BRAIN ON DRUGS:
A survey by AAA found that gas prices could surge as high as $4 a gallon this summer. (https://goo.gl/3QP1Pa)
The NYPD arrested a woman on Saturday after finding a stolen $30,000 Rolex watch inside her panties. A man accused the woman of stealing it from his apartment after meeting her in a club. When the cops approached her they used a metal detector wand over her buttocks and the alarm went off. (https://goo.gl/QSzdx1)
Las Vegas police say a drunk man survived a fall from a fourth story balcony at the Luxor hotel on Saturday night. The man was able to break his fall on a some decorations in the lobby. He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries (https://goo.gl/tj9nYd)
In Elizabethan England, the spoon was so novel and prized that people carried their own folding spoons to banquets.
It costs more to buy a new car today in the United States than it cost Christopher Columbus to equip and undertake three voyages to and from the New World.
LINK TO TODAY'S WORD - Grandiloquent Words
-The state of being carefree; light-heartedness.
From Greek, from rhathymos lighthearted, easy-tempered, carefree (from rha easy, ready + thymos spirit, mind, courage) + -ia -y
Used in a sentence:
“Gesticulate your prehensile appendages in the aether wantonly with an insouciant rhathymia!”
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