Blue moon – tonight. Live!

blue moon

n.

1.

a. The third full moon in a three-month calendrical season that has four full moons.
b. The second of two full moons occurring in the same month.
2. Informal A relatively long period of time: I haven’t seen you in a blue moon.
Other examples:
  • It will be a blue moon before the Republicans ask Clint to speak at any of their events outside those held in furniture and office supply stores.
  • Prior to the election, Jean said “I’ll see a blue moon before Pauline gets elected Premier!”.
  • Someone stole $30 million worth of maple syrup? Well, THAT’S a once-in-a-blue-moon thing!
  • Once in a blue moon, a CPC Cabinet Minister will say or do something that makes sense. Oops! I guess we have to wait until 2015!

Get out there and look at it folks… and – sigh – please don’t expect it to be blue. K?

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One Comment to “Blue moon – tonight. Live!”

  1. Allan Wood says:

    The funny thing is people will complain tomorrow that the moon wasn’t actually blue.

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