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2008-10-01 18:00:19

By Jason Pesick Fire officials want to figure out how successful they've been at spreading their fire-prevention message in recent years. They'll be surveying mountain residents from Mt.

2008-09-30 03:00:17

By Jason Pesick Fire officials want to figure out how successful they've been at spreading their fire-prevention message in recent years. They'll be surveying mountain residents from Mt.


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.