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2014-02-16 16:20:13

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- LOS ANGELES, Feb. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Feb. 16, 2014 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) and International Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical measurement services. As the trusted standard for all studio box office...

2014-02-14 23:25:27

The video is presented by Coast 2 Coast Video Distribution. Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “Come & Go” music video by Gambit featuring Junior Lawless. The project, presented by Coast 2 Coast Video Distribution, is now available for view on YouTube. The video is produced by Black&White Studios. Gambit is an MC and producer born Filip Pade in Szczecin, Poland. Currently living in Switzerland, Gambit is an international...

2014-02-14 23:05:00

Actress on finding herself, Michael Ealy and ‘All those love scenes’ Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Joy Bryant has that lethal combination of beauty, smarts and an assured sense of self. The actress made her breakthrough in the 2002 drama ‘Antwone Fisher’ and landed major roles in other high-profile projects like ‘Honey,’ ‘The Skeleton Key,’ and ‘Get Rich Or Die Tryin’.’ She’s now paired up with heartthrob Michael Ealy in the romantic comedy ‘About Last...

2014-02-14 23:01:43

Facebook becomes less popular with teens, which social media platforms are taking its place release today by First Class Posting. (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Facebook has experienced massive growth since its inception in a Harvard dorm room a decade ago. With over a billion users and an IPO that has performed fairly well given the overall state of the economy, the social media giant is poised to be quite successful over the next decade, provided they can find a balance between advertising...

2014-02-14 23:01:30

Commercial Movers is pleased to announce that they are unveiling a brand new “Let Us Do It For You!” package for office mover in Los Angeles, CA. The package will offer a valuable flat rate fee that covers every aspect of an office’s move, and includes one flat rate that’s predetermined in advance to reduce moving related expenses for businesses. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Commercial Movers, a local, national and international moving service based in...

2014-02-14 23:01:26

Living Well Assisted Living At Home will introduce the new Magnolia Prime phone system to their clients. Tiburon, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Living Well Assisted Living At Home is proud to announce its new partnership with Magnolia Prime, a low-tech system that allows caregivers and professionals to easily send messages to seniors and keep them engaged and safe. Magnolia Prime developed the patent Telebeneficiary™ Service, a scheduled voice messaging product, that helps home health...

2014-02-14 23:01:01

MOSI’s guests will learn about myths, the MythBusters and what experimenting is all about by participating in a series of fun, hands-on experiences and live demonstrations. Experiments cover topics such as flight, friction, gravity, speed and combustion. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 The Discovery Channel’s Emmy®-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity in...

2014-02-14 08:29:09

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A first-of-its-kind exploration of social data, entitled "What America (Tw)eats," conducted by the National "got milk?"® Milk Mustache Campaign in conjunction with social media analytics firm Crimson Hexagon suggests that, based on their tweets, Americans like to talk about protein and include some nutrient-rich choices, like milk, in their AM conversations, but may be too focused on foods with too much fat, and no fruits or vegetables - if...

2014-02-14 08:24:43

Playmates Toys to Introduce Action-Packed Additions to Line, Including Zip-Lining Turtles EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Playmates Toys, the company behind the beloved Teenage Mutant Ninjas Turtles toy line over the last three decades, is set to introduce its all-new 2014 line, inspired by Nickelodeon's hit CG-animated show. The lineup provides non-stop Ninja adventures, including playsets that allow the Turtles to zip line, new action figures with unique...

2014-02-14 04:23:10

SYDNEY, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 25,000 people have signed up to take part in the Freelancer.com Online Scavenger Hunt, hoping to take home over US$30,000 in prizes. Have you ever wanted to find a piece of the Chelyabinsk Meteor, hold a concert for charity, take part in a real life musical or reinvent the memes of 2013? At 12:00am EST (New York) Freelancer.com released 150 cryptic questions and challenges, which will spur thousands of teams from around the world to...


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Kraken
2013-09-16 08:51:29

The Kraken is a legendary sea monster that lives in the waters off Norway and Greenland. The legend itself may have originated from sightings of giant squid that can grow 40 - 50 feet in length. It was classified as a cephalopod and given the scientific name Microcosmus marinus by Carolus Linnaeus in 1735. In 1746 he called it Singulare monstrum meaning a unique monster. In 1752-1753 bishop of Bergen, Erik Pontoppidan, described the Kraken as sometimes being mistaken for an island and...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Giant Anaconda
2013-08-12 13:07:11

The anaconda is a large snake found in South America and the green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest snakes in the world. The word anaconda may have derived from the Tamil word anaikondran, meaning elephant killer, or anaikkonda, meaning having killed an elephant. The word anaconda was first used in a 1768 description of a large snake found in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and became a myth, the anaconda of Ceylon. An average size for the anaconda is about 20 feet and weighing 330...

Beast of Gevaudan
2013-08-04 06:59:16

The beast of Gevaudan is a man-eating wolf-like animal that resided in the Margeride Mountains of Gevaudan from 1764 to 1767. It was described as having remarkable teeth and long tail. Its fur was tinted white and emitted an unbearable odor. It was said that its victims were killed by the beast ripping at the throat. An estimated 210 attacks were documented; all were men that resulted in 113 deaths and 49 injuries with 98 of the victims partly eaten. Many of the attacks happened while...

800px-Subadult_Spinosaurus
2012-03-22 22:37:37

Spinosaurus, meaning “Spine lizard,” is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the lower Albian to lower Cenomanian stages of the Mid Cretaceous Period (112 to 97 million years ago). It lived in what is now North Africa. The type species is S. aegyptiacus. A potential second species, S. maroccanus, was discovered in Morocco. It was the first known dinosaur fossil from Egyptian remains discovered in 1912 and described by German paleontologist Ernst Stromer in 1915. The original remains were...

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