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2012-09-21 23:04:05

Compassion Tea Company, an online tea store which donates 100% of its after-tax profits to its parent organization, CompassioNow, is adding 4 new teas to its extensive selection, 2 of which are Organic, Fair Trade certified. These new teas broaden Compassion Tea´s offerings, widen its scope of positive influence, and increase its ability to provide life saving medical care to the world´s least served. Clovis, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 Beginning in September, Compassion Tea...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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