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2012-06-10 23:01:25

BargainMoose.ca Secures Exclusive Fathers Day Coupon Codes Winnipeg, MB (PRWEB) June 10, 2012 Canada's fastest growing deal community, BargainMoose.ca, has released a new batch of clothing coupons just in time to be shipped for Father's day. In an effort to help Canadians get fathers out of their tired old clothes, the site has secured an exclusive IceJerseys.com coupon code, as well as promotional deals on designer denim and personalized shirts. "It has become clear how important family...

2012-06-07 23:00:23

Other Chocolatiers Look to Pair Bacon, Scotch, Bourbon and Rye with Fine Chocolate to Appeal to Every Dad's Tastes (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Bacon, beer and Scotch all sound like they might appeal to Dads in one form or another on Father's Day, but pair them with chocolate and you've got a sure-fire winner, says Ecole Chocolat graduate Gail Ambrosius, whose chocolate shop under the same name has been featured in Martha Stewart Living, Bon Appetit, Food Network Magazine and the Today Show....


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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