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2013-01-24 23:00:54

As a leading provider of time and attendance software, uAttend offers tailored solutions to help businesses in 10 states cope with additional overhead due to recently approved minimum wage increases. Carlsbad, California (PRWEB) January 24, 2013 uAttend, one of the nation´s fastest growing workforce management systems, is helping thousands of businesses across the United States, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises, that kicked off the new year with a minimum wage hike and...

Teenage Delinquent Behaviors Associated With Recession During Infancy
2013-01-01 09:09:26

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online US teenagers born during the early 1980s were found to have been slightly more prone to drinking, smoking, theft and arrests due to macroeconomic conditions during the first year of their life, according to new research from the State University of New York Upstate Medical University (SUNY). The current economic crisis has received much attention from policy makers, although the focus has been more on short-term effects. Long-term...


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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