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2011-04-05 11:00:00

On Sale April 9 at 10 a.m.: Weezer (August 4), Huey Lewis & The News (August 7), Montgomery Gentry (August 10), Kansas/Blue Oyster Cult (August 11) COSTA MESA, Calif., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The OC Fair announced today four more rocking concerts for this summer. Weezer (Thursday, August 4), Huey Lewis & The News (Sunday, August 7), Montgomery Gentry (Wednesday, August 10) and Kansas/Blue Oyster Cult (Thursday, August 11) will perform as part of the Summer Concert Series at...

2008-07-12 09:00:32

THE POWER of love is a curious thing, is it not? It makes one man weep, and another man sing. It can change a hawk into a little white dove. Not literally, obviously; that would be impossible, but you get my drift. The point is, it's more than a feeling. It's strong and it's sudden and it's cruel sometimes, but it might just save your life. For these majestic pearls of wisdom, we have Huey Lewis to thank. The words are, of course, from the Huey Lewis and the News hit The Power of Love, a...


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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