MAYHEM: random or deliberate violence or damage.

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You’ve probably seen the Allstate insurance commercials which feature an excellent actor and stunt man , Dean Winters, who purports to be someone known as “Mayhem.” I cringe as he survives crashes, explosions, roofs caving in, and any number of very effectively screened disasters. His point is that mayhem happens…even to the best of us.    That […]

RIBALD [RIB-uhld] : to use coarse language, foul-mouthed

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The internet is ablaze with the video of the first-day-on-the-job (and last!) news anchor at a Dakota tv station who didn’t know the mike was on yet and let loose with a pretty graphic comment.  Yes, he was fired after his first day. David (Papi)  Ortiz, beloved Designated Hitter for the Red Sox, added an […]