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Word Nerd: Turkey!
Word Nerd: Turkey!

I mean, it’s kind of obvious but you’ll never guess where the word ‘turkey’ comes from. ¬†Emily Brewster (Pilgrim) from Merriam-Webster knows.

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Deadheads get nostalgic before final Grateful Dead shows

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After the death of lead guitarist Jerry Garcia in 1995, the surviving four members say they will end The Grateful Dead's 50-year run this weekend.