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2013-08-22 23:28:52

Bay Fastening Systems responds to the Woolworth Building opening its doors to the public for limited historical tours. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 On August 22, Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, discusses the opening of the Woolworth building to the public. According to an August 5th article titled “Woolworth Building Gives Peeks at Its Historic Lobby,” published by the Wall Street Journal, Manhattan’s Woolworth Building was...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'