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2009-05-25 09:32:26

Telemarketers for a Florida company accused of violating consumer laws by using robocalls were urged to never mention its name, a former employee says. Transcontinental Warranty Inc. of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., had been slapped with a restraining order by a U.S. District Judge in Chicago after a Federal Trade Commission investigation determined it had used such illegal robocalls and made misrepresentations in selling its car warranty products. A former employee told Monday's Los Angeles Times...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.