You can't wait for inspiration, you have to go after it with a club.Jack London
Sounds like he would have been a good newspaperman. I've worn out a few clubs.
WORD OF THE DAY: I found this sentence the other day on NYTimes.com. And now, three years since Mr. Robinson died at age 88, the state that once subjugated him has put its money and imprimatur on a museum devoted to his life and legacy.
Naturally, I had to look up imprimatur.
inprimaturPronunciation: \ˌim-prə-ˈmä-ˌtu̇r, im-ˈpri-mə-ˌtu̇r, -ˌtyu̇r\Function: nounEtymology: New Latin, let it be printed, from imprimere to print, from Latin, to imprint, impress — more at impressDate: 1640
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