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2014-10-22 08:27:21

Content Creators Avoid Big Studios to Retain Full Rights to Franchise LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fire City, with its big idea of a film noir with demons and its under-dog story of two newbies looking to retain some creative control in "Hollywood," announces its first installment of four feature films - Fire City: The Interpreter of Signs. The franchise garnered studio attention in 2012 - one exec dubbed it Harry Potter for adults - but only received offers of an all-rights...

2014-09-16 23:01:49

Networking for tech and startup pros will take place at Duke’s Chowder House Lake Union on Thursday, September, 18 from 5-7PM. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Duke’s Chowder House Lake Union is excited to announce a partnership with Seattle startups Rebls and Gratafy for a fun evening of tech networking. Seattle’s reputation as a tech and startup hub is firmly cemented. With the growth of companies in these sectors, there’s also a need to grow the number of opportunities...

2014-08-24 16:20:11

-Only Rentrak Provides the Official Global Movie Results- LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Aug. 24, 2014, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services. As the trusted official standard for real-time worldwide box office reporting, Rentrak provides the only theater-level reporting in the world....

2014-08-10 16:20:37

--Only Rentrak Provides the Global Standard in Box Office Reporting-- LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Aug. 10, 2014 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials(®) and International Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical measurement services. As the trusted standard for all studio box office reporting,...

2014-08-01 23:07:51

To celebrate its Lake Union location’s 25th anniversary this summer, Duke's Chowder House is now debuting refreshing new brews, in-house infusion drinks like, Bloody Mary's and Cucumber Mojitos, and other libations to beat the heat. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Just in time for Washington’s unusually hot weather this summer, Duke’s Chowder House is featuring new summertime drink specials on their famed cocktail menu, now available at all six Duke’s locations...

2014-07-01 23:13:44

‘Shadows over the Sun’ represents a woman’s voice that encourages readers (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 AUSTRALIA – One woman’s voice whose life journey has never been easy, an encouragement to others that have experienced life’s adversities; author Giselle J. Robin’s “Shadows over the Sun” speaks to readers who are currently battling their own demons. An honest account of Robin’s life journey, this memoir primarily demonstrates how she overcame life struggles; showing a...

2014-06-17 08:25:37

CINCINNATI, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Not all underdogs are equal, and David Brat's victory over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in Virginia's 7(th) district is an example of someone who used the underdog edge to win, according to Amy Showalter, author of "The Underdog Edge," a guide to help citizens accomplish change in Washington, DC., as well as their local districts. "Context plays a great deal in political campaigns, and the stars aligned at the right time for him. However, he...

2014-06-11 12:25:57

CHICAGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McGuffin Creative Group, an advertising and communications agency based in Chicago's West Loop, has awarded the San Diego-based nonprofit Traveling Stories its 2014 McGuffin Grant. Founded in 2010, Traveling Stories (travelingstories.org) establishes libraries in villages around the world - communities that previously had little or no access to books. The group also offers free literacy coaching to underserved communities in the US through...

2014-06-11 08:26:40

TEL AVIV, Israel, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The social sports trading game reinvents office sweeps just in time for the World Cup Independent mobile games developer Fabula Gaming today announced today the release of its "Fab Pools" feature, an exciting addition to their highly successful Fabula Football game format that will allow players to compete in dynamic and exciting pools during live World Cup matches. Fabula Football is a unique virtual currency...

2014-05-29 12:23:12

KAZAN, Russia, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On 1st of June 2014 Children's Day public utilities workers will be dressed as comic book and fairytale heroes by the initiative of Administration of Kazan. Starting early Sunday morning the city will be invaded by comic book and fairytale heroes - Pinocchio, Shrek, Spider-man, Cinderella, Snow-white, Iron Man, Superman and other well-known characters. The action will take place on 6 special spots and other places...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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