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posted Sep 5, 2010, 12:04 AM by Jeanean Street   [ updated Sep 22, 2010, 5:49 AM ]

Every week, I will upload 1 or 2 comic strips that deal with issues related to school, politics, social relationships or life in general. You are expected to read the comic strip and post your thoughts on it Your comments must be at least 2 paragraphs. In addition, you must respond to comments from at least 3 members of your POE group. The assignment is due by midnight on Sunday of each week. Your first cartoon is below; if you want to view it in a larger format, simply click on "View" below and it will appear larger on a separate screen. Please write your thoughts about this cartoon which reflects on the end of summer and the beginning of school. Take care, J. Street

schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun)

posted Oct 23, 2009, 12:21 AM by Jeanean Street   [ updated Sep 4, 2010, 11:42 PM ]

schadenfreude \SHAH-dn-froi-duh\ (noun)

1. Enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others

Example Sentence:

Despite herself, Jane felt a tingle of schadenfreude at her sister-in-law’s recounting of her latest woes.

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