Business / Taxes / Blue Sky Laws: Blue sky laws require companies that sell stock, mutual funds, and other financial products to register new issues with the appropriate public agency. They must also provide financial details of each offering in writing so that investors have the information they need to make informed buy and sell decisions. These are state rather than federal laws, and owe their origin — at least in legend — to a frustrated judge who equated the value of a worthless stock offering to a patch of blue sky.
Blue Adjective Synonyms: depressed, low-spirited, dispirited, sad, dismal, down, down in the mouth, gloomy, unhappy, glum, downcast, crestfallen, chap-fallen, dejected, melancholy, despondent, downhearted, morose
Sky Noun Synonyms: heaven(s), skies, arch or vault of heaven, firmament, (wild) blue (yonder), ether, literary welkin, empyrean, azure
Life Style / Wine Grapes / Lynden Blue: Very early ripening seeded variety with large berries in small, open clusters. Reported to be very similar to Fredonia. (No other details as yet other than recommended for the Pacific N.W. region of t MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Laws Of Hospitality: Called xenia in Greek, the term refers to the custom in classical Greece and other ancient cultures that, if a traveler comes to a town, he can ask any person there for food, shelter, and gifts to hel MORE