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2010-05-03 14:54:00

DALLAS, May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) was founded by a grieving mother and still is supported primarily by mothers and their loved ones, families and friends. In honor of Mother's Day and all of the families impacted by drunk driving, MADD is asking everyone to honor their mothers by going to madd.org, reading about amazing moms and then posting to MADD's Facebook page why your mom is/was the best. Supporters are then asked post to their Facebook and...

2008-12-02 15:57:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Mothers Against Drunk Driving NC: What: Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) of North Carolina will honor law enforcement from across the State for their efforts in preventing underage drinking and drunk driving as well as honor the victims killed over this past year. This statewide recognition event honors all branches of law enforcement including sheriff departments, police departments, highway...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'