The many nicknames of South Dakota
..This nickname originated from remarks made by South Dakota's first governor, Arthur C. Mellette, according to an article from the South Dakota State Historical Society – State Archives. In 1890, South Dakota was in the midst of a drought. Mellette was..Black Hills Pioneer. Oct 26, 2016 17:05 UTC
Škoda shares car nicknames and personality traits to attract used..
..Škoda is piloting a new approach to selling used cars to try and make the process more personable and more informative to customers.
FleetNews. Oct 26, 2016 06:08 UTC
How 7 Rolex models got their unique nicknames - Business Insider
..Rolex collectors use a bounty of colorful and amusing language to describe their favorite watch models.Business Insider. Oct 16, 2016 13:53 UTC
License to Nickname
..We use quite a few nicknames around Hockey Wilderness, so if you're new, don't be afraid to ask what is going on when someone talks about Pizza having great hair or Narnia being demoted. You're not alone. When I first started coming to Hockey..Hockey Wilderness (blog). Oct 17, 2016 14:00 UTC
No place for Native American nicknames or mascots - USA Today
..Imagine the outrage if a sports team, college or professional, decided to have a mascot that lampooned African Americans or Latinos. Or Catholics or Jews.USA TODAY. Oct 14, 2016 00:10 UTC
Researcher digging for origins of school nicknames in WNY | Local..
..The West Seneca School District middle school history teacher is embarking on a personal project to compile information about school mascots in districts..
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal. Oct 21, 2016 04:06 UTC
MN Gophers' running backs aren't interested in nicknames; they'll..
..Minnesota running back Shannon Brooks, left, rushes past Maryland defensive lineman Roman Braglio for a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college..TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press. Oct 16, 2016 00:18 UTC
Watchwords: The Canadiens have many nicknames
..A Gazette editorial, saluting the achievement, mentioned no fewer than six of the team's nicknames. Not only are they known as the Canadiens and the Habs; they're also le Tricolore, les Glorieux, le Bleu Blanc Rouge, and la Sainte-Flanelle. Hope..Montreal Gazette. Oct 21, 2016 14:39 UTC
Activists in Canada fight use of Indians nicknames, uniforms during ALCS in court
..Last week, we explained why a Blue Jays announcer would abstain from referring to Cleveland's baseball team as the Indians during the postseason. This week, as the ALCS shifts to Toronto, some activists hope to inspire a country-wide ban on the..
CBSSports.com. Oct 17, 2016 17:00 UTC
14 Secret Facebook features you didn't know existed
..If you follow T-Swizz on Instagram, then you'll already know she has two adorable cats named Olivia and Meredith. But what you might not know is that Taylor has her own nicknames for them: Dibbles and MerBear respectively. DIBBLES AND MERBEAR.Digital Spy. Oct 23, 2016 06:12 UTC