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2014-06-12 12:30:54

Denzel Washington Applauds Brett Johnson for Supporting His Hometown Boys & Girls Club BETHESDA, Md., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brett Johnson, CEO of the Brett Johnson Collection, LLC, (BJC) today announced a donation of 100 pairs of athletic footwear from his menswear fashion line to young men participating in the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon. Brett Johnson is committed to giving back to the community and is making the donation to encourage the youth to continue to...

2013-05-13 23:31:43

Renowned Jewelry Designer Kendra Scott hosted a successful ℠Kendra Gives Back´ Party benefitting Colleen´s Dream Foundation, in Scottsdale, AZ, according to Nicole Drury Cundiff, Executive Director of Colleen´s Dream Foundation. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 12, 2013 Renowned Jewelry Designer Kendra Scott hosted a successful “Kendra Gives Back” Party at the Kendra Scott Scottsdale Quarter store, in Scottsdale, AZ, to benefit Colleen´s Dream Foundation,...

2009-09-12 12:33:10

U.S. actor Matt Damon says he is happy with his position as the only man in his family of five. During an appearance at the Toronto International Film Festival Friday, The Informant star praised his life with his wife Luciana and their daughters, Gia, 13 months, Isabella, 3, and Alexia, 11, People.com reported Saturday. I call it the 'testosterone deficit.' But I'm happy with that, Damon said. I love my girls and it's lot of pink, a lot of princesses and a lot of fun. Damon, 38, also admitted...

2009-05-26 10:00:00

25-Track 2CD & Digital Collection Spans Band's Seven Studio Albums Blur to Perform Two Sold-Out Concerts in London's Hyde Park/> & Headline European Music Festivals This Summer HOLLYWOOD, Calif./>, May 26/> /PRNewswire/ -- On July 28/>, a new 2CD and digital collection of 25 tracks spanning Blur's seven studio albums will be released by Capitol/EMI. In addition to presenting the band's standout album cuts and charting singles together for the first time, Midlife: A...

2008-10-08 15:00:24

By ROBERT FELDBERG, STAFF WRITER REVIEW 13 New Broadway musical, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, 242 W. 45th St. Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown. Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn. Directed by Jeremy Sams. With Graham Phillips, Allie Trimm, Eric M. Nelsen, Aaron Simon Gross and Elizabeth Egan Gillies. Schedule: 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. (Beginning Oct. 14: 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday.) Tickets: $76.50 to $111.50....

2008-10-06 06:00:26

By Elysa Gardner NEW YORK -- With the High School Musical franchise raking in the dough for Disney and shows such as Spring Awakening and Legally Blonde luring younger fans to Broadway, it was only a matter of time before producers banked on a project aimed squarely at the tween set. The musical 13 (**1/2 out of four), which opened Sunday at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, is neither a soaring, sobering account of troubled youth nor a glib commercial enterprise. It actually has more in...

2008-06-26 03:02:24

By Angela Simental, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Jun. 26--Imagine traveling to 54 cities in 13 states in a crowded vehicle, squeezed with five musicians, plus equipment. And while on tour, you stop at a tattoo shop and have a gun pointed at you, and later your vehicle breaks down. Well, that's what happened to Japanese hard-rock band Supe (pronounced shoop) on its quest to spread its aggressive style throughout the country. Fully energized, in spite of the recent circumstances, the...


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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.