Words of the day for Tuesday, October 22nd

I think I’m going to have to do more reading on Portuguese idioms, because the first one I’ve encountered is fantastic.

Viajou na maionese means to live in a dream world, but its literal translation is “to travel in mayonnaise.” I know for several people (including our current president) this sounds like a horrible nightmare, but as I am part seal pup, it sounds lovely to me.

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Dangerous weather

Don’t let the pelican-seal relations in this cartoon disturb you. There aren’t really pelicans in the Arctic Circle.

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