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2005-11-25 18:28:09

By Chris M. Walsh NEW YORK (Billboard) - Think "Christmas album," and two words probably will not pop into your head along with mistletoe and tinsel: John Waters. The diversity and number of holiday releases sold in recent years continues to rise, as adult contemporary radio stations play more and more Christmas music. This season, such albums as "A Charlie Brown Christmas -- 40 Years," Kenny G's "The Greatest Holiday Classics" and Il Divo's "The Christmas Collection" will find...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'