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2014-05-20 23:14:49

The Shoe Boot Valet is the only device on the market specifically designed to assist the mobility challenged, elderly, afflicted…pull on and take off their footwear with no bending or reaching required. Valet Product Line, http://www.shoebootvalet.com, is the manufacturer and only supplier of this revolutionary product. Tulsa, OK (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Over 50 million people in the US alone have problems putting on and taking off their footwear: the elderly, obese, arthritic, stroke...

2014-05-19 08:27:17

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) today announced the results of its Today's Podiatrist survey, which measures the public's attitudes toward foot health. The study, which surveyed 1,000 US adults ages 18 and older, revealed that nearly half of all women (49 percent) wear high heels, even though the majority of heel wearers (71 percent) complain these shoes hurt their feet....

2014-05-15 23:09:00

Today, Fecbek.com is pleased to announce that it is offering many brand new models of shoes and sandals for its global customers. (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Fecbek.com has introduced its new women's sandals, including dress sandals,wedge sandals and platform sandals. Today, Fecbek.com is pleased to announce that it is offering many brand new models of shoes and sandals for its global customers. Fashionable sandals can help ladies attract eyesight from others easily. The new sandals come...

2014-05-05 23:02:19

Exhibit Engages Children to Reimagine How They View Sneakers and Art Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Boston Children’s Museum recently opened a new exhibit, “Art for your Feet.” This exhibit showcases some of the Sneaker Museum’s collection of Air Jordan sneakers along with artwork inspired by sneakers. The Art for Your Feet exhibit is all about finding artistic inspiration in sneakers. The exhibition will showcase an array of sneakers and sneaker brands including Converse, Air...

2014-05-02 08:25:51

AppTRAX reveals Nike+ Running a Top App, But Will Shift in Hardware Strategy Pay Dividends? BOSTON, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategy Analytics' Application Ecosystem Opportunities (AEO) service latest report on apps - A 2014 Vertical View of Health & Fitness Apps: Nike Still King; Yet it's Dis-"Banding" Hardware - delves into the Health & Fitness category and how brands - Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Under Armour, Puma, Asics, New Balance, Fila, and Converse - traditionally...

2014-04-30 23:18:35

California-based comfort shoe retailer, Footwear etc. is pleased to announce that it has received the new Spring 14 models of MBT shoes. These new MBT styles reflect the utmost in contemporary design while retaining the famous rocker sole technology upon which customers have come to rely. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Footwear etc. is delighted to announce that the premier brand of rocker-sole technology, MBT Shoes, has delivered the new Spring 2014 shoe and sandal collection....

2014-04-30 23:00:25

JUKZ Shoes announces new partnerships with Texas colleges and universities Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Jukz Shoes is the most innovative and exciting sports product on the market, as it uses the same material found in sports balls to manufacture a creative line of sports flip flops, slides, backpacks, and hats inspired by each sport. This unique style of sports products has inspired many colleges to jump on the Jukz Shoes bandwagon, and now, many college fans can show support for...

2014-04-29 12:36:16

NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stuart Weitzman continues SWxYOU, its limited-edition customization series, with the introduction of "Be Suede," exclusively on www.stuartweitzman.com. The program unites two of the season's hottest trends - summer suede and the classic espadrille flat - giving shoppers the unique opportunity to reimagine this warm weather must-have by choosing from 15 shades ranging from bold shades of clementine orange, sol yellow and pimento red to soft...

2014-04-28 16:20:46

Office of the Secretary of Defense Directs the Armed Services to Comply with Existing Law and Procure American-made Athletic Footwear ROCKFORD, Mich., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolverine Worldwide (NYSE: WWW) today commends the Department of Defense for updating the policy regarding the acquisition of athletic shoes for military recruits. In a letter to members of the Armed Services Committees, the Deputy Secretary of Defense confirmed a policy change that requires new recruits...

2014-04-24 23:13:10

California-based comfort shoe retailer, Footwear etc. is pleased to announce that it has received brand new models of shoes and sandals from Clarks. Shoes from Clarks are known for their outstanding comfort, style, and value, and customers have flocked to this brand for many years. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Footwear etc. is delighted to announce the arrival of new Spring 2014 Clarks shoes and sandals to their 10 Califorina stores and their online store...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'