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2013-12-26 23:00:52

This Christmas, many gift givers and recipients had hurt feelings, anger and frustration over packages shipped via FedEx and UPS not arriving on time. For those that used the http://www.eCardGiftNotice.com WebCam and eCard Gift Notice services, the effect wasn't so severe, or it can still be used today to let them know the gift is on the way. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Loved ones this holiday were disappointed, angry and hurt when packages didn't arrive as...

2013-12-24 23:03:55

Locally, nationally and internationally, Life Resources Inc. is a vocal advocate for the hungry, marginalized and displaced. We strive to aid every corner of the globe to help children and families in need. (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Dr. Juliana N. Njokanma launches her non-profit organization: Life Resources Inc. whose mission is to empower the voiceless, advocate of the disabled and the vulnerable. Locally, nationally and internationally, Life Resources Inc. is a vocal advocate for the...

2013-12-20 23:03:24

Imperative Names Linda Blount as Organization’s New President and CEO Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Today, the board of directors of the Black Women’s Health Imperative (Imperative) announced that it has named Linda Blount as the organization’s new president and chief executive officer (CEO). Blount brings more than two decades of experience developing innovative and integrated strategic interventions to achieve health equity among communities of color. She has also been...

2013-12-10 23:21:53

New research from the University of Virginia and Ranker suggests that liberals and conservatives are increasingly likely to move to communities that reinforce their political preferences. Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Do “Red America” and a “Blue America” exist? New research suggests that they increasingly do. Research by political psychologist Matt Motyl, Ranker data scientist Ravi Iyer, and their colleagues Shigehiro Oishi, Sophie Trawalter, and Brian Nosek,...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.