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2 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Travel by train? 9 ways to save money on your rail tickets

Train ticket prices are to logic what reindeer are to scrabble. In other words, they've nothing in common.

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6 hrs ago | Salon

Stephen Colbert lashes out at Hasbro for adding "selfie" to the Scrabble dictionary

The "Hasbro-mance" between Stephen Colbert and Scrabble is over, as the comedian is V-E-X-E-D that 5,000 new words were added to the Scrabble dictionary, earlier this month.

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9 hrs ago | Reuters

Argentina rules out second devaluation of peso

Argentina on Thursday ruled out a second sharp devaluation of the peso this year, despite heavy pressure on the local currency as savers and companies faced with high inflation and the country's default scrabble for dollars.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Psychology Today

Wisdom of the Aged

Beadie Lewis is not your average senior citizen. Unlike many others her age, she lives alone.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Straits Times

Why global expansion is like a game of Scrabble

One puzzle of the world economy is that for 200 years, the world's rich countries grew faster than poorer countries, a process aptly described by Lant Pritchett as "Divergence, Big Time".

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TrustedReviews

PS4 Share Play: How Sony is changing multiplayer gaming in a big way

OPINION : Sam Loveridge explores how playing games with your friends online is going to change for the good.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Philly.com

Novel takes on Pennsylvania politics and fracking

Thomas Urlacher, the fictional Pennsylvania poet laureate in The Fracking King , describes one of his projects as "sort of like Moby Dick except with fracking instead of whales."

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Salem News

Fun Walk, Carnival for a Cure planned

Area residents and businesses can support research for curing retinal blindness and have fun at the same time during the Scrabble Fun Walk and Carnival for a Cure on Sept.

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The Citizens' Voice

Best ring photo trends

For most couples, the greatest symbol of your wedding day are the rings you exchange during your ceremony.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Scrabblers rejoice: 5,000 new words are on the way

The word 'te' as a variant of 'ti,' the seventh tone on the musical scale, is a hardworking little gem among 5,000 words added to 'The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary,' out this month from Merriam-Webster.

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The Globe and Mail

Great Recession has spawned weak economic thinking

The word recession, made from letters of a scrabble game, is seen in this illustration picture taken in on November 15, 2012.

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Independent Weekly

Art review: Skateboard art on view and for sale at Rolling A(u)ction

Skateboarders have long lived outside of the box. They may be seen as athletes by today's standards, but for most, skateboarding is more than that.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

Gamesformotion Puts a Sweet Spin on Favorite Childhood Games By Releasing Them in Chocolate Pieces

All of the chocolate games have the same essential features as their famous counterparts, except that their cards and letter tiles have been replaced with the finest Belgian milk chocolate encased within printed wrappers.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Project Syndicate

In Search of Convergence

One puzzle of the world economy is that for 200 years, the world's rich countries grew faster than poorer countries, a process aptly described by Lant Pritchett as "Divergence, Big Time."

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Roseville Review

Inquiring minds: Can you settle a Scrabble dispute?

Each week the staff at the Roseville Library answers more than 2,500 questions on every subject under the sun.

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The Hill

The spelling challenges in US foreign policy

Five-thousand new terms have recently been added to the Scrabble dictionary. Among the pop culture words that now count as legitimate Scrabble words: "selfie," "chillax," "texter," "funplex" and an assortment of other high-tech, lowbrow terms of endearment.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

CNET News.com

'Amazeballs,' 'YOLO,' 'adorbs' added to Oxford Dictionaries

Now you can "humblebrag" for knowing that "binge-watch," "side boob," "douchebaggery," "fandom," and other well-known slang terms are officially added to Oxford Dictionaries.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Online dictionary reflects changing times

Scrabble's about to get a lot more amazeballs. The batch of cray new words added to Oxford Dictionaries Online is a hot mess of definitions that capture the zeitgeist of today in a baller way.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

CJAD

LISTEN: Montreal's Scrabble champ

Their game? Scrabble. One of those players at the 25th National Scrabble Championships was Jason Li - a DDO chemistry professor at Marianopolis who managed to get all the way to the final.

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The Afro American Newspaper

Scrabble Dictionary Introduces 5,000 Words

This book cover image released by Merriam-Webster Inc. shows "The Official Scrabble Players Dictionary: Fifth Edition."

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