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NORTH HILLS, Calif., Jan.
NORTH HILLS, Calif., Dec 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Munchkin, Inc., designer of clever infant and toddler products, has announced the launch of its first line of diapers, Munchkin Super Premium Diapers.
By Amanda S. Coleman, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 23--When Jon Garow directed the 30 young "munchkins" rehearsing a scene from "The Wizard of Oz" at the Ellington High School auditorium, he received some help from one of the older cast members.
By Martha Garrison The Panola Playhouse presents the beloved musical, "The Wizard of Oz," in four performances, Thursday through Sunday.
By Susan Brittingham, McAlester News-Capital, Okla. Jun. 18--There are three songs from "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" that practically everybody knows -- so feel free to get all nostalgic, embarrass your children and sing along with the cast during this weekend's performance of the beloved play.
The bambino cat is an experimental breed of cat that was registered with the TICA under the designation Experimental Bambino in 2006. This breed is a mix of the munchkin cat and the Sphynx cat. It received its name from the Italian word bambino, which translates to baby in English. Like the Munchkin breed, the bambino cat is short and has large ears. Its skin is like that of the Sphynx cat and is pink or white in color, but this also means that it requires frequent bathing in order to keep it...
The Munchkin is a fairly new breed of cat with a lot of controversy surrounding it. The breed is created by a mutation that causes achondroplasia, or hypochondroplasia, which results in the cats having abnormally short legs. The breed originated when a pregnant, short-legged black cat was discovered in Louisiana in 1983. One of her kittens, a tomcat, became the father of the breeding program for Munchkins. Several cat registries refuse to recognize the breed due to the controversy that...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.