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2013-03-22 23:19:29

The Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell series “The Power of Myth” is available for complimentary listening until the end of March 22nd. Today is World Water Day and the Asheville Jung Center announces the new seminar "Elixir of Life: The Flowing Waters of Our Soul and Our Planet" on to be held on April 4th. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 The Asheville Jung Center would like to provide awareness of a complimentary offer from Bill Moyers that expires March 22nd where you can...


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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