# Word for the Day

 If you’re mad but acting happy…. facade   A facade is the front of a building, or a kind of front people put up emotionally. If you’re mad but acting happy, you’re putting up a facade.   This word has to do with the outer layer of something. One sense has to do with the front or outside…


SOLO can you go

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt. Look, you knew I was going to have to review this, I saw the original Star Wars in the theater. Yes, I am that old. (No spoilers I promise.)   I’m going to cut right to the chase here, instead of burying the lede. Good flick.  Not the best in…


# Word for the Day

to warm yourself either literally or figuratively…     bask   To bask in something is to take it in, receive its warmth, or bathe in its goodness. On the first warm day of the spring, you may bask in the sunshine. When you win the Pulitzer, you bask in your own glory.   In Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” Jaques…