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Diane’s Distractions

Word of the Week: cumshaw (KUHM-shaw), noun; 1. A present; gratuity; tip. Did they seriously just say that? “Trees cause more pollution that automobiles do.” – Ronald Reagan Weekly Thought: “The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is … Continue reading

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Diane’s Distractions

Word of the Week: zeitgeber (TSAHYT-gey-ber), noun; 1. An environmental cue, as the length of daylight, that helps to regulate the cycles of an organism’s biological clock. Did they seriously just say that? “I guess the Broncos were so anxious … Continue reading

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