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2012-04-22 23:01:23

Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil well remembers her time spent with Dick Clark growing up. "I used to listen to him ever single day. I would literally rush home from school to see American Bandstand. I used the refrigerator as my dance partner until my grandmother started noticing the food inside wasn't staying cold and offered to be my partner instead! We danced to American Bandstand every day." (PRWEB) April 22, 2012 Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil well remembers her time spent with Dick Clark growing up. "I...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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