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2009-10-27 12:01:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- CompWest Insurance Company, a specialty provider of Workers' Compensation in the Western U.S., has been named a "2009 Best Place to Work in Insurance" as recently published by Business Insurance magazine, the company announced today. The 2009 Best Places to Work in Insurance is a first-ever joint effort of Best Companies Group and Business Insurance and considered all U.S. insurers, agents and brokers with 25 or more employees serving the commercial...


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.'