textbook of the Korean writing system, Hangeul / Courtesy of CHA By Park Han-solCopies of an invaluable manuscript detailing the origins and functioning of the […]

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Psychic bucks? High school graduate predicted final victory in yearbook 2018

through: Griffin haas, Nexstar News Wire Posted: July 23, 2021 / 4:51 PM MDT / Update: Jul 23, 2021 / 4:51 PM MDT AVERILL PARK, NY (WTEN) – Do you believe in psychic abilities? If not, maybe this New Yorker can change his mind. In 2018, Jack Paris, then a high school student from Averill […]

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“Zaddy”, “Yeet” and other popular words added to Dictionary.com – UNF Spinnaker

Dust off that old scrabble board for a family game night because Dictionary.com To added over 300 new words that cover topics ranging from COVID-19 to well-known pop culture references. “Our team is redefining what it means to be the dictionary in a rapidly changing world. We are more than definitions and synonyms, ”said Jennifer […]

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‘The Compliance Entrepreneur’s Handbook’ dispels the false paradox | Item

In compliance, where prudence reigns in principle, a feeling of risk aversion permeates the profession, at least in terms of reputation. Compliance entrepreneurship therefore almost seems like a non-starter, too incompatible to work in tandem. “The Compliance Entrepreneur’s Handbook: Tools, Tips & Tactics to Find Your Killer Idea and Create Success on Your Own Terms“ […]

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Dictionary.com adds over 300 new words including “zaddy” and “ghost kitchen”

The world has changed a lot over the past year – and, of course, so have our vocabulary. Dictionary.com has added over 300 new words and definitions to its Last update to include new terminology and slang. “It’s a complicated and difficult society we live in, and language changes are helping us tackle it,” John […]

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Oof, Y’all, Dictionary.com just added over 300 new words and definitions

While some of them may be enough to make you say “oof”, the over 300 new words and definitions added to Dictionary.com in its latest round of updates reflect the realities of our rapidly changing world. Words that were popularized by the coronavirus pandemic, technological advances and racial calculation across the United States are now […]

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Dictionary.com adds over 300 new words and definitions: NPR

Dictionary.com has added over 300 new words and definitions, including “yeet” and “oof”, which reflect the changing world. Karen Bleier / AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle legend Karen Bleier / AFP via Getty Images Dictionary.com has added over 300 new words and definitions, including “yeet” and “oof”, which reflect the changing world. Karen […]

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Members of Parliament will receive a handbook on the words ‘unparliamentary’ | India News

BHOPAL: ‘Pappu’ is part of the lexicon of legislators in Madhya Pradesh. So is ‘Feku’. They have been listed as “unparliamentary” in a sort of dictionary that members here present will receive to inform them of words to avoid if the next monsoon session is boiling. Within a fortnight, MPs will undergo two days of […]

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Crypto Dictionary, Book Review: A Useful AZ of Crypto Definitions

Crypto Dictionary: 500 Tasty Tidbits for the Curious Cryptographer • by Jean-Philippe Aumasson • No Starch / Penguin Random House • 160 pages • ISBN: 9781718501409 • £ 20.99 / $ 24.99 Cryptography is perhaps the most important thing you use every day – from e-commerce and messaging apps to retrieving your emails, withdrawing money […]

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Private detective books | Yearbook 60

BOOKS Yearbook 60 Edited by Adam Macqueen September 2, 2021 Six decades of jokes and journalism A story of the last 60 years, as seen by Britain’s first, most successful and indeed only fortnightly satirical magazine. ONLY IN THE MAGAZINE Fears over Humpty Dumped as support for Red Wall Seesaws – Nursery Times exclusive… Grinning […]

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Real stories to illustrate definitions from the new refugee dictionary

THE dean of CountdownThe Dictionary Corner, Susie Dent, is supporting a campaign for a refugee dictionary that will define ‘refugee’ through thousands of stories, launched by the UK charity of the United Nations Refugee Agency for mark the 70th anniversary of the United Nations Refugee Convention. Anglican archbishops have come up with their own definitions. […]

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New guide helps businesses plan their post-COVID business landscape

Woody Wade, a Swiss expert in the strategic technique of scenario planning, has just launched “SEE YOUR NEW NORMAL”, a manual intended for managers wishing to understand how their post-pandemic terrain could evolve. The book is available in e-book and paperback format. The COVID pandemic has brought about unprecedented change in almost every sector of […]

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Again: this is not your average guide

This is an edition yet of Under the Radar with Callie Crossley. This segment originally aired on November 20, 2020. Boston is of course known for its history – but the city’s best-known people are largely white and male – think Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, and Henry David Thoreau. Some of that has changed over […]