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2011-02-15 00:02:56

Original Strategy Board Game App from Clinical Psychologist. Promotes the Life of the Mind Through Play on The Go or At Your Desk. New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) February 14, 2011 Software development company, Digital Dopamine Entertainmentâ“ž¢ announced that FOURSIGHTâ“ž¢ is now available for purchase at the Apple®, iTunes® App Store and in the Lite version on Facebook. A game of CALCULATION & DECEPTION, which describes...

2006-02-01 08:10:00

By Mica Rosenberg RABINAL, Guatemala (Reuters) - It outlived the Spanish conquest and a crushing civil war and it survived decades of repression by the Guatemala government of the Maya heartland. Now the oldest drama in the Americas has been declared a global masterpiece. The Rabinal Achi is performed annually at a January festival. Anthropologists say it has been staged since 1400 and tells the story of the clash of two Mayan kingdoms 500 years earlier. The play, now sponsored by the...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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