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2010-10-14 05:35:00

STOCKHOLM, October 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Peak Performance is launching The Rescue Operation - a challenging and fun educational online game, which offers both beautiful scenery and dramatic suspense. Through the challenging gameplay you experience the full potential of the Black Light collection, which up to this point is one of Peak Performances most technically refined alpine collections, developed for and by mountain guides. By playing the game and performing well you can win an...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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