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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,...

2013-12-03 23:31:18

This holiday season eCardGiftNotice.com provides a new WebCam and eCard Gift Notice, solving several of the problems related to buying gifts online. In particular, it provides a way to creatively overcome situations where the perfect gift found on a site has no place to include a personal message with the gift, or lead times indicate it may arrive late or be backordered. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Sometimes shoppers find that "perfect gift" for their loved one,...

2013-11-28 23:21:46

LEAN Frog is honored and humbled to receive the North Alabama Better Business Bureau's 2013 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, Small Business Category. Huntsville, Alabama (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 LEAN Frog is honored and humbled to receive the North Alabama Better Business Bureau's 2013 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, Small Business Category. LEAN Frog President and Co-founder, Byron Headrick, accepted the award at the 16th Annual Torch Awards for Ethics & 12th Annual...

2013-11-27 23:02:22

DiscoverGiving Competes With Nine Programs at Stanford University on December 6, 2013 Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 TisBest Philanthropy announced today the organization’s new philanthropy education program is a finalist in Stanford University’s Compassion and Technology contest. The DiscoverGiving program will be presented on stage during the Compassion and Technology Conference on December 6, 2013, competing with nine other technology programs that focus on compassion and...


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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