Posts Tagged ‘hugh laurie’

Hugh Laurie – America

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Hugh Laurie only needs three words to construct the lyrics for “America”. And yet, he says it all, at least it appears as if he does to anyone who has in some way a connection with the “The States”.

blow-out (n.)

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

What I like so much about this word is its graphic quality. It describes the sudden escape of air from a punctured tire. But also a big party or a great feast with wonderful food prepared in large quantities. The connection between the two meanings, describing a lavish meal or party in terms of an explosion is what I find so appealing.