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2012-08-28 23:02:22

Anti-aging website, AntiAgingProductsReviewed.com, is announcing a new anti-aging skincare report and product review promotion in honor of Katie Couric, after the famed news anchor opened up about aging to ℠Good Housekeeping´ magazine for the publication´s latest issue. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 After Katie Couric opened up to “Good Housekeeping” magazine for the publication´s latest issue, and spoke on wrinkles and aging, the anti-aging review...

2011-08-15 09:22:00

--New Fundraising Walk Launching in 14 Cities-- MIAMI, August 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Katie Couric has agreed to be the honorary national chair of the National Parkinson Foundation's (NPF) inaugural Moving Day campaign. Moving Day is the first grassroots campaign to spotlight Parkinson's disease (PD) awareness on a national level. The importance of good care for people with Parkinson's is near and dear to Ms. Couric--her father, John Couric, 90, died recently from complications...

2011-06-13 03:23:00

LOS ANGELES, June 13, 2011, /PRNewswire/ -- Acclaimed film producer and cancer activist Laura Ziskin died Sunday evening at her home in Santa Monica at the age of 61. Ziskin, who lived with breast cancer for seven years, is survived by her husband, screenwriter Alvin Sargent, with whom she frequently collaborated; daughter, producer Julia Barry, and son-in-law, writer Eli Dansky. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110613/DC18404-a ) (Photo:...

2011-06-02 00:00:30

Life and Death, Love and Laughs in the OR Come Together at FunnySurgeryStories.com Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 The fledgling website, http://www.funnysurgerystories.com is going viral (pun intended) as hospital staff, surgeons and patients contribute their own anonymous true tales of life and laughs in an area once considered laugh-less. Now add to the mix a couple of New York Times Best Selling authors who specialize in the weirdest, dumbest and goofiest aspect of countless other...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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