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Daily SAT-ACT Reader: Edition #46

Learn 102 vocabulary words from today's Daily SAT-ACT Reader:

1. Fooled by ‘The Onion’: 9 Most Embarrassing Fails
Newsweek: The Daily Beast, 11/27/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 34

Newsweek: Fooled by ‘The Onion’: 9 Most Embarrassing Fails

China’s state paper may have been duped by The Onion's crowning of Kim Jong-un as the “Sexiest Man Alive," but it's not the only one. From The New York Times to ESPN, many outlets have been fooled by the satirical site. Read more and learn vocabulary words like bamboozled, coronation, derisive, fabricated, farcical, hoodwink, lampoon, mocking, plagiarized, satire, terminate, and venerable.

2. Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of . . . Bling?
National Review, 11/26/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 34

National Review: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of . . . Bling?

Are you suffering from a Gray Thursday/Black Friday/Cyber Monday induced shopping hangover? Then buy fewer shiny objects next time! Read more and learn vocabulary words like abstaining, condemnation, elusive, embody, ethos, malady, materialism, obsolescence, penance, preceded, pursuit, and tranquility.

3. Class in Latin America: The expanding middle
The Economist, 11/10/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 34

The Economist: Class in Latin America: The expanding middle

A decade of social progress in Latin America has created a bigger middle class—but not yet middle-class societies. Read more and learn vocabulary words like ally, avid, burgeoning, coherent, cohesive, conditional, deters, dissent, foregone, glut, intolerant, parity, proletariat, prone, reform, sustaining, vital, and vulnerable.

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