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2011-11-17 19:30:00

National program focuses on garden and greenscape development Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 17, 2011 The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company today announced a multi-year partnership focused on improving our nationâs cities through garden and green space development. âœOur mayors have specifically called for cities to develop, grow and maintain edible gardens and green spaces in our parks and near city hall...


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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