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2011-02-18 10:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike King has joined Pragmatek Consulting Group as vice president of the Enterprise Performance Management Practice. The former IBM client director of business analytics in the north central region, King will build a staff of experienced Cognos consultants to deliver business intelligence value to clients. King's extensive performance management background includes his most recent position at IBM and two years at Cognos before its purchase by...

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  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'