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2011-02-11 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In keeping with its commitment to improving its sustainability initiatives, the 53rd GRAMMY Awards® will host two events serving wine sealed exclusively with natural cork and will recycle all of the closures, 100% Cork announced today. The 53rd GRAMMY Awards will take place at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and will air on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011. "Choosing cork over petroleum-based or metal wine stoppers...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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