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Entertainment News Archive - February 07, 2007

Westar Oil Inc. has completed its initial testing of its Railroad Valley property. As a result from that testing and other considerations, the Company announces its plans to become a public company. It is expected that the shares are to be valued between $15.00 to $20.00 dollars per share.

Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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