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Did you know... ... that today, besides being Thanksgiving in the United States (Happy Thanksgiving!), is Magellan Day? In 1520, Ferdinand Magellan passed through the Magellan Strait and reached the Pacific Ocean on his way to completing a trip around the world. Today, his name is synonymous with discovery and exploration. ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: … Continue reading Did you know…

WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY Blandishment blan-dihSH-mənt Part of speech: noun Origin: Latin, 16th century 1 Flattering speech intended to coax or influence 2 The act of persuasion by means of flattery Examples of Blandishment in a sentence "The fundraiser organizer used blandishments to convince the donors to fill out their checkbooks." "You may get on the good side of … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY