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2008-07-12 18:00:17

Actors Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms are in final negotiations to star in the upcoming Hollywood comedy, Hangover, industry media reported. The Hollywood Reporter said Friday Cooper and Helms will play part of a trio of good friends who lose a groom during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas. The Todd Phillips-directed project has yet to round out the trio with a third actor, but preproduction on the film has already begun. The film, which is being produced by Phillips' Green Hat Films...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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