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    In this course, tour the artistic and literary merits of video games with The Game Professor, including discussions of popular gaming topics and in-depth analyses of four games.

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    Poem of the Day: The Lost Pilot. by James Tate.

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    Word of the Day: Quail
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    Word of the Day : June 19, 2018

    quail \KWAIL\ verb

    Definition

    1 : to give way : falter

    2 : to recoil in dread or terror : cower

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    Word of the Day : June 19, 2018

    quail \KWAIL\ verb

    Definition

    1 : to give way : falter

    2 : to recoil in dread or terror : cower

    Did You Know?

    Flinch, r...

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    England built an empire out of coal. Now it’s giving it...
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    The UK will stop burning coal for electricity by 2025. The US, meanwhile, is trying to end the “war on coal.”

    The UK will stop burning coal for electricity by 2025. The US, meanwhile, is trying to end the “war on coal.”

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    Word of the Day: Jabberwocky
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    Word of the Day : June 18, 2018

    jabberwocky \JAB-er-wah-kee\ noun

    Definition

    : meaningless speech or writing

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    Word of the Day : June 18, 2018

    jabberwocky \JAB-er-wah-kee\ noun

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    : meaningless speech or writing

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    Poem of the Day: Map to the Stars
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    Poem of the Day: Map to the Stars. by Adrian Matejka.

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    Word of the Day: Meritorious
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    Word of the Day : June 17, 2018

    meritorious \mair-uh-TOR-ee-us\ adjective

    Definition

    : deserving of honor or esteem

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    Word of the Day : June 17, 2018

    meritorious \mair-uh-TOR-ee-us\ adjective

    Definition

    : deserving of honor or esteem

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    People who demonstrate...

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    Poem of the Day: Harold and the Purple Crayon
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    Poem of the Day: Harold and the Purple Crayon. By D. Gilson.

    Poem of the Day: Harold and the Purple Crayon. By D. Gilson.

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    Word of the Day: Tantalize
    A lesson with Merriam-Webster
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    Word of the Day : June 16, 2018

    tantalize \TAN-tuh-lyze\ verb

    Definition

    : to tease or torment by or as if by presenting something desirable to the view b...

    Word of the Day : June 16, 2018

    tantalize \TAN-tuh-lyze\ verb

    Definition

    : to tease or torment by or as if by presenting something desirable to the view b...

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