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2011-08-01 11:32:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by Men Can Stop Rape, Inc.: "Joe is a special person who has dedicated his life to helping young people. His message is powerful and makes a true impact. It is a message that we can all learn from." -- Cal Ripken, Jr., Baseball Hall of Fame Joe Ehrmann, the man Parade magazine dubbed "The Most Important Coach in America," believes athletes and their mentors face a much tougher challenge than just...

2011-06-09 13:45:00

PARIS, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boursica.com: Could you remind us of how Artprice was created? Thierry Ehrmann: It was first of all an enormous amount of collective work involving incredible art historians. In just 14 years, we bought up almost all the editorial funds in Europe and the USA and now we're working on Asia. This covers art publishing houses, art editorial funds worldwide and assets representing over EUR30 million. (Photo:...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'