Feb 20

Court Reporter Mentioned: Chris Rock, “Tamborine”

Chris Rock TamborineIn his recent Netflix special, Chris Rock mentioned a stenographer. While he was talking about his divorce proceedings, he mentioned the legal workers and court employees who were in the courtroom. He didn’t leave out the stenographer.

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Feb 20

Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Day: Refection

Refection is defined as: “(1) Refreshment of mind, spirit, or body; especially nourishment. (2a) The taking of refreshment. (2b) Food and drink together.

MACHINE BRIEF:

refection= RAOE/FEK/SH*UN

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Feb 16

Court Reporter Spotted: The Defenders (Season 1, Episode 1)

The DefendersWithin the first fifteen minutes of The Defenders, I spotted a court reporter. It’s great to see court reporters being featured amongst the superheroes.

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Feb 16

Friday Phrases

Friday Phrases Logo
state your full name= STUFRN
state your full name and address= STUFRNS
state your full name for the record= STUFRND
state your full name for the record, please= STUFRNDZ
looks like= LAOLS
chairman of the board= KHAIRMD
not only= NOENL
in your own words= NURNDZ
asked and answered= SKAEND
off the record= OFRT
that time= THAMT

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Feb 04

Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Day: Blench

Blench is defined as: “To draw back or turn aside from lack of courage; flinch.”

MACHINE BRIEF:

blench= BLEN/*FP

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Jan 31

Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Day: Irrupt

Irrupt is defined as: (1) To rush in forcibly or violently. (2) (Of a natural population) To undergo a sudden upsurge in numbers especially when natural ecological balances and checks are disturbed. (3) To become active or violent especially suddenly. Erupt.”

MACHINE BRIEFS:

irrupt= IR/R*UPT

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Jan 25

Court Reporter Spotted: The Nanny (Season 3, Episode 8)

Court Reporter Spotted The Nanny S3 E8 Part 1

Court Reporter Spotted The Nanny S3 E8 Part 2

Court Reporter Spotted The Nanny S3 E8 Part 3

Court Reporter Spotted The Nanny S3 E8 Part 4

Milton Berle played Fran Drescher’s lawyer in this episode.

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Jan 25

Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Day: Mansuetude

Mansuetude is “the quality or state of being gentle. Meekness. Tameness.”

MACHINE BRIEF:

mansuetude= MAN/SWA/TAO*UD

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Jan 24

Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Day: Contrite

Contrite means: “Feeling or showing sorrow and remorse for a sin or shortcoming.”

MACHINE BRIEFS:

OPTION #1: contrite= KON/TRAO*IT
OPTION #2: contrite= KAUN/TRAO*IT
OPTION #3: contrite= KAUN/TRAOIT

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Jan 23

Dictionary Challenge Update: January 23, 2018

This weekend, I finished defining the N-words. Pushing forward…Happily anticipating getting to my specialized dictionaries.

Love, Speed & Accuracy,

Elsie Villega

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