“You are too kind, your majesty.” *rolls eyes*
Imperialism is a strange beast. Fueled by capitalism, relentless exploration, and notions of progress, enterprising (and at times well-meaning) nations have made leaps and bounds in technological innovation while leaving a sizable footprint on the world. With greater awareness–and an extraordinary amount of grassroots organizing–a turnaround is possible and in the making. It’ll take a lot more work to secure economic, social, and environmental justice in the world, but I have hope. It’s not like Goliath is undefeated, right?
Keep your Fridays funky and fresh…and nerd out with your word out. ;D
largess: (n.) 1. a. Liberality in bestowing gifts, especially in a lofty or condescending manner. b. Money or gifts bestowed. 2. [Attempted or misguided] generosity of spirit or attitude.
For more Word Wizard cartoons, check out the index. Yup, nerdy to the max.
Definition tweaked from thefreedictionary.com.
Cartoons are original drawings by Stephanie Murphy.