One site claims, "There are approximately 25,000 idioms in the English language alone." What is their meaning? From what region did they originate? Offer an example and some insight into these interesting...
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I don't mean to be an irritant. I don't enjoy when ppl go off about anything. I am just very befuddled at having two remarks removed from two different threads. Both comments were on topic, but were a humorous take on...
Actually it is my name, but now I'm hoping that song is stuck in your head. Uh... HP's changed my name on my profile page. Kinda weird. Im not sure how it happened or why, but the name on my account is...
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Do not be quick with your mouth, do not be hasty in your heart to utter anything before God. God is in heaven and you are on earth, so let your words be few.Ecc 5:2There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too...
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I'm not referring to foreign movies. I mean movies in your own language. Do you like subtitles or hate them? I can hardly watch a movie/show without them. I don't know if I'm just getting older (well... I *am getting...
So there was the whole "Dale thread", and the constant battle between the Atheists/Believers... I just read a thread where a woman singled out the HOTD. It seems there is no subject too small for at least a...
What is more amazing, that an innocent man sacrificed his life so that we could live?Or that God became man in order to perform that very task?We've heard the story, over and over again. A baby... a manger... a star......
It's my birfday.
Little 3-year-old “Joel” was on his way home from Sunday school when Islamic terrorists ripped his children’s Bible from his hands and tossed it onto a burning pile. Joel ran after his Bible and tried to scoot it...
I realize this is totally a GM type of thread, and I don't want to steal her thunder, but the question interests me, so I'm gonna ask it. If you could be a total nerd, ordinary looking at best, average salary, average...
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Hi. I recently added a couple of pics to one of my hubs.(BTW, wouldn't it be nice if there were a way to add pic capsules anywhere in the hub, even after it is written, instead of them going straight to the end? But I...
There was a hubber about a year ago that had cancer. Was her name Sarah Garrett? Cause I noticed Sarah's page was closed. I was wondering if anyone knew how she was doing.
My hubber score has gone down another point. I was considering posting a new hub, but changed my mind.My theory is that a HPs staffer detected my mouse hovering over the "start a new hub" option and when I...
I don't think I've ever posted in this forum... mostly 'cause I could care less about the topic. But, (Hey! Are you listening to me or looking at the pic?!) I noticed this post and had to share it. What do you ...
I finally attached my adsense and all that a day or so ago. (I still have the acct. I used on my last acct. so I'm not waiting for it to be approved.) I may be jumping the gun, but I thought I would have earned a penny...
For ppl like Z-man and Steven the movie guy... and all the other gamers and video artists...I thought you might like this documentary. It's on Netflix. It was really good. Nostalgic for 80s kids and current for the Gen...
I love facts. Post a fact... any interesting fact, so we can ooh and ahh collectively. I will start us off.French author Michel Thayer published a 233 page novel which has no verbs.(Isn't that fabulous?!!!)
Most of us know by now that recently a thread was started that cast three nameless women in a derogatory light. We also know that although they were not named (which allowed the OP to skate under any possibility of...
Maybe we could focus on something positive for a minute or two.Fall is here! Thanksgiving and Christmas, right around the corner.What, in general, are you looking forward to the most right now?
I see my hubber score has gone down 2 points since yesterday. All I can say is: Hugs AND kisses!
Hospitable or harassing? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1XGPvbWn0A
I love ya girl.Thanks for all your good advice and the time you've poured into teaching us stuff we didn't know. You are appreciated.
I love the name Moira and always have. I love the sound of it. Being an American you think someone's gonna say Myra, and then boom! they switch the sound on you mid word. It's an enjoyable name.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKfDwChOoHIWhat was your dream when you were a child?Was it realistic?Have you achieved it, modified it, replaced it and/or given it up completely?Are you happy with your choices?Do you...
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I'm bored. Bored, bored, bored. I shouldn't be bored, today is a day off. I should be rejoicing. It's not like I want to be at work.It's just that I've done all the cleaning stuff... if I had any backbone, I'd clean out...
This is what a beautiful woman looks like. "This is an amazing story of true sportsmanship. Jaqueline Kiplimo is an elite marathon runner. She is seen here helping a Chinese athlete, who is disabled, to drink...
Good and evil, the size of JLo's butt or the Alignment of photos.I *am however wondering where PDS is. I have not seen him in about a week. Where are you PDS? Come get your scepter and robe, my friend.
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Ok... enough is enough. We hate the arbitrary hubber score. It is a phantom's judgement of us and the Q and A section does not give a clear cut way to effectively appease the phantom.Until you can give us an exact...
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An old woman dressed to the nines. A loving daddy. A beautiful woman who's humble. A man who stands up for the weak. A weak man who finds strength. What delights you?
Colin Firth says he and his wife don't know what all the fuss is about.http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/ar … about.html
Ok, so I've always wondered why microwaved/reheated chix always tastes so terrible and I want to know if anyone has a scientific explanation WHY.If you eat it cold, after it's been cooked, it tastes fine, but cook it in...
At 29 Patrick is the world's oldest living Wombat. They typically only live to 5 years old.You can send a card to a park ranger to thank them for protecting wildlife like Patrick. I wont be doing that 'cause I'm more of...
What if we had tabs on our account. One tab for poetry, one tab for recipes, one for how-to etc.It would have this cleaner look, instead of such a miss-mash. Right now, ppl have to scroll down thru (sometimes) hundreds...
I thought, when I rejoined, I would just have recipes on this account and maybe I would have a separate account for stories, poems and encouragement pieces (the stuff I enjoy writing). There were times trolls would read...
It has been on my heart for a few weeks to start a thread like this. This is not a debate thread and though everyone (no matter their beliefs or lack thereof) is welcome to post their requests for prayer, we ask that...
Some weird pop up. Plus certain words of posts (other ppl's and my own) turning blue and becoming underlined, then going back to normal.
by the company we keep?
1) If I speak about my faith on a religious forum, I am trying to force my faith on others. 2) It would be preferred if I would not post scripture at all... on the religious forum.3) If I use traditional methods to...
That cracked me up.If someone from the 1900s or before, showed up on your doorstep, what would be the first thing you would blow their mind with?
An NPR report said that Isis gave Iraqui Christians a matter of days to make a choice.1) Convert to Muslim or2) Leave the city or3) Be killedThe Christians left the city of Mosul, having most of what they owned taken...
"In China several doctors bow to an 11 year old boy diagnosed with terminal brain cancer who managed to save the lives of several others by donating his organs shortly after he...
A post Radman made about his report cards made me want to comment, but I didn't want to go off topic so I started this thread.I don't know how many of my report cards said "Beth doesn't follow directions." Im...
Did you know Mark Twain claimed to detest Jane Austin's writings? Here are 3 of his quotes.“Just the omission of Jane Austen's books alone would make a fairly good library out of a library that hadn't a book in it.”...
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You could count on one hand the list of Disney moms that survive to the credits. Why do you think so many moms are shot, maimed, and snuffed out when it comes to children's entertainment?
The doctor told this boy's mom to terminate her pregnancy b/c he had some birth defects. His right leg and left foot were amputated. He's walking here, on his prosthetics for the first...
How come the silhouette dude... the pic you get when you have no pic., looks like a homeless man? Don't get me wrong, he's kind of awesome. He's not your run of the mill guy-shape. He looks like he's got a story behind...
Could we just design our own God? Could we give Him a personality of our choosing, filling in any blanks we weren't sure of?Could we say what He does and doesn't approve of? Could we make Him sound angry when He wasn't...