Crescent: (adj) a shape resembling a segment of a ring tapering to points at the ends.
We may have just discovered one of the great ways to distinguish how people think.
Take a moment.
Free your mind of all unnecessary information, including trying to recall the passwords to your Internet programs.
Now listen to this word and tell me what you think of immediately:
If you are an extremely intellectual, political, religious or topical person, you thought of the crescent moon, in reference to the Muslim faith and problems in the Middle East.
If you’re like me, you probably thought of crescent rolls with lots of butter at Thanksgiving.