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# Word for the Day

Insulting or contemptuous…   snide   Snide means insulting or contemptuous in an indirect way. If your friend is wearing too much purple eye shadow and your other friend whispers to you, “What? Was she in a car wreck?” that’s a snidecomment.   Snide remarks are the kinds of things people say with a sneer on their face.…

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# Movie Pick of the Week

    Record-breaking winner of 11 Oscars, including Best Picture, Director, Actor, Supporting Actor, and Score, this epic masterpiece stars Charlton Heston (“The Ten Commandments,” “Touch of Evil”) in the title role of a rebellious Israelite Jew who takes on the Roman Empire during the time of Christ. Featuring one of the most famous action…

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# Word for the Day

When you make a lot of noise… ruckus   When you raise a ruckus you make a lot of noise. A ruckus can be the sound of an argument, the noise of soccer fans celebrating a victory, or it could be two-year-olds banging on pots and pans.   Ruckus sounds like what it means — loud and maybe a little…

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# Word for the Day

Cheap, shoddy, or tasteless…   tawdry   Tawdry means cheap, shoddy, or tasteless. It can be used to describe almost anything from clothes to people to even events or affairs.   You know that shiny black slip you picked up for nothing at a garage sale and used as the skirt of your lion-tamer Halloween costume?…