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2014-01-08 23:02:58

Bringing together some of today’s generation’s greatest minds, ‘Magic Makers’ seeks support from maker, tech, and education enthusiasts to create new documentary series. New York, Los Angeles (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 'Magic Makers' -- a new pilot show spotlighting the most innovative young minds changing the world -- today announced the start of its crowdfunding program through the beta platform Memeni. Created and hosted by social impact journalist Melissa Jun Rowley,...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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