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…


# Word for the Day

Dumbfounded or bewildered… flummox   Does the word flummox bewilder, confound, dumbfound and generally mystify you? Well, fear no more, because flummox means all of these things!   Things that flummox you are probably not that serious, and often pretty amusing and informal: a TV remote or a crossword puzzle, for example, rather than something major like why your…