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2008-10-30 12:01:04

CONCORD, Mass., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "I think those girls are pretty smart." So said Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire on October 28, 2008, when asked about the results of a poll of high school girls showing over 80 percent thought women candidates were treated worse than men by the media. However, according to this student political opinion poll conducted by the National Coalition of Girls' Schools (NCGS) of 1,600 girls from across the country in grades 6 - 12, neither race...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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