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2014-06-12 16:24:46

Savannah College of Art and Design Wins College Game Competition LOS ANGELES, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 48,900 video game industry professionals, investor analysts, journalists, and retailers from more than 100 countries attended this week's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced today. ESA also revealed that E3 2015 will take place on June 16-18, 2015, in Los Angeles at the Los Angeles Convention Center....

2014-06-12 16:24:05

ST ALBANS, England, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Premier League is set to confirm its status as the best football league in the globe by providing 20% of the 352 players starting the first round of World Cup matches. That's the prediction from sports betting firm Spreadex, who reckon between 69 and 72 of the players starting their nation's first group games over the next six days will be from the Premier League. That compares to a predicted 43 - 46 from the...

2014-06-12 16:23:53

More Than 50 Performers Prepare To Bring The Marvel Universe To Life In This Summer's Live Action Arena Spectacular ELLENTON, Fla., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After scouring the country to find the best of the best in live action performers with an amazing array of disciplines and skills, Feld Entertainment, Inc., the worldwide leader in live touring family events, today reveals the final cast of more than 50 performers ready to bring its most ambitious live event experience to life in...

2014-06-12 16:23:50

LOS ANGELES, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, June 3(rd), it was nearly impossible to turn on the television or browse the internet without seeing a man with a gravity-defying haircut, himself defying gravity by precariously balancing on a chair atop a high wire in New York's Times Square for eight hours. Across national and local media outlets, Bello Nock was one of the most ubiquitous newsmakers of the day, with over 250 million media impressions, and counting. The event...

2014-06-12 12:31:07

OTC Series Host & Funnyman Rodney Perry to Headline All Performances, Tour Kicks-off June 18 in Charlotte ATLANTA, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bounce TV (@bounce_tv - www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African American audiences - today announced a six-city comedy tour called Off The Chain Live! based upon its' popular stand-up comedy series Off The Chain. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117549...

2014-06-12 12:30:12

LOS ANGELES, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX), Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB), and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures today announced that Brett Ratner's action epic, Hercules, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX(®) 3D format and released by Paramount Pictures and MGM in IMAX(®) theatres worldwide starting July 25. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111107/MM01969LOGO "Hercules deserves a platform...

2014-06-12 12:30:00

Writers of "Bridesmaids" to Script, Star and Produce CULVER CITY, Calif., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Rothman's TriStar Productions has closed a preemptive deal for Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo's new comedy. Based on their original idea, the film is also intended as a directing debut for Wiig. Story details and title are being kept under wrap, but Wiig and Mumolo will write and star as best friends who find themselves in over their heads and out of their depths, which...

2014-06-12 08:24:08

Ongoing Collaboration Continues Rights to Massive DC Comics Universe And Upcoming Film and Television Projects BURBANK, Calif., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), with DC Entertainment, announced today that it has once again extended its successful relationship with leading worldwide toy manufacturer, Mattel, Inc. The new multi-year agreement grants Mattel rights to continue as master toy licensee for the entire universe of DC Comics characters....

2014-06-11 23:04:22

Justin Timberlake recently announced a very intimate performace at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom on July 10th. Tickets go on sale today to the general public. (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Tickets to the highly anticipated Justin Timberlake concert in Manhattan at the Hammerstein Ballroom go on sale today to the general public at 12pm EDT. JT recently put on a similar performance at the Roseland Ballroom last year and sold out in seconds. JT performed hit popular early hits ("Cry Me A...

2014-06-11 20:21:41

FRIANT, Calif., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucky Linda of Fresno, a longtime member of The Player's Club at Table Mountain Casino, was already on a Wednesday-morning-winning-streak at her favorite slot machine when she suddenly got even luckier. Table Mountain's exclusive Massive Cash Jackpot randomly paid her over $88,000 in winnings, just for playing with her Club Card inserted in her machine. What a great way for Linda to get her win on, Table Mountain Style!...


Latest Entertainment Reference Libraries

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2009-08-20 12:48:29

Dilophosaurus, meaning "two-crested lizard", was a theropod dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Period (Pliensbachian stage). It was first described 1954, but it did not recieve its current genus name until years later. It is one of the earliest known theropods, and one of the least understood as well. It was discovered by Sam Welles in the summer of 1942 and brought to Berkeley for cleaning and mounting. It was given the name Megalosaurus wetherilli. Welles returned to the dig site about ten...

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2007-10-23 13:50:58

The Norway Lemming or Norwegian Lemming (Lemmus lemmus), is a common species of lemming found in northern Scandinavia and adjacent areas of Russia. It is the only vertebrate species endemic to the region. The Norway lemming dwells in tundra and fells, and prefers to live near water. Adults feed primarily on sedges, grasses and moss. They are active at both day and night, alternating naps with periods of activity. They are also migratory. In typical years, the Norway Lemming spends the...

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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.
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