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December 22, 2014
fissile (audio pronunciation)
1 : capable of being split or divided in the direction of the grain or along natural planes of cleavage
2 : capable of undergoing fission more »

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The Word: Truthiness

From the start, it was about language. He called it the “Colbert Report,” pronouncing Report with a faux-French flair, while declaring in his very first program that “I will speak [...] more »

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