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2014-05-08 12:21:03

New Campaign Encourages Drivers to Wash, Wax and Snap a Selfie in the Sheen for a Chance to Win a 2015 Ford® Mustang® CHICAGO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Life is not for sitting idly by - especially when there's a freshly washed and waxed car waiting to help you get out and go. That's why Turtle Wax® is introducing the Get Out There and Shine campaign - celebrating the miles of smiles a freshly waxed car brings to drivers everywhere. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85609...


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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