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2014-05-02 08:21:25

Action-packed Weekend to Feature Celebrity Guests, Community Education, Fan Entertainment and Military Tribute ATLANTA, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), the nation's leading lease-to-own retailer of residential furniture, consumer electronics, and home appliances, returns to Alabama this weekend for the 13(th) consecutive "Aarons Dream Weekend" at Talladega Superspeedway from May 2 - 4. In addition to sponsoring both the Aaron's 312 Nationwide Series race and...


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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