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2012-05-31 07:21:59 PM  
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I Have The Touch of a Shocked Monkey: Omphaloskepsis: contemplation of one's bellybutton

That, sir, is a fantastic word.
Some I enjoy are "epicaricacy" (a [Greco-]English equivalent of "schadenfreude") and "passalorynchite" (one who takes a vow of silence).

PastaFazoole: /does having a favorite word make me weird?
//any other farkers have a favorite word?
///I also have a favorite word in spanish - izquierda

Be proud of your logophilia. It is a very fine quality!
Izquierda is one of my favorites also. It comes from Basque, IIRC.
I like the sound of madrugada.

/spelling bee contestant lo these many moons ago
//only made it to states
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