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2012-03-09 02:30:00

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The Mystery of the Blue Balls
2012-02-04 05:03:41

Blue balls that fell from the sky and pelted a UK residence last week led to wild speculation, but scientists on Friday announced that they had determined the origins of the marble-like objects, and they are disappointingly mundane. The balls, which according to a January 30 article by Steve Morris of the Guardian, began falling in the backyard of 61-year-old Bournemouth, Dorset resident Steve Hornsby the previous Thursday. According to Morris' account of Hornsby's description of the...


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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