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2010-11-17 16:12:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnnie Walker congratulates Jim Furyk for earning the 2010 PGA Player of the Year Award. The FedExCup Champion demonstrated unflappable focus and unwavering determination to achieve this honorable title. It is Furyk's everyday performance, not just a singular moment, which earned him this distinction and reinforces why he bears the century-old Striding Man logo representing the proud sponsor's Keep Walking message on the front of his golf shirt....

2009-06-16 09:34:00

Besting Record US Open Score of 272 Will Net Winner a $27,200 Donation to Charity in Their Father's Name FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- There's always a lot at stake when the world's best professional golfers step to the tee for the final round of the US Open on Father's Day. But now, the Johnnie Walker Collection has put one more prize on the table in honor of fathers everywhere and US Open record-holder Jim Furyk who shares the tournament's record low net score of...

2006-05-02 17:30:00

By Paul Majendie LONDON -- Smoky, honey, body, sweetness, medicinal, tobacco, spicy, winey, nutty, malty, fruity and floral. For anyone trying to pick the perfect single malt whisky, these are the 12 "cardinal flavors" identified by a Scottish academic to tickle the tastebuds of connoisseurs around the world. After sampling malt whiskies at almost 100 Scottish distilleries, Dr David Wishart is still standing -- and his classification has won official endorsement from the Scotch Whisky...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.