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2008-07-31 14:45:00

Football fans won't have to wait until the official season kickoff on September 4th  to get a fix of NFL action.  Electronic Arts Sports' 20th Anniversary "Madden NFL 09" game will be released in August, with quarterback Brett Favre in Green Bay Packers' colors on the cover. "Madden NFL 09: 20th Anniversary Special Collector's Edition" will include full versions of the new "Madden" game, the new "NFL Head Coach 09" strategy game and bonus video content. "The launch of this year's...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • 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.'
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