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2013-05-09 23:43:16

Norman R. Augustine, Former CEO of Lockheed Martin Corporation, to Address Olin Graduates Needham, MA (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 Olin College of Engineering will hold its eighth commencement Sunday, May 19, beginning at 3 pm on the campus´s Great Lawn. Seventy-six members of the Class of 2013 will receive bachelor´s degrees during the ceremony. The commencement speaker will be Norman R. Augustine, the former chairman and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corporation. Augustine was raised in...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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