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2014-06-03 23:15:34

Faulkner University announces the launch of a redesigned website, serving all constituents but focused on Millennials. Chicago marketing firm, C. Grant & Company, designed and developed the responsive site which works as well on mobile phones as tablets or desktops. Montgomery, Ala. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Dr. Billy D. Hilyer, President of Faulkner University in Montgomery, announces the launch of a redesigned website for the University. The new site appeals across multiple constituent...

2006-02-19 19:47:23

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A letter by author William Faulkner complaining about a screenwriting contract with a Hollywood studio sold today for nearly $18,000, according to auction house Bonhams & Butterfields. The two-page, typed letter was written by the Nobel prize-winning author of "A Fable" and "Soldiers' Pay" to his agent in August, 1943. In it, he complains about being conned into a screenwriting contract with Warner Bros, saying his former agent tricked him into signing a...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.