Tag Archives: Expressions

urban DICTIONARY Entry #4 – w/o Character Limits

Cluster Fuck As an integral part of modern infantry training specifically regarding the single file movement of troops, afoot or on patrol was an oft-heard admonition to “Keep your interval!“ The interval or space between infantry soldiers on the move … Continue reading

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My First Crush

I’ve changed my mind. I’m not going to tell you about my first crush. I intended to, but things just didn’t work out as planned. It’s partially my fault and partially the fault of WordPress. I set up a poll … Continue reading

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Soul Food

 Soul Food is a very old expression in the African-American community. In running an errand for my neighbor lady I went to the local ethnic grocery store. El Rey is a popular Mexican grocery that is apparently thriving. They’ve remodeled … Continue reading

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Adjustment Reaction -definition-

VA (Veterans Administration) jargon for a veterans’ angry reaction to being “kicked to the curb” and denied benefits under “The G. I. Bill of Rights”. The anger in the aftermath of being betrayed. Adjustment Reaction -definition-

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Brush-By Payments

“Brush-By Payments” is an expression you’re not likely to hear or see anywhere else on the internet or in any official government regulatory capacity. Undoubtedly an illegal, arbitrary, capricious and secretive bureaucratic maneuver, in usage it is a form of … Continue reading

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