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The Presidential Reject Receives Job Offer from Naughty Dating Site Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 06, 2011 He may no longer be in the running for the
REDMOND, Wash., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Living, a national leader in senior living and assisted living communities, re-launched their new customer-focused, interactive website.
SAN DIEGO, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prometheus Laboratories Inc., ("Prometheus") a specialty pharmaceutical and diagnostic company, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Nestle Health Science S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nestle S.A., for an undisclosed amount.
PLANO, Texas, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Combining superpowers with Marvel Studios, Dr Pepper today announced its sponsorship of "Thor," the highly anticipated feature film, with the launch of its Quest for the Can consumer promotion.
A new doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, shows that, in contrast to traditional scholarly claims, Dionysian cultic activities may very well have occurred in archaic Rome in the decades around 500 BC.
CHICAGO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- While it may not rank up there with the Loch Ness Monster, there are some myths or misconceptions many Americans hold about babysitters.
MUMBAI, India, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Tata Interactive Systems Develops a 2D Animation Series, Based on Famous Indian Mythological Stories From the Amar Chitra Katha Comics, That is Being Aired on the Childrens' Channel Cartoon Network Tata Interactive Systems (TIS), a global learning and animation solutions provider, has been working with ACK Media on creating a 2D animation series based on the evergreen stories of the Amar Chitra Katha comics.
CHICAGO, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- More Than Myth(TM) (MTM) kicked off their 'grand social experiment' 3/31 to capture and chronicle the most uninhibited and outrageous (but true) stories of a generation. Through a simple 3-step process MTM makes it easy for members to tell their greatest stories.
Thunderbird is a Native American legend sometimes associated with storms. Several sightings of this creature correlate with storms in the corresponding area. Some researchers describe a Thunderbird as being lizard-like similar to the extinct Pteranodon. Fossils of large birds (teratorns) having a wingspan of 12 to 18 feet were around with early man, and the Thunderbird legend may have derived from them. In April 1890, two cowboys claimed to have killed a giant bird-like creature with a...
A hellhound is a supernatural canine that is found in folklore and mythology in almost every culture around the world. It is said that some guard the entrances of the dead like grave yards and burial grounds and are often associated with the afterlife. It is also thought that if you see a hellhound or hear it howl, it is an omen of death. Some are claimed to hunt souls or guard supernatural treasures. A term used for describing a hellhound is “Bearer of Death”. They were believed to...
The Tatzelwurm comes from Alpine folklore and is said to inhabit several areas of Europe, including the Austrian, Bavarian, Italian and Swiss Alps. Other names for this creature are Stollenwurm, Springwurm, Arassas, and Praatzelwurm. The Tatzelwurm has been desribed as a lizard-like creature with the appearance of a cat, but with a serpent hind-end and no hind legs. Its body is hairless and covered with scales. It can grow up to six feet in length. In 1934 Balkin, a Swiss photographer...
The Elwetritsch is reported to be found in southwest Germany and is a bird-like mythical creature that inhabits the underbrush and under vines of the region. Its origin is believed to be a result of crossbreeding between chicken, ducks and geese, and mythical creatures such as elves and goblins. They are described as a type of fowl with long beaks and sometimes having antlers; and that they lay eggs during the breeding season. They are considered to be very shy but curious creatures. An...
- A small wooded valley; a dell.
- The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
- The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.