from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an Indian unit of length having different values in different localities.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Jewish measure of capacity, equal to about 4 cubic inches.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (in India) a unit of length having different values in different localities
Sorry, no etymologies found.
One thing to keep in mind about kos is that he is a former Republican.
Log in to Reply kos is way outa their league on this one tngal
Al Gore is a Vulcan, sayeth the man who termed kos a "Kingpin."
By the way, Daily Kos has very little to do with "kos" at this point.
There was an unofficial, unscientific poll on daily kos which is the top liberal blog and Edwards came in on top, Obama just beneath that and Clinton with 12 percent.
Zeus is also special for another reason: it has a kill switch, called "kos" (kill operating system).
Seriously, that's the claim that the detestable "kos", AKA Markos Moulitsas, made today. long enough not to make fun of him directly.
Apparently, "kos" doesn't think that smearing the juvenile teenaged daughter of a VP candidate for over a week, and all the other vicious lies told about Sarah Palin, counts at "hardball" enough.
I wrote to Markos Moulitsas Zuniga, "kos" of dailykos. com, saying, "Besides a contest between Clinton and Obama, this a contest for control of the Democratic Party and vision.
The inclusion of obvious candidates like kos, JMM, and Krugman gives me the impression that someone started out with an idea of what they were doing, but quickly discovered there were not 25 influential media types fitting within any sensible definition of “liberal.”