Quantcast

Latest Dear Prudence Stories

2008-07-09 09:00:37

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. _ You know you're at the Television Critics Association's summer meetings when one moment you're talking about what Barack Obama's nomination is going to mean to TV One _ gavel-to-gavel coverage in Denver, for starters _ and the next you're listening to Jane Seymour, ageless and demure in a blue dress, talking about "Dear Prudence," a Hallmark Channel movie the network describes as a "whodunit with a heart." There's a lot of unease in the television industry this...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
Related