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2011-03-01 07:10:00

ATLANTA, NEW YORK and DALLAS, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlanta's own award-winning filmmaker Jade Jenise Dixon is pleased to announce her return home on March 5, 2011 to kick off a nationwide talent search for her next upcoming film, Our Father. Other cities include New York City on March 19th and Dallas on May 14, 2011. The Los Angels Times states that Jade Dixon is "beautiful and talented," BET states Jade is "the next Tyler Perry," Rolling Out Magazine states, "this sister plans to...

2008-07-03 09:00:59

Jade Art Group Inc. (OTCBB: JADA), a seller and distributor of raw jade sourced from the SheTai Jade mine in China, today announced that Murphy Analytics, a fee-based equity research group, has initiated coverage on Jade Art Group with an "Outperform" rating. In the report entitled, "Gold Has a Value; Jade is Invaluable," Murphy Analytics discussed such investor highlights as Jade Art Group's exclusive distribution right with XiKai Mining, which has China's largest high quality jade...


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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