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2013-03-17 23:03:37

The Art for Charlie Foundation, created by a Michigan family with a terminally ill child, raises $20,000 through the sale and promotion of art for pediatric palliative care. East Lansing, Michigan (PRWEB) March 17, 2013 Art can raise money for terminally ill children. The Art for Charlie Foundation of East Lansing, Michigan, marks its first anniversary on Monday, March 18 with the presentation of a $20,000 check to Sparrow Hospital to fund pediatric palliative care. John and Abigail Waller...


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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