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2010-04-07 15:25:00

DETROIT, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Country Music Superstar Clint Black formally opens the Heinz C. Prechter Educational and Performing Arts Center with an inaugural concert Saturday, April 17th, 8:00 p.m. at Wayne County Community College District's Downriver Campus, 21000 Northline Road in Taylor, MI 48180. Tickets for this historic event are available by calling the Prechter Center box office at 734-374-3200. Box office hours are Monday thru Saturday from noon to 6:00 pm. Tickets range...

2009-10-27 12:00:00

CINCINNATI, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspired by recent breakthroughs in research, today the International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) announced a major fundraising initiative entitled Research to Reality: Funding Progress. Funds raised by the campaign are earmarked to accelerate the progress of crucial research, and bring promise to reality. Country music sensation Clint Black, whose niece Courtney lost her battle with Rett syndrome in 2003 at age 16, will serve as Honorary Chair of...

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2005-10-27 08:15:00

Guitars and rockets have a lot in common, but what's good for a musician might spell trouble for an astronaut. NASA -- When the space shuttle lifts off its pad at Kennedy Space Center, the roar is unbelievable. Even miles away onlookers grab their seats and hold on tight. Sound waves penetrate flesh and shake bones. Recently, country music star Clint Black recorded a public service message for NASA (listen). According to Black, those launches remind him of something: himself. "Did you know...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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