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2014-01-22 08:25:08

~The Partnership at Drugfree.org, GRAMMY Foundation(® )and MusiCares(® )Recognize Winners~ NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teen musician Brittaney Brannock has been selected as the winner of the fourth annual GRAMMY Foundation(®) and MusiCares(®) Teens Make Music Contest for her creative interpretation of the consequences and impact of drug and alcohol use. Second and third place winners have also been chosen. The GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares, the two...

2013-09-24 23:02:55

Reaching Out to Parents and Students with the Truth About Drugs Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Cincinnati set up a booth in the heart of the city at Fountain Square to reach returning students and their parents with factual information about drugs and drug abuse. While clips from the award-winning documentary, Truth About Drugs—Real People, Real Stories, played on the Square’s big screen TV, volunteers distributed copies 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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