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2014-05-15 16:25:36

PHOENIX, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Micheline Maynard, a former New York Times senior business correspondent, will be the new director of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120130/DC44180LOGO Maynard will lead business journalism training efforts for the Reynolds Center, the world's premier provider of ongoing...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'