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2014-03-20 23:01:32

POPAI, the leading non-profit association for in-store marketing, announces the winners of their annual OMA Awards competition. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Point of Purchase Advertising International (POPAI) announced the winners of its 56th Annual Outstanding Merchandising Achievement (OMA) Awards Competition during their OMA Celebration on March 19th. More than 460 entrants from 75 different companies entered themselves in 27 industry categories during this year’s competition...

2009-10-15 11:15:00

DALLAS, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- During the AT&T Performing Arts Center's Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre's grand opening this week, audiences are discovering a 575-seat, "multi-form" theater that gives one of the country's most innovative performing arts companies an unprecedented reconfiguration of both house and stage. Unlike a typical theater, the Wyly positions back-of-house and front-of-house facilities above and beneath the auditorium instead of encircling it. Designed by...

2008-08-07 00:05:00

As sports fans from around the world convene on the city of Beijing for this year's summer games, it's becoming hard to ignore the city as a modern world power. Just thirty years ago, the city was a poverty stricken backwater studded by a few dull Stalinist monuments grafted onto an ancient and decaying imperial capital. Now, Beijing has become home to many world-class structures and remarkable architecture. "The Olympics is a world event and world-class architecture has been delivered for...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.