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2013-05-24 23:13:35

123Greetings.com´s analysis shows that patriotism drives the spirit of Memorial Day. 79.2% Americans shared patriotic sentiments for this day in 2012 as opposed to 7.9% Americans who sent Memorial Day Weekend ecards themed around parties and picnics. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 National Geographic questioned in an article on Memorial Day last year, if this day of remembrance is getting lost in the swirl of summer kickoff. The article piqued the curiosity of 123Greetings´...

2013-05-24 23:01:17

A day of somber remembrance and a time to cherish with family and Pure Minutes New York, NY (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 Memorial day is a traditional day of remembrance for the men and women who died while serving the United States Armed Forces. The United States Federal Holiday, which occurs every year on the final Monday of May, was formerly known as Decoration Day and originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Union and Confederate soldiers who fell during the Civil War. Cities...

2013-05-24 23:01:01

Memorial Day show to include newest LawnBott® mower Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 Before you start the grill, before you watch the game, kick back with a cup of coffee with Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb on the Today Show on Memorial Day. Carley Knobloch, http://www.digitwirl.com, will show cool tech ideas to Kathie Lee and Hoda, including the new LawnBott® LB75 robotic mower. Kyodo America honors our brave men and women in the military who made the ultimate sacrifice for...

2013-05-22 23:21:42

The Electronic Security Association (ESA) provides security tips for travelers headed on a three-day holiday. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Memorial Day is a highly anticipated holiday since it marks the unofficial start of summer vacation. This year, nearly 30 percent of Americans will use the three-day weekend as a reason to pack their bags and head out on the first trip of the season. But whether you´re celebrating the holiday with an extravagant getaway or simply taking a...

2013-05-22 23:02:42

Bodybuilding.com is giving back to those who have served us. This Memorial Day (May 27, 2013) Bodybuilding.com will be donating $1 from every purchase made between 12:01am — 11:59pm, regardless of the amount. Boise, ID (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Bodybuilding.com is giving back to those who have served us. This Memorial Day (May 27, 2013) Bodybuilding.com will be donating $1 from EVERY purchase made between 12:01am — 11:59pm, regardless of the amount. “We are extremely grateful...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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