Entertainment News Archive - August 19, 2010

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- TV Land announced today that it has created a line of "Free Elka" t-shirts, mugs and other collectibles to celebrate the hit series and its cliffhanger season finale which aired at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Wednesday, August 18.

NEW YORK, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Global Sources Ltd.

LONDON and DUBLIN, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- fabric, London's premier nightclub, has selected Ticket Text's white label ticketing and venue management solution, Ticket ABC, to power its online ticketing function. Customers buying tickets for FABRICLIVE, fabric's eponymous Saturday night showcase and WETYOURSELF can now do so through the club's branded online ticketing and venue management solution. fabric's Managing Director Cameron Leslie commented, "We've been looking at taking our ticketing function in-house for a while and Ticket ABC is the most complete solution that we've ever seen.

BEIJING, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The first new media short film -- The Boxer's Secret -- will formally premiere online on August 20th.


BANGOR, Maine, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Global online dating leader AnastasiaDate.com ( http://www.anastasiadate.com/Pages/Tours/TourOrder.aspx?tourID=415), today announced her annual live Fall Classic Black Sea beauty pageant, this year entitled Anastasia's Odessa Princess.

PHILADELPHIA, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Partnership Makes Leading CT Basics Series Available to Health Care Organizations Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, today announced an exclusive partnership with The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) to provide a complete series of computed tomography modules through Mosby's Imaging Suite for technologists' continuing education.

LAS VEGAS, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Web's Most Authoritative Poker Odds Calculator Comes to the iPhone and iPod Touch - Free for Limited Time Only Card Player Media today announces the launch of its Card Player Poker Odds Calculator iPhone App. The app has been developed from the most authoritative online poker odds calculator, the CardPlayer.com Poker Odds Calculator and is available, for a limited time only, for free download via the iTunes store - simply search for "Poker Odds" in the iTunes app store. The app is available for the iPhone and iPod Touch supporting iOS4.0 or later operating systems and calculates odds for both Texas hold'em and Omaha. Using a unique card-wheel, the app allows players to simply enter between two and nine sets of hands including flop, turn, and river cards, to instantly get the percentage chance of any given hand winning a pot. A spokesperson for Card Player Media said, "Our online calculator has long been cons

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).