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2010-10-20 12:30:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" heads to the nation's capital to cover the midterm elections with a special week of "Indecision 2010" episodes from Monday, October 25 through Thursday, October 28. "When Grizzlies Attack: A 'Daily Show' Midterm Teapartyganza" will be taped at the Shakespeare Theatre Company's Sidney Harman Hall in D.C. and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT. Host Jon Stewart will be joined by his team of award-wishing correspondents...

2010-08-16 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" will travel to political hot bed, Washington, DC, to broadcast a week of shows as part of its ongoing "Indecision 2010" coverage of the fiercely contested midterm elections. "When Grizzlies Attack: The Daily Show Midterm Teapartyganza" will be taped at the Shakespeare Theatre Company's Sidney Harman Hall and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Monday, October 25 through Thursday, October 28. The Shakespeare Theatre...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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