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A Cool Million: The Dismantling of Lemuel Pitkin is Nathanael West's third novel, published in 1934. It is a brutal farce of Horatio Alger's novels and their eternal optimism. The novel was published in an edition of 3,000 copies to mixed reviews and poor sales; it was not reprinted in West's lifetime. Nathanael West (October 17, 1903 – December 22, 1940) was the pen name of US author, screenwriter and satirist Nathan Wallenstein Weinstein. ... 1934 (MCMXXXIV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Horatio Alger, Jr. ...


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cool. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000. (623 words)
cool, composed, collected, unruffled, nonchalant, imperturbable, detached These adjectives indicate absence of excitement or discomposure in a person, especially in times of stress.
One of the main characteristics of slang is the continual renewal of its vocabulary and storehouse of expressions: in order for slang to stay slangy, it has to have a feeling of novelty.
Slang expressions meaning the same thing as cool, like bully, capital, hot, groovy, hep, crazy, nervous, far-out, rad, and tubular have for the most part not had the staying power or continued universal appeal of cool.
cool: Definition, Synonyms and Much More from Answers.com (3109 words)
"Cool" is a mid-tempo love song featuring new wave production and is composed in the key of D major and in 4/4 time.
Although "Cool" entered the top ten in the Netherlands, New Zealand and on Russian and South African radio, it was a moderate top twenty success in Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, and Norway.
Throughout most of the video, she is presented as "cool" with her former boyfriend and his girlfriend, but there are moments where she remembers the past and is uncomfortable.
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