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2009-08-17 14:55:54

Organizers of Pogopalooza 6, the first extreme pogo-stick festival to be held in Pittsburgh, said pogo experts from Canada and England are expected to attend. Nick Ryan, 20, a student at Pittsburgh's Carnegie Mellon University and the head organizer behind Pogopalooza 6, said dozens of athletes adept at high jumping, back flipping and other tricks on pogo sticks will display their skills Wednesday through Saturday in several neighborhoods, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported Monday. Ryan,...

2009-05-18 06:45:00

Former POGO Jet leaders offer experience and knowledge of private jet travel to the global aviation markets CHICOPEE, Mass., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- POGO Group announced today that several former POGO Jet leaders have formed a new company to consult with companies or individuals wishing to enter or expand within the aviation marketplace.

2008-09-22 06:00:18

By John L. Smith Southern Nevada homeowners who get scolded for over-soaking their sod will cringe at this news. But a Las Vegas Valley Water District official says the decision this week to drain 20 million gallons from the new Levi reservoir in the northwest was absolutely necessary.

2008-06-20 03:00:04

By Joe O'Brien A PENSIONER has been left heartbroken after his pedigree dog was stolen from his car. Pogo, a Pomeranian aged four, vanished from Roy Dickson's Vauxhall Astra while he popped in to Birkenshaw retail park in Uddingston, Lanarkshire.

2008-04-06 00:20:00

Throughout the country’s zoos, Gorillas, particularly males and those in their 20s and 30s, have been falling ill, many times experiencing sudden death, from progressive heart ailments ranging from aneurisms to valvular disease to cardiomyopathy.

2006-07-01 18:56:55

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 23-year-old western lowland gorilla named Kuja died at Washington's National Zoo on Saturday while having surgery for heart disease, officials said.

2006-05-02 12:51:09

By Tom Armitage BERLIN (Reuters) - German Catholic leaders launched legal steps on Tuesday to prevent youth music channel MTV from broadcasting a controversial cartoon series which depicts the Pope as a pogo-stick-riding maniac.

2004-12-01 09:00:08

Let me sum up the secret to staying in shape in one word: Fun. If exercising doesn't make you happy, you're not going to do it. After all, for many of us, being miserable doesn't require running until our joints scream or torturing ourselves in a weight room that smells like a sweat sock.

2004-11-27 03:00:09

How many times have you told yourself that you're going to exercise on a regular basis? I do this on a regular basis: I say I'm going to get disciplined in the area of discipline.

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  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.