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2015-05-07 08:35:02

NEW YORK, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the top 20 independently owned public relations firms in the U.S., has been named PR Agency of Record by Fairy Tales Hair Care,

2015-04-30 20:23:50

SAINT EMILION, France, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Le Dragon de Quintus is the magical emblem of this outstanding vineyard, as well as the name of Chateau Quintus's

2015-04-24 12:20:55

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2015-04-14 23:06:15

Callitics, the Peoria software development company, unveils cool new updates to its News Meme website, and turns a profit Peoria Heights (PRWEB) April 14, 2015

2015-03-31 23:12:57

News Meme creates a new way to give your commentary on the Internet with memed backlinks to content. (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 Callitics is mere weeks away

2015-03-09 12:28:00

The Real Tooth Fairies entertainment brand's newest book is the 20th award winner for enriching content for families celebrating lost tooth events with the Tooth Fairy. WILMINGTON,

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2015-02-27 12:56:34

British courts have found difficulty in bringing African sex-traffickers to justice because a belief in black magic and juju “spells” makes victims afraid to testify. Now, the UK government is seeking out the witch doctors responsible and forcing them to reverse the perceived curse.

2015-02-18 08:28:50

Shocking, disturbing, but exceptionally enertaining! LAS VEGAS, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In nature, the book covers many real life situations in unexplainable detail.

2015-02-17 23:00:10

New book shares series of images from traditional cosmology, medicine made understandable through commentary TUXEDO PARK, N.Y.

2015-02-03 23:11:14

The cast of Destination America’s “Mountain Monsters” joins speaker lineup at the 2015 Creature Weekend Conference in Ohio Cambridge, OH (PRWEB) February


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Beast of Bray Road
2014-04-22 14:12:17

Beast of Bray Road The Beast of Bray Road is a cryptid roaming the area of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and from northern Illinois to Vancouver Island, Canada. It has been labeled as werewolf in local news articles but has never been observed transforming from human to a wolf. It has been described in various accounts as being bear-like, resembling Bigfoot and wolf-like and being able to walk on two legs. Its size varies from two to four feet tall when on all four legs, and around seven feet tall...

Mermaid
2014-01-22 09:57:56

A mermaid is a creature from folklore and myths that are said to inhabit oceans around the world. Almost every culture has a legend that relates to a mermaid. In some cultures, mermaids are claimed to create floods, storms, shipwrecks, and drownings. Other legends say that they fall in love with humans. The mermaid is described with the upper body of a beautiful woman and the lower body of a fish. The have long flowing hair and are said to lure sailors with their captivating voices. The...

Storsjöodjuret Stone
2014-01-20 08:23:29

The Storsjoodjuret is a legendary lake monster said to inhabit the 300 foot deep lake Storsjon in Jamtland, Sweden. In 1986, Storsjoodjuret, its offspring, and nest was put under a protection law for being an endangered species, but the law was withdrawn in 2005. Storsjoodjuret’s name was derived in 1899 as a combination of other Swedish words. The translation of these words, stor (great), sjo (lake), odjur (monster), when combined, the results become “Great Lake Monster”. The...

Pope Lick Monster
2013-10-07 07:55:52

The Pope Lick monster is a creature of urban legend that lives beneath the Norfolk Southern Railway trestle that spans over Floyd’s Creek in the Fisherville area of Louisville, Kentucky. It is described as a human-goat hybrid (faun or satyr) with powerful fur-covered goat legs and a deformed human body. Its face has wide-set eyes and a curved nose with short, sharp horns protruding from its forehead. Long greasy hair that matches the color of its fur surrounds the face. Many stories...

Chupacabra
2013-10-07 07:13:33

The chupacabra (goatsucker) is a legendary creature claimed to inhabit the Americas. The origin of the name derives from chupar “to suck” and cabra “goat,” resulting from the creature’s pattern of killing livestock, especially goats, and drinking their blood. The name was coined shortly after the first reports by comedian Silverio Perez. The origin of the chupacabra may have come from the science fiction film Species, where an eyewitness account of the chupacabra was in Puerto...

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logocentrism
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.
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