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Face of the day

Jean-Claude Juncker, right, with Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Riga in May Photo: Mindaugas Kulbis/AP

Jean-Claude Juncker, right, with Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Riga in May Photo: Mindaugas Kulbis/AP

Today’s face of the day Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban says that Mass migration threatens European civilisation.

Word of the day

The word for today is…

opprobrious (adj) – 1. Expressing contemptuous reproach; scornful or abusive.
2. Bringing disgrace; shameful or infamous.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : “Full of reproach, intended to bring disgrace,” late 14 th century, from Old French oprobrieus (Modern French opprobrieux), or directly from Late Latin opprobriosus, from Latin opprobare “to reproach, taunt,” from ob “against” + probrum “reproach, infamy.” Etymological sense is “disgrace attached to conduct considered shameful.”

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 3

19By wisdom the LORD founded the earth; by understanding He created the heavens.

Thursday nightCap

Quilting. Yep

It is how to make an old fashioned eiderdown like my Nana used to have.

Cam wants me to make one cause he has warm fuzzy memories of one from his childhood.

Today’s Trivia

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Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

The 2004 Boxing Day earthquake and tsunami stirred up toxic waste barrels that had been illegal dumped off the coast of Somalia by the Italian mafia a decade earlier. The waves broke up rusting barrels of the deadly material, as well as heavy metals such as lead, cadmium and mercury. (Source)

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Racist technology? Yep.

And now for something completely different

I like to mix it up a bit and keep you on your toes

Daily Roundup

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Efficient way to maximise load per trip as well as stay within the height limit

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