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2009-09-18 13:05:05

A Michigan potato broker says he will give away more than 90,000 pounds of fresh produce Saturday at a county fairground in northern Minnesota. Don Armstrong, 70, selected the town of Thief River Falls for the giveaway because he grew up there, the St. Paul (Minn.) Pioneer Press reported Friday. In addition to 43,000 pounds of potatoes, Armstrong plans to dispose of 20,000 pounds of pumpkins, 17,000 pounds of squash and 12,000 pounds of cabbage. The giveaway will also include 1,000 colossal...

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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.