Quantcast

Entertainment News Archive - October 09, 2005

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Two months after launching the first cable channel that has devoted significant time to citizen-created journalism, Current TV chairman Al Gore said he is on a mission to democratize the media.

Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin