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2011-06-30 09:37:00

- Live Performance From the U.S. Capitol Celebrates 20th Anniversary of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - WASHINGTON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two-time Dancing with the Stars champion Mark Ballas and Emmy-nominated choreographer Chelsie Hightower join the cast of A CAPITOL FOURTH, the live PBS broadcast of America's favorite Independence Day tradition. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Beauty and the Beast, the duo will dance to American Idol winner Jordin Sparks'...

2011-06-16 07:15:00

Prestigious Yankee Classic DanceSport Features Championships To Benefit AdMeTech Foundation's Dance for a Cure CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the AdMeTech Foundation: WHAT: Prestigious national ballroom competition Yankee Classic stages professional celebrities of the ABC TV megahit show Dancing with the Stars (DWTS) in support of the AdMeTech Foundation's quest to create Manogram(TM): Life-saving imaging for men. Yankee...

Word of the Day
  • 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.'