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2009-11-18 13:42:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- New York real estate tycoon, Elie Hirschfeld, officially announces the launch of www.hirschfeldsport.com, The website, devoted to both novice and expert triathletes, serves as a go-to source for tips and inspiring stories while simultaneously commemorating the mogul's 25th consecutive year as a competitive triathlete. "I strongly encourage others to partake in triathlons because they have changed my life for the better," says Elie Hirschfeld, President of...

2008-07-28 06:01:05

Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) will host Hirschfeld Steel Company Group LP (San Angelo, Texas) as its special guest today as part of this week's "Industry Today" webcast. Hirschfeld Steel is one of the nation's premier structural steel fabricators with offices across the United States and parts of Europe. Hirschfeld Steel fabricates structural steel for the power, refining, chemical, industrial, commercial and mass transportation industries. Every structural steel project...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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