What Do the Countries in Red Have Common?

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Hang Out Revisited

Here are some images from the internet using our latest Idiom of the Week. Just click on any image for a larger view:

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Free Tenants’ Rights Clinic!




189 Allen St. on Google Maps:

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Spelling Quiz

Are you a good speller? Take this online quiz to find out – either click here or on the image below to go there:


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Idiom of the Week: Hang Out

Meaning: To spend time with someone in your free time; to relax.


I spent all weekend hanging out with my kids.

They used to hang out a lot, but they had an argument and now they never speak to each other.

In her free time she usually hangs out with her friends.


Pop Quiz:

Where do people usually not hang out?

A.  At work.

B.  At school.

C.  At home.

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Typical Quotations

Here are some fun quotations using our newest Awesome Adjective:

“I can’t believe I’ve turned into a typical old man. I can’t believe it. I was young just minutes ago.”

– Maurice Sendak

“A typical vice of American politics is the avoidance of saying anything real on real issues.”

– Theodore Roosevelt

“I’m a typical middle child. I’m the mediator. The one that makes everything OK, puts their own needs aside to make sure everybody’s happy. It’s hard to change your nature, even with years and years of therapy.”

– Jennifer Jason Leigh

“I’ve never had coffee. I’ve always hated the smell. It was always tea. I was a pretty typical kid, though. I grew up drinking Lipton. I didn’t know there was other tea to drink.”

– Billy Corgan

“There’s always been a lot of information about your activities. Every phone number you dial, every credit-card charge you make. It’s long since passed that a typical person doesn’t leave footprints.”

– Bill Gates

“In a typical history book, black Americans are mentioned in the context of slavery or civil rights. There’s so much more to the story.”

– Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“I don’t even think of myself as particularly good looking, and not at all a typical kind of Hollywood leading man sort of actor.”

– Ryan Gosling

“I long for typical days, but rarely get them anymore.”

– Nora Roberts

“One of the big, most underlying messages for me is celebrating beauty that is not typical.”

– Tyra Banks

“I’m very much a typical Midwesterner, and I don’t think the condition is curable.”

– John Malkovich



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