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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
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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