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2010-03-22 17:49:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Christa Tiefenbacher-Hudson, a native of Stuttgart, Germany, and Minnesota resident of nearly 30 years, has been appointed to be the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Minneapolis.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.