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2014-06-13 23:03:28

Bill Cosby tops the list as the most admired father in the United States according to a poll commissioned by the community service organization Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) in celebration of Father’s Day. That Bill Cosby is top of the Father’s Day list is not a surprise. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Bill Cosby tops the list as the most admired father in the United States according to a poll commissioned by the community service organization Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE)...


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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