word du jour: Knocked-Up

According to Merriam Webster’s learner’s dictionary (and everyone else in this country besides Todd Palin) “knocked-up” means PREGNANT not RAPED: knock up [phrasal verb] 1 knock (someone) up or knock Continue Reading →

word du jour: VIGILANTE

According to Merriam-Webster online, the definition of VIGILANTE is: a member of a volunteer committee organized to suppress and punish crime summarily (as when the processes of law are viewed Continue Reading →