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2014-05-23 23:01:22

More Than 100 Students and Adults Attended the Event Palmyra, WI (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Members of the greater Palmyra-Eagle community joined school district officials and students, state and local government dignitaries, including state Rep. Stephen Nass, and the president of Standard Process Inc. for the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Standard Process Athletic Complex on May 21, 2014. The $1.2 million complex, located south of the Palmyra-Eagle High School, offers a baseball field, a...


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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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