Monthly Archives: November 2013

CHAN-GIVING – Wednesday’s Wordapod

Chan-giving??

 

Tonight, we celebrate what many (too many?) are calling Thanksgivukkah, the convergence of Chanukah and Thanksgiving. It is a really cool thing that the two holidays coincide. Apparently this is the only time that the holidays (Chanukah starts in the evening with, if you will, Thanksgiving’s Eve) will do this for billions and billions of years. And yes, the mathematical proof eludes me.

W-podia

 

If you like “Chan-giving”, you will love the 250-plus creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

Chan-giving 

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Thankgivukkah, Et Cetera

Thanksgiving, Et Cetera

 

Tomorrow evening, we celebrate what many (too many?) are calling Thanksgivukkah, the convergence of Chanukah and Thanksgiving. It is a really cool thing that these two joyous holidays coincide like this. I am already salivating thinking about all of the turkey, latkes (potato pancakes), sweet potato, pumpkin pie and fried doughnuts that I am about to ingest. Which is a lot to digest. But I digress.

 

Apparently, this is the only time that the holidays (Chanukah starts tomorrow evening along with, if you will, Thanksgiving’s Eve) will come together for billions and billions of years. And while the mathematical proof eludes me, suffice it for me to write that while the 2013 Thanksgiving falls on its latest possible date, this year’s Chanukah falls on its very earliest date. And yes, the Jewish calendar adds whole months every so often to even out all of those solar-lunar discrepancies. In other words, you do the math.

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EUROLOGIST – Wednesday’s Wordapod

It’s always nice to coin a new word about, well, coins. This Wednesday’s Wordapod may be one of the more geeky ones (kind of) in my whole lexicon. EUROLOGIST is one of over 250 creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

Eurologist

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BOROFORM – Wednesday’s Wordapod

I hope that this Wednesday’s Wordapod will not put you to sleep. Boroform is one of over 250 creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words

 

BOROFORM

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MASCARY – Wednesday’s Wordapod

This Wednesday’s Wordapod may be one of the more frightening ones (kind of) in my whole creative lexicon. Mascary is one of over 250 creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

Mascary

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