Entertainment News Archive - March 29, 2010

LONG BEACH, Calif., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Cinema students are analyzing a computer-animated fight sequence on two large projector screens in a Performance Capture class at the University of Southern California's (USC) School of Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles.

NEW YORK, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Hip Hop pioneers to hit the road around the United States on a national "Promotional & Marketing" campaign called the "Hip Hop Hall of Fame History Tour!" The tour will feature rap pioneers engaging in dialogue with students and community groups around the country in over 10 urban cities, with the real "History of Hip Hop Story", and messages about the importance of an education, and living with purpose; while showcasing real "Hip Hop Museum Artifacts." We recognize it is important that the Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum & Entertainment Complex, being unveiled in Manhattan, be an intricate part of the greater urban communities we serve, not only in America, but around the World! HHHOF executives are reaching out to community, business, educational, and political leaders for local events in their areas, in association with our partner members of the "NNPA" Urban Newspaper Groups.

BRUSSELS, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the Euro Area increased 0.7 percent in February to 108.2 (2004 = 100), following a 0.8 percent increase in January and a 0.9 percent increase in December.

LOS ANGELES, March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- WSS continues their 25th Anniversary celebration by hosting a special autograph signing with one of the LA Lakers' newest members, Ron Artest, Saturday, April 3 at the WSS (Warehouse Shoe Sale) store in Inglewood, CA (3102 Century Blvd).

GIBRALTAR, England, March 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Strange things happen everywhere and on the toilet is no exception.

IRVINE, Calif., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Aiming to be the first person ever with Brachial Plexus Palsy to climb Mt.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Relevant Public Relations LLC has been selected to represent Stanulis Productions, an independent film-production company based in New York City. "It's a privilege to work with an energetic enterprise such as Stanulis, which is on the cusp of making a name for itself as a creative innovator in the entertainment industry," said Barton Horowitz, president of Staten Island, N.Y.-based Relevant Public Relations, www.RelevantPR.com. About Stanulis Productions: Stanulis Productions is a New York City-based movie-production company and founder of the Atlantic City Short Film Festival (www.AtlanticCityShortFilmFestival.com), slated to take place at the Show Boat Atlantic City Hotel & Casino on April 16 and 17. About Relevant Public Relations LLC: Relevant is a New York City-based full-service multimedia public relations and commercial-writing company.

TAMPA, Fla., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Tampa Bay Buccaneer Stylez G. White is an elusive, electrifying defensive end best known for his powerful pass-rushing skills and quickness, but today he is making equally strong moves off the field.

MADISON, Wis., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- WPS Health Insurance, Wisconsin's leading not-for-profit health insurer, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for 2010.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.