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2012-10-19 04:03:46

Office supplies maverick SupplyGeeks.com moves into the business gift space after success in traditional office products, school supplies and janitorial.

Facebook Gifts May Bring In Additional Revenue
2012-09-28 13:13:02

Facebook is trying their hand at becoming an e-seller, taking their once virtual gifts into the realm of reality. If this move is successful, Facebook could begin to encroach on the territory of Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer.


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Perseus Constellation -- Location: Northern Hemisphere; Coordinates: Right Ascension: 03h; Declination: +45; Source: Greek Mythology Perseus was the son of the Greek god Zeus and the mortal princess Danae. Perseus' grandfather, Acrisius, the king of Argos, was warned by an oracle that he would be killed by his grandson. Acrisius locked his daughter Danae in a dungeon to prevent her bearing a child. Zeus found a way into her dungeon disguised as a shower of gold. When the child Perseus...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.