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Guiness Arthur's Day Criticized By Irish
2013-09-26 08:58:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 2009 the world-renowned Guinness brewery in Ireland created “Arthur’s Day” to celebrate the first black stout beer ever poured by founder Arthur Guinness on September 26 some 250 years ago. In the four years since the first recognition of the pseudo-holiday, some Irish citizens are beginning to oppose the festivities and warn against dangerous drinking behavior. Guinness’ parent company Diageo has made quite an event of...

2011-03-10 14:55:00

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- March is known for two things: St. Patrick's Day and bracket-busting basketball action. Imagine if you could experience them simultaneously, all while enjoying a pint of GUINNESS®, the world's most iconic Irish stout. This dream will soon become a reality as St. Patrick's Day and the start of basketball's most exciting tournament both occur on March 17th this year. Which is why GUINNESS, the boldest of beers, is calling on...

2010-12-08 15:59:00

NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Guinness & Co. today launched a new campaign on Apple's iAd mobile advertising network, ensuring that adult consumers need only look as far as their mobile device in order to interact with their favorite Irish stout. iAds reach millions of iPhone and iPod touch users right in their favorite apps. Running now through St. Patrick's Day, the iAd aligns with the brand's current "Fortune Favors the Bold" campaign and offers consumers of legal...

2010-11-05 15:53:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Who needs to follow in the footsteps of other champions with a celebratory trip to a theme park when you can be the first thoroughbred ever to enjoy a pint at your favorite brewery? As horse-racing's biggest and boldest superstar prepares to race into the record books on Saturday, GUINNESS, the world's best-selling stout, is preparing to open its legendary St. James's Gate Brewery in Dublin for the first-time ever...to a race horse! (Photo:...

2010-09-08 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- GUINNESS® announced today the launch of the Guinness® Pro Challenge, a national contest to find consumers bold enough to go head-to-head with professional football legend Jerome "The Bus" Bettis. Consumers can share their most memorable athletic moment of character and courage at www.Guinness.com for the chance to win a trip to Dallas the week of pro football's post-season finale and take on Bettis in a head-to-head...

2009-09-23 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, September 24, the makers of GUINNESS(R), the world's most iconic stout, will unite with consumers around the world to toast 250 years of brewing tradition started by one remarkable man: Arthur Guinness. The global celebration known as Arthur's Day marks the 250th anniversary of Arthur Guinness signing the 9,000-year lease on the famous St. James's Gate brewery in Dublin in 1759. The commemoration of this milestone will begin in Dublin and...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.