Category Archives: urban dictionary

The Mary Sue Syndrome of Downton Abbey

As Downton Abbey brings to close its sophomore season, I think it’s going to become a target for parody and criticism. It’s the unfortunate burden of mega success. There’s a threshold of forgiveness in the nano-second attention span of the … Continue reading

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You can be a glamorous drudge too!

As we get to know each other better on this forum, I feel it’s time to share some of my many gifts. When I’m not creating new words for Urban Dictionary to help the vocabularily-challenged express themselves better, you might … Continue reading

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Maybe you should have done WHAT???

Good times, good times last Saturday night. I have recently joined a biking/running team with my husband and a couple of friends. It’s a fun group of people who are a lot more hard-core than I am but welcoming despite … Continue reading

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Urban Dictionary definition: The R-word

1. The R-word Finally! 38 years after George Carlin’s comedy routine, “The Seven Words You Can’t Say on Television”, the eighth word has been born. The R-word stands for “Retard” which is now banned thanks to state house rallies in … Continue reading

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