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2009-07-16 10:21:01

Colorful, comfortable Crocs hit the recession running, but at too much of a run, the U.S. shoemaker's chief executive officer said. In an e-mail, Crocs Inc. CEO John Duerden said the shoe industry was surprised by the severity of the downturn. Moreover, it affected us more because the brand had been gearing up for a continuation of the extraordinary growth in the prior years, The Washington Post reported Thursday. The company that produces brightly colored plastic clogs made of an...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'