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Beware the elusive adnominal snowman

December 1, 2022 SST

By Curtis Honeycutt My daughter has started roaming the streets looking for Bigfoot clues. According to her kindergarten classmates, Bigfoot only comes out at night, and that’s when he drops clues around the neighborhood. While […]

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Top 10 list of thanks 2022

November 23, 2022 SST

By Torry Stiles 10. The American Education System and whoever it was who invented the numbers one through 10. 9. My wife who doesn’t throw me out when she’s not No. 1 on my lists. […]

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Embracing unembraceable idea nouns

November 23, 2022 SST

By Curtis Honeycutt In elementary school, we learn a noun is a “person, place or thing.” Rabbit. Cereal. Toilet. Especially toilet. Words like “toilet” make Mad Libs a hit with my kids when we take […]

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Confused about this word? Get in line.

November 17, 2022 SST

By Curtis Honeycutt Of all the Scrabble letters, Q and Z hold the most value, at 10 points apiece. In 1982, Karl Khoshnaw – the Michael Jordan of Scrabble – used both letters to spell […]

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Top 10 ways to ruin Thanksgiving

November 17, 2022 SST

By Torry Stiles 10.  “I’ve got some recipes I want to try.” 9. “Just leave the turkey out on the counter and it’ll thaw by tomorrow.” 8.  “Don’t be silly. Your cousin is allergic to peanuts. […]

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Top 10 signs of a cheap airline

November 10, 2022 SST

By Torry Stiles 10. Your midflight meal is a pitch-in. 9. It costs extra to check your baggage and extra again to get it back. 8. The “aisle seating” option is IN the aisle, not ON […]

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Today I learned: how to pronounce ‘GIF’

November 3, 2022 SST

By Curtis Honeycutt I understand if you’re not on Reddit; after all, it’s quite the opposite of a local newspaper. However, the online community of Reddit contains groups for virtually any interest, as well as […]