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2011-10-11 11:00:00

Graduate Gamesâ casual indie card game, Best in Show Solitaire, is now available for Windows PC for only $14.95. Purchasing the game now will save you 25% off the full price. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) October 11, 2011 Graduate Games is proud to announce the release of Best in Show Solitaire for Windows PC. Best in Show Solitaire is an addictive casual card game by independent game studio, Graduate Games. Mac and Linux ports of the game are still planned. The game is available...

2011-03-01 12:38:00

LOS ANGELES, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Online television destination Hulu kicked off the second annual "Best in Show" bracket style tournament today with new partner HitFix. Like the NCAA's March Madness, "Best in Show" gives Hulu fans a chance to vote for their favorite TV shows and determine the winner of each face off. www.hulu.com/bestinshow Using "March Madness" style brackets, the five week competition starts with 32 shows with the field being cut in half each week until a...

2011-01-13 12:36:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Porsche 918 RSR, which was unveiled for the first time at the Detroit Auto Show on Monday, received one of the show's most respected automotive awards---the 2011 NAIAS AutoWeek Editors' Choice Award for Best in Show. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110113/CL29905 ) "Porsche marked its return to the Detroit Auto Show in a big way with the 918 RSR concept, and--like the 918 Spyder concept revealed last year in Geneva--it was the...

2011-01-13 11:01:00

DETROIT, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The AutoWeek editorial staff presented Porsche with the 2011 NAIAS AutoWeek Editors' Choice Award for Best in Show this morning. The award marked the return of Porsche to the Detroit auto show and honored the certain star of the show, the Porsche 918 RSR concept. "The 2011 Detroit show had more than two dozen new models and reinforced the new normal in the automotive business," said AutoWeek executive editor Roger Hart. "There were no fancy,...

2010-12-06 13:02:00

National Champion Emerges From Nearly 2,500 Canine Competitors LONG BEACH, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Best in Show honors and $50,000 in prize money went to CH Propwash Reckon, an Australian Shepherd known affectionately as "Reckon" owned by Leslie Frank and Judy Harrington of Kensington, New Hampshire. Before a crowd at the Long Beach Convention Center Sunday night "Reckon" was crowned "National Champion" by Best in Show judge...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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