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2014-08-12 08:33:05

One in four restaurant workers wear Dickies pants on the job, according to consumer study FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global workwear brand Dickies® today announced the results of a recent study performed in the food service industry. The study was conducted by independent research firm ConsumerDNA and included interviews with more than 1,000 active industry professionals from fast food/quick service, casual dining or fine dining restaurants. The study...

2014-08-12 08:26:20

CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fathers' rights attorney and advocate Jeffery M. Leving will host Chicago Matrimonial Attorney Danielle R. Crumb, an ardent advocate, on the August 12 live broadcast of Chicago Counterpoint TV at 7:30 p.m. (CST). This week's show will focus on the winning legal strategies Crumb recently employed when she litigated a significant parental alienation case and reunited a desperate father with his three children who had been kicked to the curb. The...

music class
2014-08-12 04:49:51

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many studies show the benefits of music, including creative inspiration, stress relief, and intellectual abilities. Studies on the latter have mostly focused on students in affluent areas, but a new study, led by Dr. Nina Kraus, a neurobiologist at Northwestern University, shows definitive evidence that music education – learning to play a musical instrument or to sing – just might help disadvantaged children strengthen their...

2014-08-11 23:05:54

Mr. Skin Celebrates 15th Birthday by Counting Down All-Time Best Nude Scenes in Hollywood History Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Mr. Skin is rocking his birthday suit! To commemorate 15 years as the world’s #1 resource for celebrity nudity, Mr. Skin is naming the 150 Greatest Celebrity Nude Scenes of All Time from his exhaustive database of more than 20,000 actresses. Beginning on August 11, fifteen new scenes from the list will be revealed each day with the final fifteen being...

2014-08-11 23:03:53

Tidetells.com, a popular dress manufacturer and retailer, has recently unveiled its latest range of short homecoming dresses. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Tidetells.com, a popular dress manufacturer and retailer, has recently unveiled its latest range of short homecoming dresses. Furthermore, it has launched a special offer on these elegant items; they are now available with big discounts, from 20 to 70 percent off. The company’s cheap short homecoming dresses are among the most popular...

2014-08-11 08:34:15

KIGALI, Rwanda, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It sounds overrated, but for many in Rwanda, ordering a fish smokie and a Pop Cola online, might seem to be a service only found in the West. Hellofood, a German online food delivery marketplace, now allows users to order food from over 50 local restaurants around Kigali City, Rwanda's Capital, through the website or an app. "Our first meal was delivered last October [2013]", says 28-year-old Duncan Muchangi, country manager for...

2014-08-11 08:26:00

LONDON, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens' Rights Watch, or "The Citizens", was recently incorporated in London under UK law with incorporation number 9162648 of 2014, with headquarters in London. The new organization is an independent, non-governmental, non-profit, and goal-oriented organization devoted to the protection of human rights and working to end human rights abuses. The Citizens' primary concern is to promote and protect internationally recognized human...

2014-08-11 08:24:20

Skajaquoda just launched a Kickstarter campaign for its new product Sun Strap. CLARKFIELD, Minn., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Strap uses a flexible solar panel that goes around any bag strap and charges its internal battery as you go about your day. Sun Strap uses a 1.5W flexible solar panel and has a 5600 mAh built in battery that can charge any USB device like your smartphone, tablet or camera. When fully charged Sun Strap's battery is capable of charging for instance an...

2014-08-10 23:01:58

At LunaDress.co.uk, there are more than 300 styles of prom dresses for sale. Also, the company has recently added many new items to its website. (PRWEB) August 10, 2014 At LunaDress.co.uk, there are more than 300 styles of prom dresses for sale. Also, the company has recently added many new items to its website. The new prices range from $70 to $180. The company insists on using high quality materials. It wants to make all ladies look like movie stars. In a word, worldwide clients can buy...

2014-08-09 23:02:28

Are you ready for your homecoming party? Recently,Dresswe.com has prepared some popular clothing for homecoming season. (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 Are you ready for your homecoming party? Recently,Dresswe.com has prepared some popular homecoming outfits for homecoming season. What’s more, all the company’s clients can enjoy a discounted rate, from 29 to 59 percent off. The top designers of Dresswe.com have employed 2014’s new trends in this assortment. Ladies can find their dream...


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Afrikaner Cattle
2014-07-04 09:22:53

The Afrikaner is a hardy breed of cattle native to South Africa. It is also known as Afrikander and in Afrikaans it is known as the Afrikanerbees. It is part of the Sanga type cattle. In 1652, large herds of Sanga cattle were rounded up by the Khoikhoi of the Dutch Cape Colony. The Afrikaner were used by the colonists for meat and milk and Boers used them as draft animals to pull wagons on the Great Trek. They have been bred with other cattle types for their fertility, docility and...

Tolfetano Horse
2014-07-03 13:02:31

The Tolfetano is a breed of horse that originated in the Lazio region of Italy. The development of the breed was believed by some to be from crossing the Mongolian horse with native stock. Others believe it derived from crossing native horses with Barb and Spanish breeds. Originally, the breed was known as Maremmano, but when Thoroughbred blood was introduced, the Tolfetano became a separate breed. There are 15 breeds indigenous to Italy and the Tolfetano is one that is recognized by...

Soviet heavy draft horse
2014-06-25 14:10:37

The Soviet Heavy Draft is a breed of horse originating in Russia in the late 1800s and the modern breed established by the 1940s. The horse was developed by crossbreeding native mares with imported Belgian stallions. By 1936, three breeding centers were established, Pochinkovsk, Mordovian and Gavrilovo-Posad. Other breeding centers branched off of these and in 1952 the Soviet Heavy Draft was officially recognized as a heavy draft breed. The average height of the breed is 60.4 inches and...

Pleven Horse
2014-06-25 13:07:23

The Pleven is a breed of horse officially recognized in 1951. The breed was developed in the Klementina stud - the Georgi Dimitrov Agricultural Center - in Bulgaria. Arabian and Thoroughbred horses were crossbred to form the Pleven. It has mostly Anglo-Arab blood, but Gidran stallions were added into the development of today’s breed. It is bred throughout Bulgaria with efforts to increase its size to become an international sporting horse. The head has a straight profile and the neck is...

Basuto-Pony
2014-04-10 09:46:37

The Basuto Pony  is a breed from South Africa improved from the bloodline of Arabian and Persian horses. In 1653, four horses were imported to South Africa from the Dutch East India Trading Company. The exact breed of them is unknown, but may have been either Arabian or Persian. The original horse became the Cape Horse which could possibly also be the Basuto, but with the cross breeding of Arabian and other breeds the Basuto Pony remained small and the Cape grew larger. Because of the...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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