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2013-03-29 23:15:28

Out of the Box Collective, Los Angeles's premier farm-to-table home delivery service, specializing in locally sourced and sustainably produced ingredients, has been selected to present its business model at the 4th Annual Slow Money National Gathering Entrepreneur Showcase. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 Slow Money is a forward-thinking organization which has started a new conversation about money that is too fast, about finance that is disconnected from people and place, about how...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'