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2006-04-18 16:05:58

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - One is 11 years old and likes to giggle and wear pink sunglasses. The other is 19 and super serious. They would have little in common if both weren't being touted as rising Hollywood stars. Canadian-born actresses Ellen Page, 19, and Jodelle Ferland, 11, are winning rave reviews for their new films -- "Hard Candy" for Page and "Silent Hill" for Ferland. In "Hard Candy" which opened last week, Page plays 14-year-old Haley Stark who is...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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