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2014-07-28 12:26:40

JODIE FOSTER DIRECTED THRILLER SET TO SHOOT FIRST QUARTER 2015 CULVER CITY, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Rothman's TriStar Productions has acquired the worldwide rights and given the go ahead to Money Monster, a fast-paced, character-driven thriller written by Jamie Linden. Daniel Dubiecki, who worked with Clooney on Up in the Air, and Lara Alameddine developed the script along with Jodie Foster, who will direct the film. Dubiecki and Alameddine's The Allegiance...

2014-07-28 08:27:10

Comedian and HBO Personality John Oliver to Emcee the Event Featuring a Special Musical Performance by Academy Award® Winner Jennifer Hudson LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fulfillment Fund, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Los Angeles students overcome obstacles to achieve a college education, will honor Ryan Kavanaugh, Founder and CEO of Relativity, with the Tom Sherak Award at the Stars 2014 Benefit Gala on October 14(th) at The Beverly Hilton Hotel....

2014-07-22 08:28:35

World Renowned Director Creates Band, Brand, and "Ball and Chain" NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom DiCillo and his band, The Black and Blue Orkestre, have released "Ball and Chain," a music video that accompanies the release of their new album, Hurt Me Tender. The Black and Blue Orkestre is comprised of DiCillo and musicians Grog Rox (Die So Fluid) in Los Angeles, and Will Crewdson (Rachel Stamp, Adam Ant) in the UK. The album, Hurt Me Tender is available on iTunes....

2014-07-18 04:21:17

Launch of Steve Kaufman Art Licensing LLC LONG ISLAND, N.Y., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Pop Art, Inc. is delighted to announce new developments four years following the death of American pop artist Steve Alan Kaufman (SAK), former assistant to Andy Warhol, and an activist, humanitarian, and tireless advocate for the homeless. Steve Kaufman is known for painting iconic images, famous people, recognizable brands, currency, and historic figures. Diana Vachier of Long...

2014-07-16 12:25:22

ONE OF THE MOST TIMELESS HOLIDAY CLASSICS AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ALL ITS ORIGINAL GLORY UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNOPSIS: Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn. Featuring the Academy Award winning song, "White Christmas," Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays....

2014-07-15 23:01:10

Harbor Village Florida Comments on Brother of Sylvester Stallone Checking Into Rehab USA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 As reported by People Magazine in the article Frank Stallone Enters Rehab For Alcohol Abuse (7/9), the younger brother of famous actor Sylvester Stallone has recently checked into rehab to deal with an addiction struggle. Sources close to the Stallone family have revealed that Frank Stallone will be participating in a standard treatment program. Frank Stallone, who is also a...

2014-07-15 20:21:27

Le Jolie Medi Spa offers an amazing list of spa treatments to ensure customers look fresh and relaxed all summer long. LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Le Jolie Medi Spa is rapidly becoming known as the place where sophisticated L.A. women and men are going to this summer to relax and beautify. It is one of the most soothing and intimate places to go for a facial in Los Angeles as well as a number of body treatments. Some clients are visiting the spa for the kind of hair...

2014-07-14 08:24:40

First time Australian author Joanne Efendi will this week release her debut fiction novel titled 'Illuminated Darkness.' BRISBANE, Australia, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Joanne's novel is written towards the Young Adult market, in particular 15-18 year old teenage girls and is a YA Paranormal Romance centered around the main character 17 year old Ashlyn Pierce. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/126365 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/126364...

2014-07-10 23:01:20

After a recent acquisition, Silverado transforms an assisted living into a world-class memory care community using more than 17 years of experience in caring for those with dementia. MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Silverado Oak Village, a memory care community in Menomonee Falls, celebrated its official grand opening on Wednesday, July 9. The opening was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting event that included speakers from the Wisconsin Assisted Living Association, community...

2014-07-09 23:01:28

Actress Erika Christensen and several members of Congress awarded deserving recipients who have devoted their lives to drug education and prevention at an event organized by the Church of Scientology National Affairs Office in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Hollywood actress Erika Christensen—star of NBC’s prime-time, one-hour drama Parenthood for the past five seasons—emceed the 2014 Drug-Free Hero Awards on June 25th at the Rayburn House Office Building on...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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