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2013-01-28 23:02:47

Dr. Wilkerson, of The Kid´s Place pediatric dental office, will be teaching an early orthodontic course for colleagues from around the country. The year long course consists of 12 sessions at roughly 4 week intervals. Midland, TX (PRWEB) January 28, 2013 Clinical director of The Kid´s Place, pediatric dental office, Dr. Wilkerson, will be teaching an early orthodontic course in Austin. Past President of the Permian Basin District Dental Society as well as member of multiple dental...

2010-10-28 22:27:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California 30th Congressional District candidate Charles "Chuck" Wilkerson is calling for a U.S. Justice Department probe into official conduct by U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman that helped an American anti-war group gain entry into Iraq where it distributed aid to families of insurgents fighting U.S. troops. "The letter posted by Andrew Breitbart today is a smoking gun," Wilkerson said today. "It's bad enough having Henry Waxman vote against funding...

2009-03-07 12:16:22

The recession has led to cancellation of traditional late-winter flower shows in Boston, Cleveland, New York and some other U.S. cities, say show organizers. The shows were as expensive as staging a play on Broadway with outstanding lighting and scenery, said Duane Kelly, founder of the San Francisco Flower Show. Twenty years ago, it was invigorating, and now it's just draining. It's lost its appeal, said Kelly, 59, whose San Francisco show is to begin March 18. The San Francisco show, and...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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