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2011-12-25 08:00:00

MOVIE TRIVIA APPS Launches the Movie Awards Trivia App, an Exciting Imaged Packed Academy Award Winning Movie Trivia Films Quiz for iPad and iPhone where players virtually escape into breathtaking scenes form Academy Award Winning movies, testing their knowledge and solving puzzles along the way. The Movie Awards Trivia App is priced at $2.99 for both the iPhone and iPad and can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store. Further information is available at http://movieawardstrivia.com/ NY, NY...

2011-07-14 10:29:00

SUNRISE, Fla., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After starring in more than 200 films and television appearances, Academy Award Winning actor George Kennedy is now taking on his most important role - monitoring his health. Kennedy has partnered with Interim HealthCare® Inc., the nation's first and finest healthcare and in-home care franchise company, and staring in their new television commercial which debuted on July 11th on the Oprah Winfrey Network. In the 30-second ad,...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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