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2012-12-18 05:00:12

Nonprofit´s participation in the Mobile Mistletoe Marathon enables mobile donations to help children break the cycle of poverty Los Angelos, CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2012 This holiday season, Cross Cultural Thresholds, a nonprofit that partners with grassroots community leaders to create projects on behalf of under-served children in Kenya, is enabling mobile donations and rewarding donors. Donors can now give directly through their smartphones, by filling out a mobile web-based...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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