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2014-09-10 16:28:12

KENOSHA, Wis., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Snap-on was recently honored with three prestigious awards that recognize the company as providing unique productivity solutions that address the needs of the vehicle repair industry. Snap-on received two Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) Innovation Awards for the Semi-Deep Flip Socket (S6810) in the hand tools category and the Digital Video Borescope (BK6500) in the inspection tools/lab scope category. Snap-on also received...

2014-05-20 16:28:09

KENOSHA, Wis., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With graduation season upon us and Father's Day right around the corner, the new Snap-on Dads & Grads Gift Guide features gift ideas that are sure to put a smile on the face of any Dad or grad. "This is the most expansive Snap-on gift guide we have ever produced and it's filled with exceptional Snap-on tools and equipment that any father, graduate or tool enthusiast would love to have," said Gerry Beronja, director of customer marketing for...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • 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.'