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2012-03-04 08:00:00

National Comedy Booking Agency Plays Major Role in Festival. Family-owned Funny Business Agency worked behind the scenes to select and secure major talent for the 2nd annual Gilda's LaughFest from March 8 - 18, 2012 in Grand Rapids, MI. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) March 04, 2012 Family-owned Funny Business Agency worked behind the scenes to select and secure major talent for the 2nd annual Gilda's LaughFest from March 8 - 18, 2012 in Grand Rapids, MI. John and Jamison Yoder worked daily...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Today in America TV announces air dates for Grand Rapids, Michigan in the month of March 2012. “Furniture City” will be able to watch the award winning program on CNN Headline News via the Charter cable television system. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Know the name Daniel F. Gerber? What about Steelcase? These are two of the well known product brand names made in the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Today in America TV presents March air dates for the area known as...


Word of the Day
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.'