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2012-06-06 23:03:14

Survey by American University communication students shows youth vote still supports Obama, shows concern about economy. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 For first-time voters, this year´s upcoming presidential election is not nearly as exciting as the last one. In a survey of 425 first-time voters from eight Washington, D.C., area universities, only 23 percent said they were “very excited” about this year´s election vs. 45 percent for the 2008 election. The...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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