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wobble

wobble  n.— «How could WHUR (96.3 FM)—a station that played essentially the same type of music, had the same on-air personalities and didn’t undertake any special audience-building promotions during the spring—surge so far, so fast? WHUR’s...

hootlessness

hootlessness  n.— «We also gravitate from win-lose to win-win. We are attracted to goals and actions that are for our own highest and best good, and for the highest and best good of everyone—including the planet as a whole. Lester...

postdict

postdict  v.— «Approximately one in five suspect identifications from sequential lineups may be wrong. As a result, no existing eyewitness identification procedure can relieve the courts of the burden of decide after the fact (or...

Nazi method lab

Nazi method lab  n.— «The amount of “hazardous wastes” from an average Beavis-and-Butthead lab is relatively small. For “Nazi method” labs, such as the ones that are found in the Dakotas, it’s even smaller...

Beavis-and-Butthead lab

Beavis-and-Butthead lab  n.— «The amount of “hazardous wastes” from an average Beavis-and-Butthead lab is relatively small. For “Nazi method” labs, such as the ones that are found in the Dakotas, it’s even smaller...

kneel-in

kneel-in  n.— «The white churches, indeed, were challenged. Through the inspired method known as the “kneel-in,” blacks would come to white churches to pray. They were all too often enjoined to leave.» —“Sokol examines...