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2011-02-01 18:25:00

ESTES PARK, Colo., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Rocky Mountain Park Inn debuts a new name, an enhanced commitment to environmentally sound operating practices and a new partnership with the Rocky Mountain Nature Association that gives back to Rocky Mountain National Park in substantive ways. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110201/LA40677) Formerly the Holiday Inn - Rocky Mountain Park, the Estes Park property is a Forever Resort, a family of companies based in...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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