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Word of the Day: 6/30/16

Nadir – the lowest point

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Spanish Word of the Day

Spanish Word of the Day: 6/30/16

Posar:  to pose, to place

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Spanish Word of the Day: 6/29/16

Posteriormente:  afterward, subsequently

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Word of the Day: 6/29/16

Attenuate – to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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Spanish Word of the Day: 6/28/16

Estar en estado:  to be expecting, to be pregnant

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Word of the Day: 6/28/16

Licit – not forbidden by law

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Spanish Word of the Day: 6/27/16

Atrapar:  to catch, to apprehend 

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Word of the Day: 6/27/16

Crackerjack – of striking ability or excellence 

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‘Spy’ Director Confirms Melissa McCarthy Wants To Do A Sequel — People’s Choice

While director Paul Feig gears up to take the box office by storm with his forthcoming Ghostbusters reboot, fans of his 2015 comedy Spy will be excited to hear that the successful writer/director already has a story idea for a potential sequel! Featuring an all-star cast headlined by Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, and Rose Byrne,…

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Books

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

It is a universally acknowledged truth that high school sucks.  But on the first day of his senior year, Greg Gaines thinks he’s figured it out:  the answer to the basic existential question, how is it possible to exist in a place that sucks so bad?  His strategy:  Remain at the periphery at all times.  Keep an insanely low profile.  Make mediocre films with the one person who is even sort of his friend, Earl.

This plan works for exactly eight hours.  Then Greg’s mom forces him to become friends with a girl who has cancer.  This brings about the destruction of Greg’s entire life.