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2014-05-07 16:28:07

STARTUP LYTE KICKS OFF ITS SUMMER CONCERT TOUR BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lyte is hosting BK's Finest: A Street Performer Riot at the venue Villain in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The free event is a celebration of street performers. NYC's best buskers will be performing on pop-up stages throughout the venue. Cern One will be performing a live art demonstration alongside the musical performances. Cern One is the graffiti writing legend and muralist who brought Brooklyn...


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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