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2014-09-30 12:26:24

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Mills launched a state-of-the-art website for Broadway Voice (http://www.bwayvoice.com) that brings Broadway theater audiences closer to the show by allowing them to interactively review a performance when leaving the theater. Broadway Voice is testing mobile technology, known as "Show Mobile." Show Mobile, an op-in engagement platform and now in beta, brings augmented reality and real-time interactive reviews to a theatergoer's mobile...

2014-09-30 08:28:54

- The World Fashion Week in Paris provides a platform for Malaysia to promote its upcoming Malaysia Fashion Week PARIS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Malaysia's diverse strengths and heritage in the fashion industry will be on full display at the annual World Fashion Week (WFW) in Paris on 30th September 2014, as MATRADE (Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation) and STYLO International promote the upcoming Malaysia Fashion Week (MFW) which will be held from 17-22 October...

2014-09-26 20:21:42

Lifestyle brand creates capsule collection for 2015 NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WeSC is pleased to announce the launch of an exclusive collaboration with The Andy Warhol Foundation under the name Warhol Conspiracy by WeSC for Summer and Fall 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140926/148695 The collection will feature a wide range of products based on six different patterns of Andy Warhol's famous Camouflage paintings and prints. Warhol Conspiracy will consist...

2014-09-25 23:11:19

Top Hollywood Illustrator, Ciara McAvoy, wins prestigious Creative Design Award for "Filth, " written and directed by Jon S. Baird (Cass) and based on the Irvine Welsh (Trainspotting) novel of the same name, Filth stars James McAvoy, who himself won Best Actor at the 2013 British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) and Jameson Empire Awards in 2014. London, England (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Just over a month after Steel Mill Pictures and Magnolia Pictures released the award-winning...

2014-09-25 08:24:31

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- THE KOSCIUSZKO FOUNDATION 15 EAST 65th STREET, NYC | 7:30PM Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140924/148252 October 1 More than One Waste LandOctober 8 The strength to force the moment to its crisis: Thomas Hardy and George EliotOctober 22 Just Like a Woman? Bob Dylan and the Charge of Misogyny ". . . to exhibit the relations of literature--not to 'life' as something contrasted to literature, but to all the other...

2014-09-22 12:26:03

be2 Gallery Highlights Pittsburgh Artist Andi Irwin in First Solo Show PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Kiss My Apps," a premier of abstract painter Andi Irwin's most recent work, opens on September 26, 2014, and marks the first solo show for Lawrenceville's new, edgy be(2) Gallery. Inspired by the omnipresence and proliferation of social media and computer apps touching every aspect of human interaction, Irwin interprets and weaves a multiplicity of phone, notebook and...

2014-09-20 23:01:39

BellasDress has recently decided to launch a new promotion for its high quality clothes. Now, each of its elegant outfits is offered with a discounted price, from 20 to 71 percent off. (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The festival season is coming soon. The high-end fashion designer BellasDress is now busy selling its newly released luxurious cocktail dresses. A lot of sophisticated women like its new items. The company has recently decided to launch a new promotion for its high quality...

2014-09-19 12:24:14

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Joanne Goranson is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Arts and Crafts. Joanne is the Owner of Goranson Enterprises, LLC. Goranson Enterprises specializes in specialty items and wholesale quilting. Joanne works with aspects of arts and crafts regarding quilting, threading, and one of a kind items such as baby onezies and watch bands. She also sells supplies for Superior Threads, Madeira...

2014-09-18 12:25:52

Each New Title Gathers Holiday Tracks From Across Every Artist's Career, Spanning Decades NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings' Classic Christmas Album series rings in this year's holiday season with new collections by Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Il Divo, Perry Como, Johnny Mathis, plus compilations of hard rock, country and pop Christmas classics. The eight new titles will be available everywhere October 7, 2014 through Legacy Recordings, a division of...

2014-09-18 08:31:28

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MyWear(TM) delivers fully personalized wearable fashion, made unique by each individual within the vPersonalize.com user experience. Professional designers are now turning to vPersonalize.com to create their own unique lines of apparel and accessories under their own labels. "The freedom and control we provide online allows fashion designers the opportunity to experiment and create their own exclusive design, look and feel," explains Lee...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'