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2009-06-22 14:12:53

New Zealand authorities said they freed a man stuck like Winnie-the-Pooh in his electric dryer while trying to retrieve a pair of underpants. Senior Constable Greg Sutherland of the Temuka police said a police officer, an ambulance and two fire crews were sent to the Waipopo home about 6:30 p.m. Sunday after the 42-year-old man's heard, arms and shoulders became stuck in the dryer while he was trying to retrieve a pair of underwear from the back of the appliance, The Timaru (New Zealand)...

2009-06-19 14:18:14

Hollywood's Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Friday confirmed it hired Mike Mitchell to direct its live-action adventure-fantasy Once Upon a Time. Mitchell previously helmed the upcoming animated film Shrek Forever After. 'Once Upon a Time' Cinderella, Snow White and Sleeping Beauty married their handsome princes -- the Charming brothers -- and planned to live happily ever after. But when the Charming brothers go missing, the sisters-in-law must set out to save their husbands and the fairy tale...

2009-06-12 11:35:04

The Disneyland automated dragon will not make any appearances at the California amusement park in the near future due to mechanical problems, Disney says. Disney said Maleficent, the fire-breathing star of the Disneyland production Fantasmic, has been sidelined with unspecified mechanical problems ahead of Friday's premiere of the summer-long show, the Los Angeles Times said. Maleficent typically stands 40 feet tall and weighs 10,000 pounds, but the editor of the Disney-themed Web site,...

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2009-05-29 11:27:58

Disney's musical Tarzan has completed its Holland engagement at the Circus Theatre in Scheveningen, just outside Amsterdam after 900 performances. The production, which opened in April 2007 and wrapped last Sunday, was seen by 1.6 million audience members during its run, making it one of the most successful musicals in Holland, representatives for the show said in a news release. Based on the story Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs and the Disney animated film, Tarzan, the stage...

2009-05-26 14:28:00

First-Ever Disney Fan Portrait Competition Celebrates Donald's 75th Birthday Finalists to Be Displayed at Inaugural D23 Expo This Fall in Anaheim; Winner to Receive Rare, Original 'Duckster' Award BURBANK, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Irascible, cranky, mischievous, outrageous - Donald Duck has a seemingly limitless personality, and in honor of his birthday on June 9, Disney's D23 is commissioning an official portrait from those who know Donald best: his fans. (Photo:...

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2009-05-21 09:50:30

U.S. voice actor Wayne Allwine, who played iconic character Mickey Mouse for decades, has died of complications from diabetes, the Walt Disney Company said. He was 62. EW.com said Allwine began his Disney career in the mail room in 1966, then went on to win a sound-effects editing Emmy Award for his work on the TV show Amazing Stories in 1986. Allwine became the third man to be the voice of Mickey 32 years ago and he has since been heard in movies, TV shows and Disney theme parks. Walt Disney...

2009-04-30 08:00:00

New MY M&M'S(R) MEMORABLE MOMENTS(TM) Blends Feature Classic and Contemporary Characters to Help Bring the Magic of Disney to Any Celebration New Product Demonstrates Disney's Commitment to Offer Treats Responsibly to Families HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. and GLENDALE, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to add a little character to your celebration and gifts? Mars Direct Inc., a division of Mars Snackfood US, and Disney Consumer Products announced today a collaboration to create MY...

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2009-04-08 20:45:09

U.S. film director Gore Verbinski has told Disney and producer Jerry Bruckheimer that he's not on board for a planned fourth Pirates of the Caribbean flick. Verbinski steered the first three movies to $2.6 billion at the worldwide box office. However, the filmmaker has announced he won't head up the fourth, which is in development and could hit theaters next year with Johnny Depp returning in his popular role of Captain Jack Sparrow, Variety.com said, adding that the next Pirates adventure...

2009-02-06 14:09:18

Gazumping is back -- a sign there is life, even, well, ferocity in the British housing market, two London real estate brokers said. They even knew what they meant. The practice known as gazumping in Britain refers to last-minute bids for properties that trump an already established bid, the Daily Mail reported Friday. Taken as a sign of improvement in the housing market, we had abuse from the buyers because they think the market is dreadful and they couldn't believe they had been outbid,...

2009-01-10 14:53:02

Winnie the Pooh and friends are to appear in a new book this year -- the first in 80 years, say the trustees of A.A. Milne's estate. To be published in October, Return to the Hundred Acre Wood is expected to be a bestseller next Christmas, The Times of London reported Saturday. Milne wrote two books about his son, Christopher Robin, and the boy's favorite stuffed bear, Winnie: Winnie-the-Pooh published in 1926 and The House at Pooh Corner published in 1928 -- each have been translated into...


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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