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2006-03-17 08:54:16

The Zodiac By Kirk Honeycutt LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The Zodiac Killer was California's Jack the Ripper, a serial killer who operated briefly in a limited geographical area, then vanished into history without his identity being discovered. Like our old friend Jack, the Zodiac has inspired his share of movies about his legend and lore including the original "Dirty Harry." The latest, "The Zodiac," takes an unusual angle and perhaps for this reason has sat on a shelf since...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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