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2012-05-17 23:01:36

Haven Brothers--the oldest American diner on wheels--has been in operation for over 100 years. "Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner," a documentary on the diner, debuts its KickStarter.com fundraising campaign on Friday, May 25th. Providence, RI (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner debuts its KickStarter.com fundraising campaign on Friday, May 25th. A link to the online fundraising campaign will debut, along with the launch of the film's official...


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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