Quantcast

Latest Compusearch Stories

2011-04-18 07:00:00

DULLES, Va., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compusearch is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to implement an enterprise acquisition system pilot. This is the first step in successfully replacing HUD's outdated legacy system over the next year. "As HUD modernizes its acquisition environment, we are working hard to meet OMB's mandate to show early success. We have accomplished our first goal of standing up a...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
Related