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2011-02-26 00:00:02

New 3D Maze Game Selected From More than 100,000 New Toys Showcased at this Year's 2011 New York Toy Fair. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) February 24, 2011 Perplexus, the bendy, trendy, can't put-it-down 3D maze game from PlaSmart Inc., has been named one of the top 15 smartest toys by Time Magazine from more than 100,000 new toys showcased at this year's 2011 New York Toy Fair. The announcement can be found here. This is the latest award for the break-out hit Perplexus which launched in 2010 and was...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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