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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. She will be sworn in during a ceremony held at the University of St. Thomas on March 23. Christa Tiefenbacher-Hudson is the co-founder and managing director of Minneapolis-based TripleInk, a multilingual marketing communications agency and division of...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.