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So Vulgar

“Nothing is more exhilarating than philistine vulgarity.”–Vladimir Nabokov Vulgarity is a peculiar concept. We might think of loutish behavior or perhaps the practice of using curse words. To some people, vulgarity is crude, insensitive behavior. Some people, like my English … Continue reading

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For Pete’s Sake!

While waiting for a downtown traffic signal to turn green, the driver of the pickup truck behind my car started honking her┬áhorn repeatedly. I glanced at the signal and noticed it was still red. The pickup’s horn honked again. I … Continue reading

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