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2012-06-21 23:03:21

All area residents and visitors are encouraged to donate blood. (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 Church of Scientology of Tampa Volunteer Ministers will host a blood drive June 23rd, 10:15am - 6:15pm, for Florida Blood Services. The drive will be held on Park Street between Fort Harrison and Garden avenues. This is the Volunteer Ministers´ third blood drive of the year. Donors need to be at least 16 years old, in good health and weigh over 110 pounds. “It only takes 20-30 minutes to...


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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