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2014-08-19 06:34:30

Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Everyone gets caught out at some time, be it an April Fool’s Day jest or a TV spoof. Most people are smart enough to spot a send-up or a bit of satire eventually but might just get fooled at first until the penny drops. It happens to the best. In one now infamous case, as Politico reported last year, the Washington Post picked up on a satirical piece on the Daily Currant website and reported that Sarah Palin was joining the Al...

2008-09-16 09:00:24

BALTIMORE, Sept. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- "After only eight months, we've changed the landscape for writers and readers. NovelMaker.com is getting the attention it deserves," said Henry D. Felton, Chairman of NovelMaker.com. NovelMaker.com recently received the 2008 American Graphic Design Award. "Out of more than 10,000 entries, NovelMaker.com won this prestigious award. Our hats off to Solnet Network & Web Services, which designed our site and helped boost our services to writers...

2008-08-02 03:00:26

By Abdullah, Amal NONFICTION AUTHOR STUDIES IN THE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM. Carol Brennan Jenkins & Deborah J. D. White (Eds.). Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 2007. 160pp. $19.00. Are you an elementary educator searching for methods to effectively integrate nonfiction books into the classroom curricula? Then you should read Nonfiction Author Studies in the Elementary Classroom, edited by Carol Brennan Jenkins and Deborah J. D. White, each of whom has several decades of experience in the...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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