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2012-12-15 05:02:50

“Boulder´s Bungalow” Named After Agency´s Beloved Canine Staff Member Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 As part of Great Plains SPCA opening their new Pet Adoption Center, they surprised Meers Advertising at a preview event on December 12, with a special thank you for the recent work the agency has created and produced for the animal shelter and veterinary care center. A suite and/or playroom designed for one or more dogs (e.g., a place where a mother dog and...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • 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.'
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