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2011-11-12 12:00:00

A new website, TribalMind.net, promises answers to those tricky social/sexual questions that you've always been afraid to ask. (PRWEB) November 12, 2011 A new website, TribalMind.net, is in the final stages of development, and promises to provide answers to life's trickier questions by way of 'collective wisdom'. You know...the kind of questions you might struggle to ask loved ones without causing offense. Founder, Paul Middleton believes that technological development and the advent of the...


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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