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2011-07-02 00:00:32

ADC Licensing and Toonzone Studios is proud to announce their flagship show "YooHoo & Friends" (52 x 11 min.) has been acquired by Cartoon Network Latin America, and will begin airing in 2012. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 ADC Licensing and Toonzone Studios is proud to announce their flagship show "YooHoo & Friends" (52 x 11 min.) has been acquired by Cartoon Network Latin America, and will begin airing in 2012. This...

2009-04-01 15:00:03

A Kansas dairy farmer said an escaped cow received a new lease on life when an animal rights activist got wind of her plight and agreed to buy her. Calvin Nisly said his 5-year-old Brown Jersey cow, Linda, was heading to a sale barn at the Hutchinson Commission Company in South Hutchinson, Kan., when she made a run for it, the Hutchinson News reported Wednesday. Nisly said the cow, which he described as very angry about visiting a veterinarian earlier in the day, squeezed through a gate...

2008-10-03 15:00:19

A new version of the classic 1970s TV series "The Partridge Family" is in the works, The Hollywood Reporter said. NBC has hired "Cashmere Mafia" executive producer and "Miss Match" writer Jeff Rake to write a single-camera edition of the show about a family band, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Rake said his mission is to turn the premise of the original show "on its head" in the new version. "In the original, the kids actually recruited their mom to front the band,...

2008-07-16 09:00:52

By Scott D. Pierce Deseret News BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. -- The new Fox drama "Fringe" doesn't premiere until September, but a whole lot of people have seen it already online. Actually, they've seen a version of this sci fi/drama/action series about people involved in so-called fringe science that was, well, stolen. And the producers of the show are NOT happy about it. "It was something we all freaked out about, especially once it got to that peer-to-peer (online sharing) thing, where it...


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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