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2013-09-17 23:28:34

QueenBeeTickets.com has released an impressive inventory of Radio City Christmas Spectacular tickets for sale for all 2013 performances featuring the Rockettes. The shows take place at Radio City Music Hall beginning on November 8 and continue through December 30. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Each year, millions of Americans look forward to the holiday season. Holiday traditions make the season special, and Radio City Music Hall comes alive each year with the sights...

2013-01-16 22:18:23

Author used literature to showcase discrimination against the disabled, says a TAU researcher Charles Dickens' tales are filled with immortal characters – think of A Christmas Carol's Scrooge and Great Expectations' Miss Havisham. But more than whims of literary invention, his characters and plots often deal with the difficult social realities of Victorian England. His portrayal of the disabled – both in terms of medicine and the social discrimination they faced – is no...

Bah Humbug! Are You A Scrooge Looking For That Life Changing Moment?
2012-12-19 05:43:24

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One of the most iconic lines of Christmas is "Bah, humbug!" uttered by Ebenezer Scrooge, the famous miser in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. A new study on life changing experiences from Brigham Young University has given Dickens high marks for his portrayal of Scrooge's rapid switch from curmudgeon to saint. BYU psychology professor Sam Hardy and former graduate student Jon Skalski performed an in-depth study of 14...

2012-02-14 08:00:00

SiXiTS, a new-media production company, today announced their partnership with Doug Chiang Studio and Academy Award® Winner Doug Chiang as well as their first project together. The creative team will work together to develop a mobile game for portable platforms entitled ROBOTA: Vengeance as the first step in a partnership that looks to bring the ROBOTA universe to the world. The initial game will be funded with the help of a Kickstarter campaign that is looking to raise $100,000 by March...

2010-12-17 10:25:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This December Winter Star Entertainment releases "Midnight Reckoning," first-time writer-director Derrick Warfel's "Twilight Zone"-like feature about a reckless rock musician's horrific, midnight run-in with a rogue prophet who warns him he only has one night left to live. Following its theatrical release in September and October the film debuts on DVD just as the holiday world remembers Charles Dickens' classic Christmas story of a selfish...

2010-01-07 12:22:00

BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its leadership in the advancement of 3D entertainment, The Walt Disney Studios today announced plans to start releasing Disney Digital 3D content for the home on Blu-ray Disc beginning in 2010 with Disney's A Christmas Carol and a special 3D Showcase Disc. Disney's new Digital 3D content for the home on Blu-ray(TM) will be made available in coordination with hardware manufacturers' upcoming release of new 3D home entertainment systems so...

2009-11-19 10:55:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- It's going to be a very special holiday for movie fans this year as Turner Classic Movies (TCM) presents the rarely seen gem Remember the Night during a December packed with holiday favorites. The critically acclaimed 1940 classic -- starring Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray and scripted by the great Preston Sturges -- will air several times throughout the month, most notably on Christmas Eve at 8 p.m. (ET). Beginning Nov. 20, the film will also be...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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