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2013-09-19 23:38:35

Texas Children’s Hospital is excited to announce that on December 5, 2013, Dr.

2013-09-12 23:31:55

There’s a community restaurant on the corner of Westheimer and Chimney Rock that has not only been serving up menu items patrons say ‘are to die for’ but they have also been quietly giving

2013-09-03 10:26:41

In the perceptual condition known as synesthesia, unrelated sensory experiences such as color are triggered by ordinal stimuli such as numbers, letters and months of the year.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.