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2012-05-08 23:01:23

New features help solo and small firm lawyers see not only what they´re spending and making on Client-related Matters, but also on administrative tasks and other non-Client Matters. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 Clio, the leader in cloud-based management tools for the legal industry, has released a new set of enhanced features geared toward helping solo and small firm lawyers track and record time. On the heels of launching its Clio Platform and integrations with Chrometa and...

2008-08-02 12:00:27

So how is Whoopi Goldberg spending her six-week summer vacation from "The View"? Growling her way through the Electric Light Orchestra's "Evil Woman," eight times a week in the Broadway musical "Xanadu." The performer stepped into the production July 29, replacing Jackie Hoffman as a malicious Grecian muse in the campy spoof of the infamous '80s roller-disco movie. "I just think it's a fun musical," enthused Goldberg, sitting in an overstuffed chair in her "The View" dressing room, the day...

2008-07-15 09:00:56

Whoopi Goldberg is going back to Broadway. Goldberg, a co-host on the ABC's "The View," announced on the air Monday that she will appear in the Tony-nominated roller-skating musical "Xanadu" as one of the show's evil sisters, Caliope. Goldberg, 52, has previously been on Broadway with her own one- woman show as well as in revivals of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" and "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom." She begins her six-week "Xanadu" run on July 29, taking over for actress...

2008-07-04 06:00:44

By The Miami Herald Jul. 4--Critics panned Xanadu when it hit theaters in the summer of 1980. "Where else can you see Olivia Newton-John skate around in rags with lightbulbs on her knees?" sniffed one scribe at the time. Then a strange thing happened. Xanadu, which featured Gene Kelly in his final movie role and Michael Beck, who went on to read John Grisham audio books, developed a cult following. A new Broadway version even scored Tony nominations. Xanadu has been on DVD in a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.