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2014-05-01 23:03:05

Dorothy’s Derby Chronicles: Rise of the Undead Redhead in stores July 2015; Pre-order of the book available online at on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Tattered Cover and other local book stores Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 It’s true: roller derby inspires an individualistic—and a little anti-establishment—attitude, something that Denver PR professional Meghan Dougherty discovered when she joined the Rocky Mountain Rollergirls in 2007. But roller derby also gave her new friends,...

2011-07-13 12:13:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Six of the nation's top NCAA Division I men's ice hockey programs have become founding members of the newly formed National Collegiate Hockey Conference, which will begin competition for the 2013-14 season, the programs' athletic directors and head coaches announced today. The National Collegiate Hockey Conference's founding members are Colorado College, University of Denver, Miami University, University of Minnesota Duluth, University...

2011-01-10 10:30:00

DENVER, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altitude Sports & Entertainment, a subsidiary of Kroenke Sports Enterprises, and Insight Sports, a leading North American sports media and entertainment company, announced today the acquisition by Altitude of a 50% interest in WFN: World Fishing Network USA ("WFN"), North America's only 24/7 fishing network. As part of the transaction, WFN will consolidate its U.S. operations in Denver, Colorado - including technical operations at Altitude's...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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