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2008-07-16 12:01:05

By Mario Tarradell, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 16--WELSH SINGER DUFFY -- nee Aimee Anne Duffy -- celebrated the stateside release of her debut CD, Rockferry, with a performance in May at New York's famed Apollo Theater, the legendary venue dedicated to the preservation of R&B music.

2008-07-15 18:00:29

By Mario Tarradell, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 15--WELSH SINGER DUFFY -- nee Aimee Anne Duffy -- celebrated the stateside release of her debut CD, Rockferry, with a performance in May at New York's famed Apollo Theater, the legendary venue dedicated to the preservation of R&B music.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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