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2014-02-17 23:03:24

Spin Master Ltd., Canada’s largest children’s toy entertainment company, is pleased to announce that it will re-launch the iconic construction brand, Meccano-Erector, this fall at Toys“R”Us®, the nation’s leading dedicated toy and juvenile retailer. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Spin Master Ltd., Canada’s largest children’s toy entertainment company, is pleased to announce that it will re-launch the iconic construction brand, Meccano-Erector, this fall at...

2014-01-15 08:24:25

Toys"R"Us Times Square Kicks Off Weeklong Football Fun for the Family Beginning Wednesday, January 29 WAYNE, N.J., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toys"R"Us(®) is ready to take it to the gridiron, as the world's leading dedicated toy retailer today announced a series of family-friendly events in the days preceding "the big game." The activities will be held at the company's flagship store, Toys"R"Us Times Square, located on Broadway at 44(th) Street in the heart of New York City. The...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • 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.'
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