Entertainment News Archive - December 24, 2009

SHANGHAI, Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Focus Media Holding Limited (Nasdaq: FMCN), China's largest digital media group, today announced shareholder resolutions adopted at its annual general meeting of shareholders held in Shanghai on Dec.

MONROE, La., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T* today announced the availability of its third generation (3G) mobile broadband network in Monroe, opening the door to a new era of mobile services, devices and feature-rich audio and video content for customers in the area.

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulp fiction is back as entertainment, according to box office and publishing reports.

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- With the UK phenom Susan Boyle, from the Britain's Got Talent show, first album topping the charts this holiday season for three weeks running, articles and interviews still abound on what makes us root for the newcomer.

POMONA, N.Y., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Dozens of Rockland-area companies have stepped up to lend financial support to the 2010 Knickerbocker Ice Festival at Rockland Lake State Park (www.knickerbockericefestival.com), which is aiming to break the attendance record set at the 2009 event.

DOTHAN, Ala., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Developer Ronnie Gilley creates 2,000 jobs through Country Crossing, an entertainment destination situated in rural Southeast Alabama.

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.