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2014-06-16 12:27:54

PHYSICAL ALBUM AVAILABLE JUNE 17 BURBANK, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Currently available digitally and in-theater, the Aladdin Original Broadway Cast Recording is set for physical release by Walt Disney Records on June 17. The cast recording was produced by Alan Menken, Michael Kosarin, Frank Filipetti and Chris Montan and executive produced by Kurt Deutsch. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140613/118148 Aladdin stars Adam Jacobs (Aladdin), Courtney Reed...

2014-06-16 12:27:29

New Video Series for Police and Dog Encounters Honored in Employee Communications and Training Categories AMENIA, N.Y., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telly Awards has named the National Canine Research Council and Safe Humane as a winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards, Employee Communications and Training categories, for their piece titled "Police & Dog Encounters Video Training Series." With nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an...

2014-06-16 12:26:19

Enables expansion of file-based, high-definition National Playout Centre in Sydney while still on air SYDNEY, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine Communications, a market leader of media software and video infrastructure solutions serving the global broadcast, multichannel video programming distributor and enterprise markets, today announced that it has expanded the capabilities of the National Playout Centre (NPC) for Nine Network, the largest free-to-air broadcaster in Australia....

2014-06-12 23:12:39

Inspirare is partnering with Vancouver Fashion Week to launch the Spring/Summer 2015 Design Competition. The winner will receive show passes, media promotion and full runway production. (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 In it’s commitment to support emerging designers, Inspirare is partnering with Vancouver Fashion Week to launch the Spring/Summer 2015 Design Competition. This collaboration aims to strengthen innovative fashion, support emerging designers and discover new talent. One winner will be...

2014-06-12 08:24:06

Enter the #DreamstimeDads photo competition to show us NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dreamstime (http://www.dreamstime.com), one of the world leaders in stock photography, is looking for the perfect picture to represent your Father's Day. Submit your picture to Dreamstime's Facebook or Google+ page and the top five will win a £100 Amazon voucher (or a $100 for US entrants). Is your Father's Day all about the cards, or maybe a cake? Perhaps Father's Day is a...

2014-06-10 23:02:29

Brownells is celebrating its 75th Anniversary with a party in its hometown, Montezuma, Iowa. Country music superstars Phil Vassar and Tate Stevens will co-headline the June 21st event. Montezuma, Iowa (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Brownells officially turns 75 years old this June, and the Montezuma, Iowa-based company has a big celebration planned. On Saturday, June 21, 2014, Brownells and the city of Montezuma are hosting “Monte Fest presented by Brownells.” Billboard Country Songwriter of...

2014-06-10 12:36:01

Pandahall is the largest online wholesale bead company in China. The promotion will run until June 16, 2014. HONG KONG, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pandahall announces a hot summer promotion that will help jewelry makers and retailers save money. They are offering up to 50 percent off on beads and jewelry merchandise. The offer began on June 3, 2014 and will end at the end of day on June 16, 2014 PST. The wholesale bead store is also giving free shipping on orders exceeding $199...

2014-06-06 23:08:55

Ticketability.com is offering a large inventory of discounted Demi Lovato tickets for sale. Demi Lovato concert tickets go on sale to the public today for 26 upcoming shows. Oshkosh, WIsconsin (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Ticketability.com always comes through with great prices for many types of entertainment, and fans can now find Demi Lovato tickets for sale that can be obtained economically. The singer will travel to North America beginning in September as part of her World Tour. U.S. fans...

2014-06-06 23:08:43

La Dentellière is a new digital publishing house that makes books specifically for the tablet market, designed by artists. La Dentelliere's version of Thumbelina has just been released. Maisons-Laffitte, France (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Little Thumbelina is only as big as your thumb! Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish author who wrote this tale in the 18th century, sent Thumbelina on many adventures. She meets toads, butterflies, a cockchafer, a mouse, a mole, a swallow, and, of...

2014-06-06 23:03:54

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back ticket prices for Demi Lovato in 2014. Add promo code DISCOUNT for added savings. New York (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Demi Lovato, the 21-year-old native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been active in the music business since before she was a teenager and all her experience has helped her become a star. Six years ago, she was just 15 and had already released her first solo album and has since worked toward being one of the biggest young stars...


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.'