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2014-07-07 08:25:01

LAS VEGAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Remark Media, Inc. (Nasdaq: MARK) ("Remark Media" or the "Company"), today announced that veteran content executive Joshua Fruhlinger has joined Remark Media to run the rapidly-growing firm's content operations. He was previously Head of Digital at TMZ and, previous to that, was Editorial Director for AOL Tech, where he oversaw operations at Engadget, Joystiq, and TUAW. Fruhlinger joins Remark Media during a period of rapid growth. Remark Media...


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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