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2014-04-07 23:24:54

Former President & CEO Of Blackwater Worldwide joins Game Plan Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Game Plan Holdings, INC. (GPLH), a direct-to-consumer nutritional supplement company sold exclusively through their online platform, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Joseph M. Yorio to the Board of Advisors, effective immediately. Yorio is formerly the President and CEO of Xe Services (Blackwater Worldwide), and is currently the President and CEO of NYX Global LLC,...

2011-08-16 12:41:50

Implementing a command-directed casualty response system appears to be associated with reducing battlefield casualties, including killed-in-action deaths, casualties who died of wounds, and preventable combat deaths, according to a report in the August issue of Archives of Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "Historically, approximately 90 percent of combat-related deaths occur prior to a casualty reaching a medical treatment facility (MTF)," the authors write as background...

2010-11-18 12:04:00

New book by LT COL Oliver North USMC (Ret.), host of War Stories on FOX News Channel, shares untold stories of bravery and patriotism from America's elite soldiers WASHINGTON, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Heroes in Special Operations, the new release from LT COL Oliver North USMC (Ret.), debuts on the New York Times Best-Seller list in the competitive Hardcover Nonfiction category. In the book, North, the host of War Stories on FOX News Channel, provides a gripping,...


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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