August 6, 2019 – NATIONAL NIGHT OUT DAY – NATIONAL ROOT BEER FLOAT DAY – NATIONAL WIGGLE YOUR TOES DAY – NATIONAL FRESH BREATH DAY

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aver

Definition: (verb) To assert formally as a fact.
Synonyms: allege, say.

Usage: For as my conscience does not accuse me, I aver that I am not a criminal.

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Adronitis: Frustration with how long it takes to get to know someone

adronitis n.

frustration with how long it takes to get to know someone—spending the first few weeks chatting in their psychological entryway, with each subsequent conversation like entering a different anteroom, each a little closer to the center of the house—wishing instead that you could start there and work your way out

chrysalism

chrysalism n.

the amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm…

http://www.dictionaryofobscuresorrows.com/post/21547053916/chrysalism

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a compendium of invented words written by John Koenig. Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language—to give a name to emotions we all might experience but don’t yet have a word for.

wytai

wytai – noun –  a feature of modern society that suddenly strikes you as absurd and grotesque—from zoos and milk-drinking to organ transplants, life insurance, and fiction—part of the faint background noise of absurdity that reverberates from the moment our ancestors first crawled out of the slime but could not for the life of them remember what they got up to do.

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retinue

retinue – (noun) – The group following and attending to some important person.
Synonyms: entourage, cortege, suite.

Usage: Guillaume Lejean…reached Karthoum by way of the Red Sea, and embarked upon the Nile with a retinue of twenty-one hired men and twenty soldiers.

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August 3, 2019 – NATIONAL GRAB SOME NUTS DAY – NATIONAL WATERMELON DAY – MEAD DAY – NATIONAL JAMAICAN PATTY DAY – NATIONAL GEORGIA DAY – NATIONAL DISC GOLF DAY – NATIONAL MUSTARD DAY

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August 2, 2019 – NATIONAL WATER BALLOON DAY – INTERNATIONAL BEER DAY – NATIONAL ICE CREAM SANDWICH DAY – NATIONAL COLORING BOOK DAY

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“RTFM”

RTFM is an acronym for “Read The F***ing Manual”. RTFM is used in response to a question from a newbie that may be deemed unnecessary or redundant, had that individual done some basic research on the subject beforehand.

The antithesis of RTFM is TL;DR, which stands for “too long; didn’t read.”

 

http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/rtfm

August 1, 2019 – NATIONAL MAHJONG DAY – NATIONAL GIRLFRIENDS DAY – NATIONAL IPA DAY – RESPECT FOR PARENTS DAY – NATIONAL RASPBERRY CREAM PIE DAY – NATIONAL MINORITY DONOR AWARENESS DAY

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NEW DAY PROCLAMATION | NATIONAL WATER BALLOON DAY – First Friday in August

NATIONAL WATER BALLOON DAY Fill ’em up! The first Friday in August ushers in National Water Balloon Day just in time for the hottest days of summer! Pop, throw, splash, or just squish! What kid or adult doesn’t enjoy a water balloon in the hot summer? Since Edgar Ellington invented the waterproof sock in 1950, […]

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NEW DAY PROCLAMATION | NATIONAL WATER BALLOON DAY – First Friday in August

NATIONAL WATER BALLOON DAY Fill ’em up! The first Friday in August ushers in National Water Balloon Day just in time for the hottest days of summer! Pop, throw, splash, or just squish! What kid or adult doesn’t enjoy a water balloon in the hot summer? Since Edgar Ellington invented the waterproof sock in 1950, […]

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“Sic Semper Tyrannis” – Virginia State Motto

Virginia’s official state motto is “Sic Semper Tyrannis” (Thus Always to Tyrants). The Latin motto appears on the state seal and flag of Virginia.

Read More… http://www.statesymbolsusa.org/symbol/virginia/state-motto/thus-always-tyrants

And Also… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sic_semper_tyrannis

More about Virginia: Virginia is the oldest of the 13 original colonies. Virginia’s capital, Richmond, is among the country’s oldest cities. The Virginia General Assembly is the oldest continuous law-making body in the New World.

NEW DAY PROCLAMATION | NATIONAL MAHJONG DAY – August 1

NATIONAL MAHJONG DAY – August 1 NATIONAL MAHJONG DAY On August 1, National Mahjong Day deals out a game to get the celebration started! Will you honor the day with a win? The 19th-century strategy game became popular in the United States in the 1920s. While the game is played with tiles, it’s much like […]

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