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Entertainment News Archive - November 23, 2010

Drugs, violence, prostitution and family breakups are just the tip of the iceberg in the hard business of life on the street for kids who fall through the system Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Kids – out on the streets and on their own, struggling with drug addictions, predatory adults, suicide, petty crime and bleak futures – meet the man who is either their greatest friend or worst nightmare in Jason Wittman’s new work of autobiographical fiction, The Street Shrink Chronicles, (ISBN 978-1456316648, Artful Graphics Press, 2010). Jamie’s got a gun and friends are afraid he’s going to blow away his parents and then use it on himself.

More than 1,000 charities join The Giving Effect seeking your unwanted gifts. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Bears on Patrol, a Carrollton, GA, nonprofit, collects stuffed animals for police officers to give to children in crisis situations.

New to the iPhone, Christmas Wish allows users to make a list of the things they need this holiday season. Send them to the people they know, including Santa, using email, twitter and facebook.

Shut ins, lonely, ill, divorced, widowed, unhappy, misunderstood from all over the United States can turn to the caring listeners at Tele-Talks for a friendly listening ear. Derby, KS (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 A great idea is about to get even better.

Cepstral LLC, a global leader in premium-quality Text-To-Speech (TTS) technology based in Pittsburgh, provided its distinctive “David” voice for the 2010 season finale of Comedy Central Network’s award-winning animation, South Park.

An in-depth social media study conducted by FedEx and Ketchum of more than 60 well-known companies has found that significant changes are on the horizon for the way companies will use social media tools to communicate internally. (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Companies are using social media to change the way they communicate with their employees and customers, indicating a convergence of external and internal communications, according to an in-depth study of more than 60 of the world’s most recognized companies.

Japanese golf-club manufacturer Miura Golf-which has been making the world's highest-quality forged irons for 44 years-has named California PGA Master Clubfitter David Butler its first Featured Dealer, the company announced Half Moon Bay, CA (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 David Butler is a retired Chief Engineer from Chrysler Corporation Europe has become one of the world's foremost international custom clubfitters and bespoke club builders.

Comporium Publishing expanding on-line with Innovectra Corporation Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Innovectra announced today the newest release of Comporium’s Internet directory and local search web site.

More cash games, including two weeks of Pot-Limit Omaha, on tap Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 Great news for poker fans! POKER PROductions is proud to announce that they have reached an agreement with NBC Universal that will extend Poker After Dark through the year 2014.

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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