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2010-03-31 12:41:00

BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Long Wave Dynamics, LLC today announced publication of Jubilee on Wall Street; An Optimistic Look at the Global Financial Crash, by David Knox Barker.

2009-08-05 14:30:00

Stories of ships mysteriously sent to watery graves by sudden, giant waves have long puzzled scientists and sailors. New research by San Francisco State professor Tim Janssen suggests that changes in water depth and currents


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.