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2014-07-17 08:26:24

LOS ANGELES, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy®-winning and Oscar®-nominated Production Designer Jim Bissell will receive the Art Directors Guild's Lifetime Achievement Award at the 19th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards on January 31, 2015 at a black-tie ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The announcement was made today by John Shaffner, ADG Council Chairman, and ADG Award Producers Dave Blass and James Pearse Connelly. Photo -...

2014-07-17 08:26:10

ORLANDO, Fla., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: SEAS) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. In conjunction with the release, the Company has scheduled a conference call, which will be broadcast live over the internet, on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9 a.m. Eastern Time. The release and the conference call can be accessed via the Company's website at...

comcast customer service disaster
2014-07-17 08:25:38

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What should have been a straightforward customer service procedure could have turned into a public relations disaster for one of America's largest cable service providers. The incident is a lesson for businesses everywhere, both large and small. The power of the internet and global networks have changed the way complaints are heard and dealt with forever and can have consequences far beyond individual cases. The potential for something...

2014-07-16 12:25:22

ONE OF THE MOST TIMELESS HOLIDAY CLASSICS AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ALL ITS ORIGINAL GLORY UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNOPSIS: Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn. Featuring the Academy Award winning song, "White Christmas," Crosby plays a song and dance man who leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays....

2014-07-16 08:25:56

Deal Includes Distribution of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Parts 1 & 2, Live Action Power Rangers Series and Action Comedy Mortdecai SANTA MONICA, Calif. and MELBOURNE, Australia, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to further strengthen its worldwide distribution infrastructure, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), the premier next generation global content leader, has extended its multiyear output agreement with Roadshow Films, Village Roadshow Limited's theatrical distribution arm in...

2014-07-16 08:24:19

Photography software Snap Art and Exposure receive prestigious recognition RALEIGH, N.C., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alien Skin Software announces today that two of its most popular photography effects products have received 2014 Hot One Awards in two separate categories. Announcement of these prestigious annual awards was made by Professional Photographer magazine in its August 2014 issue. The winning product in the Software Plug-ins/Actions category is Alien Skin Software's...

2014-07-16 08:24:15

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that is has been invited to present at The Directors Guild of America 2014 DGA Digital Day Annual Event. The event will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 to highlight creative, technical and business issues emerging from the new digital technologies of today. Event: DGA...

2014-07-16 00:21:00

SEOUL, Korea, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Hong Joon-pyo, Gyeongsangnam-do Province, Jeffrey Godsick, president of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, and Tim Fisher, CEO of Village Roadshow Theme Parks, announced the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreements to plan for Korea's first international theme park and resort destination, Twentieth Century Fox World, at 11:00 KST, July 16, 2014 at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Korea Press Foundation. The...

2014-07-15 23:04:59

The nation’s best slot tournament players are vying for a chance at the National Championship, competing in the National TournEvent of Champions casino qualifiers across the country. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Multimedia Games (Nasdaq:MGAM) is hosting the National TournEvent of Champions in collaboration with casinos across the country to crown the nation’s best slot tournament player. Through June, the first 40 casino finalists have qualified to compete for the national title...

2014-07-15 16:25:49

IRVING, Texas, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEC Entertainment, Inc. ("CEC" or the "Company"), which operates 577 Chuck E. Cheese's stores, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Thomas Leverton as chief executive officer (CEO), effective July 23, 2014. Mr. Leverton succeeds Michael H. Magusiak, who retired as president and CEO on June 2, 2014. The Company's announcement follows an extensive search conducted by the Board of Directors, in partnership with an...


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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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