Definition of the Day 3-11-14 — Lecture

Posted: March 11, 2014 in Humor
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LECTURE, n. In academia, a common means of ego enhancement occasionally involving the imparting of useful information. The more skilled academics, however, normally avoid this pitfall.

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–from the revised and expanded edition of The American Heretic’s Dictionary, the best modern successor to Ambrose Bierce’s Devil’s Dictionary


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