Word and Quote of the Week

Word of the Week

trumpery – 1. attractive articles of little value or use 2. practices or beliefs that are superficially or visually appealing but have little real value or worth 3. showy but worthless 4. delusive or shallow origin: late Middle English (denoting trickery): from Old French tromperie (deceive)

prevarication – 1. the deliberate act of deviating from the truth 2. a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth 3. intentional vagueness or ambiguity

Quote of the Week

“Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!” – Noel Langley, The Wizard of Oz

The First Quarter Moon is Thursday, September 5, 2019.