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2014-09-17 16:25:12

COVENTRY, England, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - New product allows designs, logos and text to be applied to horses for decoration and marketing An innovative and creative company has developed a patent-pending product which can decorate horses with temporary glitter designs. This new product solves the problems associated with the application of traditional quartermarking and paint and gel products, allowing both children and adults to apply stylish designs and...

2014-09-17 12:24:51

Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist and Author Continues to Spread Breakthrough Anti-Aging Phenomenon LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverly Hills cosmetic dentist, author, and anti-aging expert Dr. Kourosh Maddahi can now add Amazon Best Seller to his long list of accomplishments. After penning the guide, "Anti-Aging Dentistry - Restoring Youth, One Smile At A Time" detailing how to achieve a beautiful and even smile that can take decades off of your appearance, Amazon...

2014-09-17 12:24:19

LONDON, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- London's hugely popular and internationally acclaimed New Year's Eve fireworks celebrations, organised by the Mayor of London, have become so successful that the organisers have taken the decision to ticket the event in order to reduce the number of people attending. This year 100,000 tickets will be available to the public, which will guarantee good views of the fantastic pyrotechnic display and a better visitor experience....

2014-09-17 08:27:25

McCarthy talks Microsoft and Minecraft and about the business of being geek FAIRFAX, Va., Sept.17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ThinkGeek President and CEO Katy McCarthy sat down with Pimm Fox from Bloomberg TV's Taking Stock on September 15, 2014 to discuss the business of geek and what that means in today's pop culture environment. McCarthy states, "At ThinkGeek we're celebrating our 15(th) anniversary, and we're proud of that, so we're inviting everyone to join in and geek out." Host...

2014-09-17 08:26:04

Live Polka music, pretzels, bier, and a lively atmosphere make this unique Bavarian bierhall and restaurant in midtown the ultimate destination for Oktoberfest! NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hofbrau Bierhaus NYC, located in midtown Manhattan, (one block east of Grand Central Station), kicks off Oktoberfest celebrations Saturday September 20th with their participation in the German-American Steuben Day Parade on Fifth Avenue. Follow the float to Bierhaus for the most...

2014-09-17 04:20:51

MILAN, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For sixty years, Alberto Guardiani has pursued a coherent mission: to create high quality shoes where a perfect balance of fine craftsmanship, edgy experimentation and meticulous attention to detail defines the excellence of a product emblematic of the great Italian shoemaking tradition. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/72762526-alberto-guardiani-collection...

2014-09-16 23:17:09

Today, Fecbek, a famous club wear manufacturer and retailer, has delightedly pronounced its new series of delicate club wears; all of these items are offered at incredibly low prices. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Club wear is provocative, revealing, or fetish clothing that is worn to nightclubs featuring a sensual atmosphere with a very relaxed dress code. There are various types of clothing items that could be worn to clubs based on the location of the club, the club's dress code and...

2014-09-16 23:14:06

DiaperBuys, a national online retailer of incontinence supplies, is honoring ‘Healthy Aging’ Month this September. Healthy Aging Month was started more than 20 years ago to focus attention across the nation on the positive aspects of growing older. Wixom, MI (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 DiaperBuys, a national online retailer of incontinence supplies, is honoring ‘Healthy Aging’ Month this September. Healthy Aging Month was started more than 20 years ago to focus attention across the...

2014-09-16 20:24:53

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Is spanking ever a justified form of discipline? Amid the controversies surrounding NFL running back Adrian Peterson, it's important to take a step back and see how physical discipline is shaping the lives of our children. The research is conclusive that spanking is not an appropriate form of discipline and contributes to more negative behaviors in kids. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnVar/20130920/LA83405LOGO Kids In The House...

2014-09-16 20:24:23

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Watches and Clocks in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Watches (Mass (Under $50), Middle ($50-$299), Upper ($300 - $999), & Luxury ($1000 - $5000)), and Clocks. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a...


Latest Culture Reference Libraries

Damara Sheep
2014-09-25 08:50:59

The Damara sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated Egypt and Eastern Asia and eventually moved to the areas that are now Angola and Namibia. The breed became isolated in Namibia and southern Angola, where it remained free from the influence of other breeds for many years. It was named after the regions where it is known to have originated, which was once known as Gross Damaraland. The Damara sheep is a fat-tailed breed that can be black, brown, white, or black and white pied in...

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...

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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