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2008-10-04 03:00:09

PASADENA - "A Musical Night on the Town: The American Song Book," a night of music to benefit the Pasadena Senior Center, will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 12 at center, 85 E. Holly St. Honorary chairwoman for this special evening is Claire Bogaard. Karen Benjamin, a soprano who starred in the Los Angeles production of "Phantom of the Opera," and Alan Chapman, composer and noted KUSC-FM (91.5) radio host, will take the stage to perform the music of the great American songwriters and many...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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