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2011-08-13 00:00:30

Wonton (http://www.wonton.com), a new daily deal site featuring an integrated video platform, celebrates its launch in Vancouver this month. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 Wonton (http://www.wonton.com), an eclectic shopping website showcasing exclusive, unique and engaging local activities, performances, fine dining, and adventures, launched in Vancouver on August 10, 2011. The site is looking to attract a demographic of trendy Vancouverites who are in the market to add more...

2011-02-03 00:00:44

"Hearty" recipes and tips from USA Rice Federation for American Heart Month Arlington, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 02, 2011 Good health requires a focus on healthy eating and exercise. If you've already slacked off on your New Year's resolution to eat better and get in shape, there's no better time than February, American Heart Month, to recommit to a heart healthy lifestyle. And, rice can help -- it offers a delicious, nutritious base for a multitude of heart healthy recipes and provides...

2011-01-31 17:22:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutritious U.S.-grown rice can help consumers meet the new 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, which emphasize healthier food choices to boost overall nutrition while helping to combat the growing rate of obesity, America's leading public health concern. Newly published research shows that Americans who eat rice have healthier diets and are less likely to be overweight and obese -- the overall goals of the new Dietary Guidelines. The...

2010-12-16 09:00:00

DALLAS, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 11, Genghis Grill marked the beginning of the first ever social media-driven music tour, Genghis Live. Local band Don't Wake Aislin and local artist Bernadette "Dette" Buentipo battled their talents to see who could get the most Twitter Tweets and Facebook Posts for the tour. The winner that won $500 and had the most social media buzz was Don't Wake Aislin, with about 75 Facebook Posts and Twitter Tweets, with Dette Buentipo having 53...

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2010-08-26 12:55:00

Health conscious consumers who hesitate at the price of fresh blueberries and blackberries, fruits renowned for high levels of healthful antioxidants, now have an economical alternative, scientists reported today at the 240th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS). It is black rice, one variety of which got the moniker "Forbidden Rice" in ancient China because nobles commandeered every grain for themselves and forbade the common people from eating it. "Just a spoonful of...

2010-06-15 14:57:36

Consuming more white rice appears to be associated with a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes, whereas consuming more brown rice may be associated with a lower risk for the disease, according to a report in the June 14 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "Rice has been a staple food in Asian countries for centuries," the authors write as background information in the article. "By the 20th century, the advance of grain-processing technology made...


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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