Entertainment News Archive - December 23, 2009

NEW YORK, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- You've made your list and you've checked it twice, but you may not want to spend much decorating for the holidays.

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), a leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the entertainment and advertising industries, today announced a multi-city agreement with Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnathon Arndt would like to formally congratulate Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher on their engagement. Johnathon Arndt is proud and honored to be the designer for the Flawless Yellow Diamond Engagement Ring.

MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In addition to exercising more and pledging to eat healthier, the new year could be the right moment to revisit how you're doing at work and set career resolutions.

WILMINGTON, N.C. and NEW YORK, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Director Peter S. Vinal's new film "White Men Can't Dance" opened to a standing ovation at the New York sneak premiere.

BOSTON, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SNDY) is pleased to announce that the Company has outlined its 2010 marketing strategy as developed by Advertising Associates International based out of Boston, Massachusetts.

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Twas' the night of holiday splendor and all through the land, Verizon Wireless customers were buying cool apps with the DROID by Motorola in hand.

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The creators of the Animation Dance Association (ADA) recently launched an online animation contest (ADA Sport) where 5 different teams of animators from around the world, go head-to-head each day to battle it out for the top animation short.

Word of the Day
  • A dirge; a lamentation for the dead. The custom of singing dirges at funerals was formerly prevalent in Scotland and Ireland, especially in the Highlands of Scotland.
The word 'coranach' comes from the Scottish Gaelic corranach and Irish corānach.