Word Games Archive
Been playing “Words With Friends” with my sisters over the internet… How is it that (Parker Brothers? Hasbro?) hasn’t sued them? Is it because of the minor differences, such as the ability to put nonsense words up repeatedly until something sticks, or the crazy “random” board my sister Evelyn likes to play, where a person
Playing Wordfeud with my sister, I have a really lousy hand here, there are five E tiles! I’ve almost cornered the market on the letter E for this game, the whole set only has 12. Should I hoard them to deny her access? Hate to swap tiles, but I don’t see much to work with
We have been sort of confined to quarters by bad weather, so to keep from going all REDRUM! we have been playing Pictionary. Now, every time we open the Pictionary box, I am confronted by the the drawings from earlier games. This picture is pretty obviously “Deodorant”… … But this one took a while to
If I was a tube of Anti-Itch Cream, I would much prefer to be called “Itch Relief Cream”. After all, if it wasn’t for the itch, I would be out of a job.
Reading an article about business plans, came across the word “coffers” as in “Black Friday Blowouts help divert money from your competitors to your own coffers” – or something to that effect. I understand that in this context it normally means “strongbox” or more accurately “Financial resources”; However, look at what it means in architecture;
Notes from the "Sandman Zone"