a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago.
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These Words Can Be Real Debbie DownersSome words, like instant, are great on their own, but when you slap them in front of other words, they make them sounds less credible or desirable. We're calling them Debbie Downer words, because Debbie really knows how to ruin a party.
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