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2013-02-20 23:04:43

Scores of Skechers Lawsuits Pending in Kentucky Federal Court Allege Skechers Toning Shoes Caused Wearers to Suffer Serious Injuries, Including Broken Feet and Ankles, Leg and Hip Fractures, Tendon and Ligament Damage, Head Injuries, and Spinal Cord Damage. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 Skechers lawsuits continue to rise, despite a $40 million settlement(1) reached with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) last year, according to the experienced personal injury law firm of...

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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'