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Aaron White adds: You may want to explore the fact that the hashshshins were somewhat of a voodoo-ized grand conspiracy scapegoat cult (the very fact of their existence is impossible to confirm). They supposedly were a secret society (a la the Fre...
"" is a in the , used as an example of how and can be used to create complicated linguistic constructs. It has been discussed in literature since 1972 when the sentence was used by , an associate professor at the . It was posted to by Rapaport i...
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n. [Brit. wallesia] a condition characterized by scanning faces in a crowd looking for a specific person who would have no reason to be there, which is your brain's way of checking to see whether...
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is a collection of words that are troublesome to readers and writers. Words are grouped according to the way they are most often confused or misused.
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