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2014-01-28 16:22:51

Get ready for round 2 of the D/FW Metroplex mayors' 3 point shootout competition in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters and H.O.P.E. Farm, Inc. IRVING, Texas, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a spirited match up on the afternoon of January 21, 2014 at SMU's Moody Coliseum in Dallas, TX, Dallas Deputy Police Chief Jesse Reyes coached from the sidelines, while honorary team captain Dallas City Councilman Adam Medrano led their team of SMU women's basketball players to victory in round...

2014-01-16 16:23:10

D/FW metroplex mayors' 3-point shootout competition in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters and H.O.P.E. Farm, Inc. LAS COLINAS, Texas, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 21, 2014 Mayor Beth Van Duyne of Irving, TX will compete against Mayor Mike Rawlings of Dallas, TX in round one of a 3-point basketball shootout challenge in support of the upcoming Little Big Shot D/FW area fund raising tournament benefiting H.O.P.E. Farm of Fort Worth and the D/FW area Big Brothers Big...


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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