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Entertainment News Archive - November 29, 2009

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Gene Simmons of KISS Rock Band and Gene Simmons Family Jewels will make a rare appearance at the Art of Music Gallery inside of the Monte Carlo Resort and Casino Sunday, November 29th to dedicate his famous Axe Bass guitars to fans in a meet-n-greet session.

ATLANTA, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Four nominees for the AT&T All-America Player of the Week award have been announced after the thirteenth week of college football action, and AT&T* is relying on fans to determine who rules the gridiron.

Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.