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2014-09-22 08:26:03

New Album, MY DREAM DUETS, Set for Release on October 27th NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern technology has given GRAMMY®, TONY®, and EMMY® Award-winning musician and pop legend Barry Manilow the opportunity to record his "dream" duets with his own musical heroes on his latest album, MY DREAM DUETS. From cherished idols like Judy Garland and Louis Armstrong to contemporary icons like Whitney Houston and John Denver, they have all joined Barry in his "virtual...

2014-08-04 23:08:05

Louis Armstrong’s life is celebrated in a new posting showcasing the 2001 tribute, From Lincoln Center – Louis Armstrong: Master Interpreter. Author Bryan W. Brickner echoes the praise of Ed Bradley (of 60 Minutes fame) to highlight Armstrong’s Chicago music-making days and the 1928 marijuana song Muggles. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 Celebrating Louis Armstrong’s birthday and honoring his life, author Bryan W. Brickner notes Earl Hines and Armstrong’s 1928 Chicago...

Apple Genius Ads Not So Smart
2012-07-30 04:59:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As the world gathers together to worship at the altar of international sport, those in the geek crowd have other things to get worked up about. Apple has released three new commercials highlighting their Apple Store Geniuses in which a plucky, young employee is more than willing to help a man create an iMovie on a plane, another man get to the hospital for the birth of his child and inform yet another gentleman that he did not,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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