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2014-03-07 23:26:24

Splash Car Wash today announced the winner of its Splash Rewards January promotion. The winner, Tony Debisschop, won car washes for a year, seemingly the perfect prize given the salt and sand covering the roads this winter. Hamden, CT (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 Splash Car Wash kicked off the year with Splash Rewards January promotion where the winner can avail free car washes in Splash's Hamden branch for a year. The contest was launched in time with the early North American cold wave,...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'