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2014-07-24 08:42:35

FOLSOM, CA, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Anything Technologies Media, Inc. (OTC-EXMT) today announced that the company completed a strategic partnership agreement with Northstar Electronics (OTC-NEIK) to take advantage of business opportunities using the combined capabilities of both companies. The two parties believe that their management, in-house engineers, manufacturing staff, marketing, and sales staff along with outside expert associates form a strong mix of professional...

2014-07-17 23:05:32

Personal memoir shares trials and triumphs of growing up blind. St. Louis (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Blind since birth, author Homer Page’s new book “It’s My World Too: Accepting Challenges, Embracing Life” is a testament to not letting circumstances become limitations. This personal memoir shares Page’s path to a meaningful personal and professional life, while shedding light on what it’s like growing up in mainstream America with a disability. Rather than make excuses for...

2014-07-16 08:24:33

'Diablo Nights' takes Acapulco Detective Emilia Cruz inside Mexico's Drug War ROME, N.Y., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carmen Amato, author of the explosive Emilia Cruz mystery series, is pleased to announce a new book release. "Diablo Nights" is the third installment in the Emilia Cruz mystery series set in Acapulco. In "Diablo Nights," the deadly combination of a religious relic and a cruise ship murder victim propel Emilia Cruz, Acapulco's first female police detective, into a...

2014-07-14 16:22:30

CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patti Smith, known as the "Godmother of Punk" for her ability to fuse rock music and poetry, has been honored with the 2014 Chicago Tribune Literary Award. The award will be presented on November 1 as part of a day of literary events co-presented by the Chicago Tribune's Printers Row program and the 25(th) annual Chicago Humanities Festival. Hailed as the queen of the American punk movement, Smith is an author, poet, artist and...

2014-07-14 12:30:32

CHICAGO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot Creamery has selected John Galt's Atlas Planning Suite as their enterprise demand planning software system. Cabot joins a long list of dairy providers that use the Atlas Planning Suite as part of their demand planning process, including Kemps, Organic Valley, Saputo, and many more. Cabot had previously used the ForecastX Wizard from John Galt to produce accurate statistical forecasts and build their planning process, but they needed to...

2014-07-11 23:07:12

The First Book to Reveal the Heroic Content of the Movies Richmond, VA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 In Reel Heroes: Volume 1, writing expert Greg Smith and noted psychologist Scott Allison describe the elements of the classic hero journey and offer reasons why heroes are psychologically important to us all. Inside this book you’ll find: A new classification scheme identifying movies heroes as Lone Heroes, Duos, or Ensembles. Reveiws of 75 movies released in 2013, showing you which...

2014-07-10 00:21:08

Marvel's "Guardians Of The Galaxy" Features Classic 1970s Tracks Plus Score By Composer Tyler Bates BURBANK, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood Records and Marvel are set to release three albums from Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy on July 29, 2014. The Guardians of the Galaxy Deluxe soundtrack features classic 1970s songs from the film, plus score by composer Tyler Bates ("Watchmen," "Slither," "Dawn of the Dead"). Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix Vol. 1 is the collection...

2014-07-08 12:26:01

Todd McFarlane to Innovate the Brick Building Category with Unprecedented and Highly Detailed Collectible Product Available Exclusively at Toys "R" Us this Fall TEMPE, Ariz., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Famed artist and award-winning toy designer Todd McFarlane and McFarlane Toys are unveiling a revolutionary evolution in brick building toys based on television's most watched drama, AMC's The Walking Dead. Known as a game-changer for its realistic action figures, including those...

2014-07-01 12:26:10

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ScreenUsed, co-owned by Desi DosSantos and Jeff Castillo, has announced today their company will hold it's seventh on-line auction. The centerpiece of the auction is an original costume worn by Christopher Reeve in the 1983 film Superman III. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140701/123482) Superman first appeared in Action Comics #1 (June 1938) and subsequently appeared in various radio serials, television programs,...

2014-06-30 23:12:09

Shane Michaels releases a review of Bushmaster Bible, a comprehensive wilderness survival course. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Bushmaster Bible, a comprehensive survival guide that teaches people how to take care of themselves and their family in a non-urban setting in the instance of total societal breakdown, has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. “There are a lot of different survival guides available on the market currently, but almost...


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Aswang
2014-01-20 10:15:00

The aswang is a creature from Philippine folklore and is featured in many myths and stories of that culture. Other names for the aswang are, tik-tik, wak-wak, bal-bal, and sok-sok. It was also the most feared of the mythical creatures dating back to the sixteenth century. The aswang is described as a combination of a vampire and a werewolf with bloodshot eyes. However, no definite characteristic can be established with the variety of stories and descriptions reported, but there are some...

Spectral Bat, Vampyrum spectrum
2012-07-13 14:21:36

The spectral bat (Vampyrum spectrum) is the only species in the Vampyrum genus. Its other common names include Linnaeus's false vampire bat, the spectral vampire bat, and the false vampire bat. Despite these names, it is not related to the false vampire bats that are found in the Old World bat family. Its range extends from southern Mexico to Peru, from Ecuador to northern and central Brazil, Guyana, Suriname, and the island of Trinidad. The spectral bat can reach an average body length of...

Silver-Haired Bat, Lasionycteris noctivagans
2012-04-25 08:00:07

The silver-haired bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans) is the only species in the genus Lasionycteris within the large family of vesper bats. It can be found in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Bermuda. Also known as silverwings, this bat is the most common in the forests of the United Sates. The bats are almost black in color with dense, silver tipped fur that makes them look “frosted”. At approximately 3.9 inches, this bat is considered medium sized. It can weigh up to .4 ounces. It...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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