Entertainment News Archive - November 27, 2009

BRUSSELS, November 27 /PRNewswire/ -- - 10.000 Euro to be Won In 2010 the Press Cartoon Europe (PCE) will award press cartoons published in the course of 2009 in newspapers or magazines in any EU member country.

BEIJING, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hurray! Holding Co., Ltd.

DETROIT, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- WDIV-TV won handily in both the early evening news at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. and the late news at 11 p.m. in the November 2009 Nielsen ratings period of the Detroit television market. Local 4 News at 5 p.m.

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Jose Harvest Festival, one of the largest indoor art and craft shows on the West Coast, arrives at the San Jose Convention Center, November 27-29, bringing with it a unique shopping experience that boasts over 24,000 handmade arts and crafts.

WASHINGTON, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Mint today announced the new design that Americans will see on the reverse (tails side) of Native American $1 Coins next year.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'