Latest Happy Birthday to You Stories

2011-07-23 00:00:00

Bob Foss, the founder of production company Riffactory Inc, recently launched SingingVideograms.com, a new website for sending entertaining online greetings. SingingVideograms.com is a classy alternative to cartoon e-cards. Windsor, CO (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 SingingVideograms.com is a new website for customers seeking musically authentic online greetings for their friends, family, or colleagues. The website and product was created by Bob Foss, the CEO of the production company Riffactory Inc....

2010-08-24 08:13:00

CLEVELAND, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- When shopping for the perfect card for a child's birthday, consumers are always looking for ways to surprise them with something fun and interactive. They want to recognize that this is an important day, let them know how special they are, and give them a big birthday smile. To help meet this need, American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) has given music cards a makeover with Guitar(TM), an innovative new greeting guaranteed to keep them rocking long...

2008-09-01 00:06:00

By Jason Cato Pittsburgh turns 250 this fall, but if organizers plan to sing happy birthday during October's soiree they'd better be prepared to fork over some cash. "Happy Birthday to You," the four-line ditty heard by all at least once a year, is under copyright -- until 2030. "I know this is hard to believe," said Phil Crosland, a spokesman for the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, or ASCAP. "But 'Happy Birthday' is a copyrighted composition." The tune was written...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.