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2014-03-10 12:25:18

New Platform-Specific Original Programming Developed for 2014-2015 to Include Linear and Digital Content Comprised of Series, Specials, Shorts, Interstitials, Games, Apps and more ATLANTA, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resuming its successful strategy launched last year of taking its road-show presentation directly to clients and promotional partners, Cartoon Network enters the Upfront Season by introducing its newest evolution in reaching kids whenever they want and wherever they are with...

Men Win The Humor Test (By A Hair)
2011-10-20 06:17:31

Men are funnier than women, but only just barely and mostly to other men. So says a psychology study from the University of California, San Diego Division of Social Sciences. While the findings lend some support to the stereotype on gender differences and humor — perhaps most vociferously and provocatively argued in recent memory by author Christopher Hitchens in his 2007 Vanity Fair article "Why Women Aren't Funny" — they also undermine the standard explanations as to why. The...

2009-12-10 05:13:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif. and WATERLOO, Ontario, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ --RingTales (www.ringtales.com), a digital media content company that produces and syndicates animated video versions of world renowned print cartoons such as Scott Adams' Dilbert and The New Yorker Cartoons across all digital media, and Metranome (www.metranome.net), a leading mobile applications production company, have partnered to launch the first ever animated Dilbert and New Yorker "Cartoon a Day" integrated calendar...

2008-09-10 09:00:28

PlayPhone, Inc. (www.playphone.com), which operates the largest network of mobile content destinations in North America, announced today that its vast catalog of mobile entertainment will now be directly available to Canadian mobile consumers as it becomes one of only two Direct-to-Consumer providers in Canada, thanks to their work with the CWTA. Canadian mobile users will now be able to purchase and download the hottest ringtones, wallpapers, games and more, plus exclusives, to their mobile...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.