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Vegetarians Have Better Hearts
2013-01-30 20:56:23

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Those vegetarians who are tired of being mocked by carnivores and incessantly asked “but where do you get your protein?” can hold their heads up high today. According to a new study from the University of Oxford, vegetarians are 32 percent less likely to be hospitalized for, or die from, heart disease. All told, heart disease is the number one culprit when it comes to deaths in developed western civilizations. In...

2013-01-10 05:03:56

Telematics Update is about to release a brand new Telematics Connectivity Strategies Report for 2013 to uncover the best business model for integrating and monetizing auto centric content and apps into the car — as connectivity becomes a must-have for the automotive customer. (PRWEB) January 09, 2013 Telematics Update´s Telematics Connectivity Strategies Report for 2013 will be released on Friday 25th January. An industry wide survey of 250+ senior automotive telematics...

2013-01-08 05:04:02

QuinnScape, developer of #1-ranking travel app Packing Pro, is proud to announce the launch of a brand new app: Shopping Pro. Shopping Pro is a digital grocery & shopping list with iCloud auto-sync that is built on the mature 4-year foundation of Packing Pro. Taipei, Taiwan (PRWEB) January 07, 2013 QuinnScape, developer of #1-ranking travel app Packing Pro, is proud to announce the launch of a brand new app: Shopping Pro. Shopping Pro is a digital grocery & shopping list with iCloud...

Scientology Church Has Secret Alien Space Cathedral In New Mexico Desert
2013-01-03 13:33:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A gigantic symbol etched into the desert in New Mexico holds below it a secret "alien space cathedral" built by Tom Cruise's Scientology church, according to one man's account. The symbols are supposedly a welcoming message to aliens designed in a crop-circle fashion that can only be seen from high above the ground, BBC reporter John Sweeney says. The cathedral is hidden about 30 miles from the nearest town, and it reportedly...


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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