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Business News Archive - May 21, 2007

By Guillet, Jaime New Orleans' trademark as a destination city played a prominent role in ExpressJet Airline's move to increase nonstop air service at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, the carrier's President and CEO Jim Ream said today.

Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.