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Issue 25

Spotlight -tain/-ten words.
Words to the Wise inculcate, mound and henge, and grub stake (the Death Valley treasure chest)
1/25/99
Curmudgeons' Corner American pronunciation

Letters to the Editors

Pluck yew

 

Issue 24

Spotlight Cowboy
Words to the Wise cut and dried, luminescence, felony, Sumerology and Hungarian
1/18/99

Letters to the Editors

More on qualified absolutes

 

Issue 23

Spotlight Corn
Words to the Wise impeach, port and starboard, Dixie, scot-free
1/11/99
Curmudgeons' Corner Pronunciation, Men and Women versus People, Mischiev[i]ous, Irregardless, and W

 

Issue 22

Spotlight Solstice
Words to the Wise technology, blue laws, cheapskate, majority whip, ragtime
12/28/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Reasons Why

 

Issue 21

Spotlight Yule
Words to the Wise pandemonium, I, [Spanish] main, sequence of the alphabet,
12/21/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Iraq

 

Issue 20

Spotlight Souling
Words to the Wise diabetes, lieutentant, observe
12/14/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Obverse

 

Issue 19

Spotlight Lookalikes
Words to the Wise the letter s, mister, narcotics, paparazzi
12/07/98

 

Issue 18

Spotlight Bellwether
Words to the Wise barbershop quartet, hoe-down and shindig, auspicious
11/30/98
Curmudgeons' Corner A Collection of Complaints

 

Issue 17

Spotlight Death Valley
Words to the Wise Ku Klux Klan, dressed to the nines, horked/gorked, bazaar, gravity, noon, twit
11/23/98

 

Issue 16

Spotlight Chocolate
Words to the Wise goody two-shoes, theodolite, skedaddle,
11/9/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Absolutely Unique

 

Issue 15

Spotlight Frown
Words to the Wise yankee, faith, drugs, relax, oops, card shark/sharp
11/2/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Number

 

Issue 14

Spotlight Obscure Slang
Words to the Wise frump, -smith, kill, fascinate, scrap
10/26/98

 

Issue 13

Spotlight nose words
Words to the Wise sucker, hitch-hike, codswallop & toerag, -ish
10/19/98

 

Issue 12

Spotlight Computer-related Words
Words to the Wise cerebrum/cerebellum, gospel, moor, baklava, -guilt, indict, stat
10/12/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Snobbery

 

Issue 11

Spotlight Treacle
Words to the Wise lynch, hijack, for Pete's sake, dork, chafing dish, sin
10/5/98

 

Issue 10

Spotlight Barbecued Barbarians and Their Barbers
Words to the Wise delta, ampersand, toilet, mock, disgruntled, up to snuff, input
9/28/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Like, Why Do We Abuse Like?

 

Issue 9

Spotlight pub names
Words to the Wise deadline, J, boilerplate, enclave, step-, in fine fettle
9/28/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Singular and Plural

 

Issue 8

Spotlight justice
Words to the Wise gringo, hi, rig(a)marole, diddly-squat, diamond
9/14/98

 

Issue 7

Spotlight Minoan Words
Words to the Wise ration, newfangled, privacy, savage
8/31/98
Curmudgeons' Corner Pristine Usage

 

Issue 6

Spotlight hotel
Words to the Wise shortening, by and large, race, friendship, burrito, cartoon, post (mail), comfort
8/24/98
Curmudgeons' Corner The Een Problem

 

Issue 5

Spotlight aesthetics
Words to the Wise potato, myriad, unction & anointing, handsome
8/17/98

 

Issue 4

Spotlight suborn
Words to the Wise cockeyed, cake, D-day, pipedream, hurrah
8/10/98

 

Issue 3

Spotlight fiddle
Words to the Wise fortnight, god, iota
8/3/98

 

Issue 2

Spotlight ilk
Words to the Wise discipline, suffragette, snob & nob, muggy
7/27/98

 

Issue 1

Spotlight screed
Words to the Wise earmark, crocodile tears, broker
7/20/98

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