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2013-03-10 23:02:56

Due to the continued success of its Express Contract Program, South Coast Surety has announced this date the increase on the program limits to $400,000 single and $800,000 aggregate. San Clemente, CA (PRWEB) March 10, 2013 South Coast Surety's Express Contract program which it manages for surety partner, Philadelphia Insurance, has continued to show great success. With this surety contract bond program, hundreds of contractors have found an easier path to performing bonded work. South Coast...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'