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In a blind taste test of wine drinkers, the average person could not tell high-end wine from plonk, or cheap wine.
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Plonk Wine Merchants, an Internet-based wine retailer that specializes in selling top-notch, small-production, and obscure wines from around the globe all under $30 per bottle, just announced the launch of its cutting-edge wine club.
A 16-year-old Basset hound named Beryl in Tenterden, England, has an unusual best friend, a 4-year-old Tawny owl named Wol, the animals' owner says. Sara Ross said she has been sharing her home with the two animals and witnessing how they have bonded despite their significant differences, The Daily Telegraph reported Friday. They are both rescue animals and they're like best buddies.
Is this trend of taking a movie and putting it on stage to be applauded or derided?In the cons corner and the place where I might normally set my own stall is the argument that these shows are merely a cynical way of producers cashing in on audiences' familiarity with a story.
- A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.