A Week in Dale’s Life – Week 7

Media Currently Being Consumed

Print Media

  • Rick Gualtieri, Everyday Horrors **Bill of the Dead
  • Chris Voss, Never Split the Difference

Broadcasting Media

  • Making a Murderer
  • Abstract

Internet Media

  • Complete Web Design: from Figma design to Webflow development – SkillShare

Word(s) of the Week

  • furtively – in a way that attempts to avoid notice or attention; secretively.
  • blowhard – a person who blusters and boasts in an unpleasant way.
  • umpteenth – used to emphasize that something has happened on many other occasions.
  • rote – mechanical or habitual repetition of something to be learned.
  • stonewall – delay or block (a request, process, or person) by refusing to answer questions or by giving evasive replies, especially in politics.
  • dictum – a formal pronouncement from an authoritative source.
  • confer – have discussions; exchange opinions.
  • epiphany – a moment of sudden and great revelation or realization.
  • parrot – repeat mechanically.
  • commiserate – express or feel sympathy or pity; sympathize.
  • cumulatively – in a way that increases in quantity, degree, or force by successive additions.
  • verbatim – in exactly the same words as were used originally.

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