This Wednesday’s Wordapod—Wimpanzee—should appeal to most anthropologists and primatologists…and wordsmiths…out there. Wimpanzee is one of many such enjoyable new Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words.
This column was to be written Saturday morning, quite a few hours before the somewhat stunning non-guilty verdict was announced in Sanford, Florida, thereby exonerating George Zimmerman of either second-degree murder or manslaughter in the homicide of Trayvon Martin.
Even now, four or so hours post-decision as I start to write, I’m still letting this sink in for a moment, as I am not so much shocked by the verdict itself (anything can and does happen in jury trials) but still reeling at the seeming finality of it and everything that preceded it.
Wednesday’s freshly coined Wordapod, found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words, may even appeal to arachnophobes.
As July 4th approaches, I must ask you: Are you doing your PASTRIOTIC duty? Wednesday’s Wordapod is one of many such enjoyable new words to be found in my Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words.