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2012-02-10 08:00:00

Spring wild turkey seasons will be opening soon in many states, offering a great opportunity for those interested in learning how to hunt. Before heading afield, hunters can get started with their hunter safety training at http://www.hunter-ed.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 Spring wild turkey seasons will be opening soon in many states, offering experienced hunters a great chance to introduce family and friends to hunting. Those who must pass a hunter safety course before they...


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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