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Entertainment News Archive - October 09, 2010

EDINA, MINN., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During Chiropractic Awareness Month, the Minnesota Chiropractic Association (MCA) would like to encourage the public to follow the pros lead and make a chiropractor a regular part of their health maintenance team.

CHICAGO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most storied college football stadiums in the world will be overcome by pink today, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The entire Notre Dame team plans to sport pink arm, wrist and head bands as it plays the visiting Panthers at 3:30 p.m.

WOOSTER, Ohio, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When The College of Wooster found itself without a football opponent for Homecoming, it created a bit of a sticky wicket, but some quick thinking by Wooster's administrators led to a novel back-up plan.

Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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