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2008-10-16 12:00:10

Advice Company today announced that Steven Lurie has been named President and Chief Executive Officer. Lurie succeeds the founder, Gerry Goldsholle, who was named Chairman. A recognized technology business leader, Lurie brings more than 15 years of Internet and software experience to Advice Company, whose marquee site is www.FreeAdvice.com. "Steven is exactly the right leader for Advice Company," said Goldsholle. "His extensive background and vision for the potential of the Internet...


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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