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Word of the day: Quixotic

Quixotic means: 1. extravagantly chivalrous or romantic; visionary, impractical, or impracticable. 2. impulsive and often rashly unpredictable. 3. (sometimes initial capital letter) resembling or befitting Don Quixote. 4. caught up in the romance of noble deeds and the pursuit of unreachable goals; idealistic without regard to practicality. Cool word hey! Photo from Julie Taymor's Across The Universe - an incredible (and maybe a little quixotic) movie featuring lots of Beatles Read more [...]