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#383695 - 10/04/12 07:52 PM Word of the day
fredk Offline
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Crapulous.

As used in this sentence from The Economist:

" Others argue that drinking habits have become polarised, with the moderate majority increasingly distanced from a crapulous minority."

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Final notes: Carpulous Minority. Sounds like a new release by Negative Orange.
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#383736 - 10/05/12 03:15 PM Re: Word of the day [Re: fredk]
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It's kind of the perfect word for we Canucks to learn this weekend . . . gobblegobblegobble . . .
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#383742 - 10/05/12 03:28 PM Re: Word of the day [Re: Amie]
fredk Offline
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Originally Posted By: Amie
It's kind of the perfect word for we Canucks to learn this weekend . . . gobblegobblegobble . . .

On Thanks Giving, your average Canadian becomes part of the crapulous majority? I thought that was a St Paddies day thing.
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#383767 - 10/06/12 04:34 PM Re: Word of the day [Re: fredk]
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Flippandazzle....the blinding flash you receive when a bald guy's toupee falls off.
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