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2014-09-02 20:23:45

TEMPE, Ariz. and WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Arizona State University and New America announce the creation of the Future of War project, a new initiative focusing on the profound social, political, economic, and cultural implications of the changing nature of war and conflict. This initiative combines the resources of Arizona State University, one of the nation's largest and most innovative public higher education institutions, and New America, a uniquely...

2014-08-27 08:25:11

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With a sudden surge in feminist proclamations, Morgan Brittany, Ann-Marie Murrell, and Dr. Gina Loudon are on a mission to flip feminism by rallying American women to reclaim the power of their voices, and reframe the way women think about the power they have to make a lasting difference wherever they are. Think Spartan warriors in heels. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/140313 There is nothing off the table for these...

2014-08-26 23:00:25

Innovative ministry leaders Elmer Towns and Todd Mullins tackle the controversial question “Can online churches fulfill the same role as physical churches?” in their new book, “Online Churches,” from Liberty University Press. Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Innovative ministry leaders Elmer Towns and Todd Mullins tackle the controversial question, “Can online churches fulfill the same role as physical churches?” in their new book, “Online Churches,” from Liberty...

2014-08-26 16:21:09

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's largest wartime veterans service organization honored Lt. Col. Oliver L. North, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret), with its highest public relations award during its 96(th) national convention here today. Host of Fox News' "War Stories" and author of several books about military men and women at war, North was presented the National Commander's Public Relations Award for "raising public awareness about the honorable...

2014-08-26 16:20:55

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives from the five armed services were honored today by the nation's largest wartime veterans' organization. The American Legion presented the Spirit of Service award to U.S. Army Specialist Cassandra Rousayne, U.S. Army Medical Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland; U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2(nd) Class (SW) Porfirio Pimentel, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion, Gulfport, Mississippi; U.S. Marine Corps Corporal...

2014-08-15 23:00:12

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell and his wife, Becki, accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge inside Williams Stadium on Friday, Aug. 15, to raise awareness for ALS. They then issued their challenge to the entire freshman class, with help from the Lynchburg Fire Department. Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 After treating incoming students to a cookout in the concourse of Williams Stadium before Friday night’s annual President’s Kickoff, Liberty University President Jerry...

2014-08-13 16:20:46

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger issued the following statement in reaction to Monday's passing of comedian Robin Williams: "The U.S. military and veterans who served in Iraq, Kuwait and Afghanistan, lost a true friend and supporter Monday. Like the great Bob Hope, Robin Williams used his special brand of comedy to entertain troops stationed in 13 countries, while traveling on multiple USO tours. By all...

2014-07-28 00:20:45

Subscription-based channel available at SarahPalinChannel.com. Los Angeles, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAPP co-founders Jeff Gaspin, former chairman of NBC Universal Television, and Jon Klein, former president of CNN/U.S., announce the official launch of the Sarah Palin Channel, a subscription-based online network offering supporters of the candidate for Vice President of the United States and former Alaska Governor unprecedented access to and interaction with Governor Palin....

2014-07-21 09:55:39

University of Notre Dame In January of 2009, Barack Obama assumed the U.S. presidency in the midst of the most severe recession since the great depression of the 1930s. While many Americans hoped the new administration would take an active role in providing relief for those harmed by the economic collapse, a "Tea Party" movement emerged to oppose Obama's agenda. University of Notre Dame political sociologist Rory McVeigh, whose study, "Educational Segregation, Tea Party Organizations,...

2014-07-18 12:20:51

New BPC/AEI Chartbook Outlines Military Personnel Spending WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) released a chartbook today detailing the growth in spending on military personnel since 2001. The new explanatory resource shows that per capita personnel costs paid by the Department of Defense - including pay and health, retirement and other benefits - increased by 42 percent between 2001 and 2012...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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