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LXXVIII: May: Lyrics From Summer Songs

Transl. Artist
I Nullum remedium est pro melancholiis aestivis. (1958) There ain't no cure for the summertime blues. Eddie Cochran
II Est aestas crudelis, crudelis me huc relinquens sola (1983). It's a cruel, cruel summer,leaving me here on my own Bananarama
III Te amisi vento aestivo. (1966) I lost you to the summer wind. Frank Sinatra
IV Puellae in vestibus aestivis me praeterit. (2007) The girls in their summer clothes pass me by. Bruce Springsteen
V Evolve illos dies ignavos, nebulosos, vesanos aestatis. (1963) Roll out those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer. Nat King Cole
VI Vis amoris no trudit, faciens hanc aestatem amoris. (1999) Loving energy is giving us a shove, making this the summer of love B-52's
VII Aestate, cum tempestas alta sit, pandiculari potes et caelum tangere. (1970) In the summertime, when the weather is high, you can stretch right up and reach the sky Mungo Jerry
VIII In aere sentio aestatem esse procul e captu. (1984) TI feel it in the air: the summer's out of reach. Don Henley
IX Oppidum calidum, aestas in urbe; post cervicem sordidum et harenosum fit. (1966) Hot town, summer in the city; back of my neck gettin' dirty and gritty. The Lovin' Spoonful
X Somnia aestiva discissa in suturis, sed, eheu, illae noctes aestivae. (1978) Summer dreams ripped at the seams, but, oh, those summer nights. Olivia Newton-John & John Travolta

LXXVII: April: Game of Thrones Quotes

I Hiems venit. Winter is coming.
II Nihil Scis, Iohannes Nix. You know nothing, John Snow.
III Nox obscura et plena terrorum est. The night is dark and full of terrors.
IV Pereundum est omnibus Valar Morghulis.
V Cum ludum regnorum ludas, vincis aut moreris. When you play the game of thrones, you win or you die.
VI Gladius in tenebris sum.. . I am the sword in the darkness. . .
VII Pavor secat altius gladiis. Fear cuts deep than swords.
VIII Gladius est tractandus viro qui sententiam dicit. The man who passes the sentence should swing the sword.
IX Heroes non sunt; in vita, monstra vincunt. There are no heroes; in life, the monsters win.
X Est modo unum quod Morti dicimus: non hodie. There is just one thing we say to death: not today.

LXXVII: March: Shirley Temple Movies

I Basia Narraque Kiss and Tell
II Te Videbo I'll Be Seeing You
III Cum Abires Since You Went Away
IV Avis Caerulea The Blue Bird
V Gelasini Dimples
VI Apex Crispus Curly Top
VII Oculi Clari Bright Eyes
VIII Mutatio Cordis Change of Heart
IX Sta Hortareque Stand Up and Cheer!
X Puellula Nostra Our Little Girl

LXXVI: February: "Hill" Streets in Durham
Management apologizes for the higher than ordinary number of typos in the original version
of this list. The errors have been fixed for this printing, and those responsible have been sacked.

I Iter Collis Arenae Sand Hill Road
II Iter Collis Lateralis Side Hill Drive
III Iter Collis Curvati Crooked Hill Road
IV Iter Collis Cervorum*
This was one of the errors; Deer Run Road was mistakenly conflated with Dead Hill Rd. 
Deer Run Road
V Iter Summi Collis Hilltop Drive
VI Iter Collis Pulveris Veteris Old Powder Hill Road
VII Iter Collis Cerasi Cherry Hill Road
VIII Iter Collis Caerulei Blue Hill Road
IX Iter Collis Meleagrium Gallopavonum Turkey Hill Road
X Iter Collis Caryae Tomentosae Hickory Hill Road

LXXV: January: Nelson Mandela Quotes

I Semper videtur impossibile donec factum est. It always seems impossible until it's done.
II Difficultates homines alios frangunt; faciunt alios. Difficulties break some men but make others.
III Eruditio est telum potentissimum
quo possis mundum mutare.
Education is the most powerful weapon which
you can use to change the world.
IV Fortitudo non est absentia timoris,sed victoria ab eo. Courage is not the absence of fear but the conquest of it.
V Monte magno ascenso, vir modo discit
montes plures esse ascendendos
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that
there are many more hills to climb.
VI Nisi amaritatem et odium reliquissem tamen in carcere fuissem. If I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison.
VII Indignatio est similis bibendo veneno tum
sperando id hostes necaturum esse.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
VIII Nolite me iudicare secundum successus meos; iudica quotiens deciderem et exsurgerem iterum. Don't judge me by my successes; judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
IX Bonum cor et bonus animus est compositio formidabilis. A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination.
X Liber esse non est modo exuere catenas sed etiam vivere ut amplifices libertatem aliorum. To be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

LXXIV: December: Podcasts

I Blatta The Moth
II Negotium The Business
III Res Scienda Vobis Stuff You Should Know
IV Salve ad Vallem Noctis Welcome to Night Vale
V Furcillosum Cochlear The Sporkful
VI Haec Vita Americensis This American Life
VII Scopus Medius Bullseye
VIII Exspecta, Exspecta, Noli Mihi Narrare Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me
IX Quomodo Omnia Facis How To Do Everything
X Omnia Carmina Aestimata All Songs Considered

LXXIII: November: The Great American Smoke-Out

Slogan Brand
I Itinere longo venisti, deliciae You've come a long way, baby Virginia Slims
II Adveni quo sapor est Come to where the flavor is Marlboro
III Ambulem mille passus pro ___ I'd walk a mile for a camel Camel
IV Prorsus id quo medicus niussit Just what the doctor ordered L&M
V Malim pugnare quam commutare I'd rather fight than switch Tareyton
VI Me gusta, me gusta Taste me, taste me Doral
VII Mitem percute Strike up the mild Montclair
VIII Conare saporem qui est tam recens quam vernus Try the taste that's springtime fresh Salem
IX ___bene sapit ut sigarello decet Winston tastes good like a cigarette should Winston
X Quacumque homines praecipui conveniunt Wherever particular people congregate Pall Mall

LXXII: October: Video I Watched This Summer

I Dominus The Master
II Lutum Mud
III Conventus The Sessions
IV Vir Chalybis Man of Steel
V Ratio Periculosus A Dangerous Method
VI Casus, Tempus I The Fall, Season 1
VII Tumulus Elateroidearum Grave of the Fireflies
VIII Nihil Tenebrae Triginta Zero Dark Thirty
IX Tumultus Magnus De Nihil Much Ado About Nothing
X Color Mali Aurantium Est Ater Novus, Tempus I Orange Is The New Bklack, Season 1

LXXI: September: Elmore Leonard Novels

I Baculum Stick
II Cape Brevem Get Shorty
III Sis Frigidus Be Cool
IV E Conspectu Out of Sight
V Latrones Bandits
VI Sursum in Cubiculo Mellis Up in Honey's Room
VII Saltus Magnus The Big Bounce
VIII Ignis in Foramine Fire in the Hole
IX Adulescens Calidus The Hot Kid
X Venator Felium Cat Chaser