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2013-11-13 23:30:44

Stan Clark, the volunteer coordinator of the Gettysburg finale for the annual Face of America bicycle ride from World T.E.A.M. Sports also donates his time to the December 6-7 National Wreath Project, placing holiday wreaths on grave stones at Gettysburg and Quantico National Cemeteries. Gettysburg, PA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Each April, United States Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Stan Clark coordinates the successful Gettysburg finale for the Face of America bicycle ride from World...

2013-07-17 23:21:50

Non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports announced today that the 2014 Face of America bicycle ride honoring disabled veterans will be held April 25-27. The two-day, 110-mile ride from the Pentagon to Gettysburg, Pennsylania includes more than 100 disabled veterans in its 500 participants. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 The national non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports announced today that the Face of America, one of the Washington, D.C. area’s most inclusive and popular bicycle rides, will be...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'