Friends and Fellow WU-vies:
I note that some comments are trending into personal vituperation. May I ask that all offenders tone down their remarks and respect our forum....?
Otherwise, the Righteous Hammer of Wrath will have to be employed.
Listed in chronological order. Newest comments at the end.
I had to go to dictionary.com and lookup vituperation. It meant what I thought it did.
verbal abuse or castigation; violent denunciation or condemnation.
I figured if I was confused, might clarify for someone else.
Posted by Mini Viking on 08/16/11 at 10:35 AM
I feel like I'm getting an English lesson today.
Posted by Mini Viking on 08/16/11 at 10:47 AM
And if the Righteous Hammer of Wrath isn't enough, the Grandmotherly Bar of Soap will be next!
Posted by TheCannyScot in Atlanta, GA on 08/16/11 at 11:53 AM
Sesquipedalians are all the same, Paul just can't help himself.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 08/16/11 at 11:57 AM
Congrats, Expat, I had to look sesquipedalian up. I understood the underlying meaning, but not what it means in English. Turns out, it's people who use 18" words. Or, at least, words that are a foot and a half long
Posted by TheCannyScot in Atlanta, GA on 08/16/11 at 07:04 PM
All these new words should make our cruciverbalists happy.
Posted by yogi in Kennesaw GA on 08/16/11 at 07:08 PM
Excuse me, but I believe that what my esteemed friend Paul was saying is...PLAY NICE OR GET OUT OF THE SAND BOX.
Posted by patty in Ohio, USA on 08/16/11 at 10:19 PM
WU's commentary is excellent. One of the reasons I continually return. So, thanks to all the people leaving interesting replies in addition to the great posts.
On a side note, never let a kid you're responsible for play in a public sandbox. Just google the phrase "found in" sandbox and see what comes up. However, I'm totally cool with this metaphorical sandbox.
Posted by Pablo on 08/17/11 at 10:55 PM
I believe it would be a fire giant Miland.
Posted by Mini Viking on 08/18/11 at 10:53 AM
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