PSA announcement: peak vs pique


Mar 8, 2010
"Peak" as a noun means the top of something, as in the peak of a mountain. As a verb, it means to reach the highest point, as in "hula hoop popularity peaked in the 1960s."

"Pique" as a verb can mean to stimulate interest or curiosity, or to irritate or provoke. Meriam Webster says "to excite or arouse especially by a provocation, challenge, or rebuff."
I'm right there with you dude, but that war was lost a long time ago.

Just have a nice beverage and let the animals eat each other. It's nature's way. :thumb:


Most Honored Senior Member
Jan 10, 2014

Let us roll out our proper Chaucer English for times like these!

The Millere was a stout carl for the nones;
Ful byg he was of brawn and eek of bones.
That proved wel, for over-al, ther he cam,
At wrastlynge he wolde have alwey the ram.
He was short-sholdred, brood, a thikke knarre;
Ther nas no dore that he nolde heve of harre,
Or breke it at a rennyng with his heed.
His berd as any sowe or fox was reed,
And therto brood, as though it were a spade.
Upon the cop right of his nose he hade
A werte, and thereon stood a toft of herys,

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