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2011-03-30 08:00:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, www.Mr-Booze.com, a site for adults run by two Maryland cocktail historians, announced the release of its first product, the Mr. Booze Drink Deck, a compilation of 30 of the website founders' favorite retro cocktail recipes. Mr-Booze.com Co-Founder, William Flannery said, "These are the drinks your parents or grandparents enjoyed on their evenings out - or made in their basement wet bar." The Mr. Booze Drink Deck includes 30 4"...

2009-12-03 07:45:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr-Booze.com, a site designed for adults featuring a plethora of classic cocktail recipes, history, music, retro and original barware, anecdotes and useful information, just announced Mr. Booze's official online guide to the 2009 holiday entertaining season. Mr-Booze.com is chock full of holiday music suggestions and reviews for home-based parties, unique home bar gift ideas, holiday drink recipes, and party tips continuing on through the New...


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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