Entertainment News Archive - December 08, 2009

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Dees Entertainment announces the new Dees Digital Network Rick Dees iPhone application.

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost exactly eleven years after its posthumous release, legendary rapper Tupac Shakur's 1998 hit "Changes" has been selected by the Vatican as one of the institution's "12 Favorite Songs" as part of a playlist for MySpace's new streaming service MySpace Music.

MUNICH and COLOGNE, Germany, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- TV Alliance starts cooperation with kids' broadcaster SUPER RTL/Disney on worldwide distribution of their top rated entertainment formats Super Toy Club, Toggo United and Q-Boat. During several years these programs have been carefully developed, refined and optimized by SRTL, the current market leader of kids' television in Germany.

CHESAPEAKE, Va., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications announced today that HD customers now have free access to many of NBC's hottest shows anytime, On DEMAND, in high-definition.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) management noted today that it expects a continuation of the improving advertising revenue trends that began in the third quarter of 2009.

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.