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2009-02-12 10:14:00

Off-duty police captain awarded for saving man's life HILLSBORO, N.H., Feb.

2008-06-23 06:00:00

By Terry Rombeck, Journal-World, Lawrence, Kan. Jun. 23--There were times, when Paul Tucker was at the control of jets thousands of feet above the earth, that his mind would wander to music. "I'd be at 23,000 feet in cruise in a (Cessna) Citation or a Lear, thinking about music," Tucker says.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.