The obscure word of the week is nainsook

Matthew Wright

look_it_up_T httpwww.clipartpal.comclipart_pdeducationdictionary_10586.htmlThis week’s really obscure English word is nainsook.

It is an eighteenth century word referring to soft cotton fabric, originally from India. Your challenge? Write a sentence (or two) in the comments using this word.

Copyright © Matthew Wright 2017

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BALTIMORE, Maryland. Seven Men Alleged Members of the ‘ Old York Money Gang (OYMG) Indicted on Drug Conspiracy Related to 2014 Murder of Mckenzie Elliott #AceNewsDesk – @AceNewsServices

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#AceNewsReport – May.02: A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging seven alleged members of the Old York Money Gang, an alleged drug trafficking organization (DTO) operating in the Waverly Way section of Baltimore, with conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute controlled substances. One defendant is charged with using a gun to kill an innocent bystander #AceNewsDesk reports

Seven Baltimore Men Indicted in Federal Drug Conspiracy Related to 2014 Murder of Mckenzie Elliott
04/27/2017 12:00 AM EDT
The indictment was returned on April 25, 2017, and unsealed upon the arrest of the defendants

Gang Member Allegedly Shot and Killed Three-Year-Old Girl in Turf Battle; Authorities Aim to “Catch the Killer and Dismantle his Gang”

The indictment charges the following defendants, all of Baltimore:

Terrell Plummer, a/k/a Rell, age 28;
Davonte Rich, a/k/a Chopper, age 22;

Trevon Beasley, a/k/a Tre, age 23;

Tyrone Jamison, a/k/a Ty…

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Unpacking Dallas and Leaving OZ

Dr. Craig Childress: Attachment Based "Parental Alienation" (AB-PA)

Richard Gardner recognized a pathology.  But he too quickly abandoned the professional rigor required for professional diagnosis.  Diagnosis is the application of standard and established constructs and principles to a set of symptoms.

Instead of applying standard and established constructs and principles to a set of symptoms, Gardner proposed that what he was seeing represented a completely “new form” of pathology that was unique in all of mental health – a “new syndrome” – which was identifiable by a new set of symptoms that he made up for this specific pathology alone based on his anecdotal clinical experience, symptoms that were equally unique in all of mental health.

The moment he proposed a “new syndrome” rather than apply the professional rigor necessary for a professional diagnosis, Gardner led everyone AWAY from the path of professional psychology and into the wilderness of “new forms of pathology.”  And when he did that…

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BOSTON, Mass. MS-13 Member Pleads Guilty to Rico Conspiracy Involving Cocaine Trafficking | USAO-MA | Department of Justice #AceNewsDesk reports – @AceNewsServices

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#AceNewsReport – May.02: A member of MS-13’s Eastside Loco Salvatrucha (ESLS) clique in the metro Boston area, pleaded guilty on Thursday in federal court in Boston to RICO conspiracy and conspiracy to distribute cocaine #AceNewsDesk report

MS-13 Member Pleads Guilty to Rico Conspiracy Involving Cocaine Trafficking 04/27/2017 12:00 AM EDT

Efrain Yanes-Vasquez, a/k/a “Caballo,” 35, an El Salvadorian national living in Chelsea and Pittsfield, Mass., pleaded guilty to conspiracy to conduct enterprise affairs through a pattern of racketeering activity, more commonly referred to as RICO conspiracy, and conspiracy to distribute cocaine. U.S. District Court Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV scheduled sentencing for July 27, 2017. Under the terms of the plea agreement, parties both recommend that Yanes-Vasquesz be sentenced to 87 months in prison. He will also be subject to deportation upon completion of his sentence.

After a three-year investigation, Yanes-Vasquez was one of 61 defendants named in…

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