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2011-02-28 05:00:00

COOS BAY, Ore., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial Minerals Corp. (Pink Sheets: ILMCY), a minerals processing company focused on developing the Southern Oregon Mineral Sands project, announced today that is has selected Allen & Caron Inc as its agency for investor relations and corporate communications. With offices in New York City, Irvine, CA and London, Allen & Caron will help Industrial Minerals develop an effective outreach program to increase visibility in the investment...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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