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2011-06-23 10:30:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI), the leading publisher of celebrity journalism and health and fitness magazines in the United States, announced today that it has purchased the U.S. edition of OK! Magazine from Northern & Shell. Terms were not disclosed. The announcement was made by David J. Pecker, AMI Chairman, President and CEO. OK! Magazine, which will relocate to AMI's new headquarters at 4 New York Plaza from its current location, was launched...

2011-06-10 18:09:00

NEW YORK, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented collaboration, 12 young journalists from the four major minority journalism organizations in the United States spent the week covering the United Nations High Level Meeting on AIDS. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/DC18212) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110310/DC62460LOGO) The meeting was attended by more than 3,000 delegates, including dozens of presidents and first ladies. The goal of...

2011-04-27 14:49:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMI Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that a new sales and marketing strategy has been implemented to better serve the Detroit advertising community. This allows specific individuals to focus on AMI's key categories, celebrity and health & fitness, while also enabling them to work together to create integrated programs, which combine all of these assets. Christine Schultz will continue to serve as the sales...

2011-04-12 13:55:00

NEW YORK, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMI Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that David Perel has been named Editor in Chief of Star while also continuing in his role as EVP and Managing Editor of Radar Online. Mr. Pecker also named Jose Lambiet as the new Executive Editor of Radar Online. Mr. Perel, who has been with the company for 25 years, has a long standing record of accomplishments. He has previously served as the Editor in Chief of the National...

2011-04-11 16:15:00

NEW YORK, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMI Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that Ron Minutella has been named Vice President of Financial Planning & Analysis. In his new role, Mr. Minutella will head up AMI's financial planning and analysis department. "With more than 30 years of experience, Ron is the perfect candidate to manage our planning department. His wide range of experience in the magazine publishing industry will contribute to our continued...

2011-03-14 08:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UNITY Journalists of Color, Inc., has established a new revenue-sharing plan for the 2012 convention and is committed to working on a new strategic plan to make our alliance stronger while also ensuring the sustainability of the organization's important mission. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110310/DC62460LOGO) The new revenue-sharing plan creates the potential for more revenue for each alliance partner: the Asian...

2011-03-10 09:02:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UNITY Journalists of Color, Inc., has received a renewal grant from The Ford Foundation to continue implementing the New U: News Entrepreneurs Working through UNITY (New U) project. The foundation has made a two-year commitment to the project at $100,000 per year. This will enable the New U project to support the creative ideas of journalists of color who will participate in the 2.5-day "boot camp" scheduled for October 2011 in Las...

2011-01-21 15:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David J. Pecker, Chairman, President and CEO of American Media, Inc. (AMI), today announced the appointment of Larry Menkes as Publisher of Men's Fitness. Menkes will be responsible for the brand across all multi-media platforms. Men's Fitness magazine reaches young, performance-driven men by using a unique editorial format that mixes fitness with fashion, grooming, sports and other pastimes that comprise an active lifestyle. The magazine is part...

2011-01-10 10:05:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMI Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that Daniel Rotstein has been named Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Administration. Mr. Rotstein served in the Human Resource Department of American Media, Inc. from 1994 to 2008 as Senior Vice President and will be rejoining the company in a full time capacity as Executive Vice President. Since 2008, Mr. Rotstein served in municipal government as the Director...

2010-12-09 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI) today said that it has made available at its corporate website certain information, including the average estimated monthly circulation of certain key magazine titles during the period January 2010 through November 2010, as well as the recent levels of the Company's Revolving Credit Facility and cash balances. The information is available at: http://www.americanmediainc.com/bankinfo/ About American Media, Inc. American...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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