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2014-07-11 08:23:31

The $28.2 million masterpiece debuts at the resort on public display LAS VEGAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wynn Las Vegas welcomes Popeye by acclaimed American artist Jeff Koons, as part of the resort's continued appreciation and commitment to public art. At 6 feet 5 inches tall and more than 2,000 pounds, the mirror-polished stainless steel Popeye stands proudly in the Wynn Esplanade. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2014-03-12 12:27:34

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Animation today gave an update on their lineup of upcoming projects--which includes the animated motion picture debut of a classic comic strip figure, an original tale from one of the form's most multi-faceted filmmakers, as well as the continued expansion of two of the studio's most popular worlds. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140312/LA80657 Bob Osher, President of Sony Pictures Digital Productions, states, "I am...

2013-09-24 23:32:52

That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked, time and time again, to a longer life and a higher quality of life. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 That lovable carrot munching bunny and the iconic spinach-guzzling sailor were on to something. Eating enough fruits and vegetables, particularly leafy greens like spinach, has been linked,...

2013-03-05 23:02:33

2013: Retro titles are in demand for children´s toy and eBook markets. New York City, New York (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 PlayTales announces the release of two stories featuring Baby Popeye & Friends and Baby Boop; the diminutive versions of the classic cartoon characters Popeye and Betty Boop. The two King Features´ titles include interactive animation, original narrations and sound effects, as well as a full cast of the series´ most popular characters. “Popeye and...

2011-04-28 07:15:00

DENVER, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MusclePharm Corporation, a Nevada corporation ("MusclePharm" or the "Company") (OTCBB: MSLP), an expanding U.S. nutritional supplement company, is pleased to announce that its award-winning product line is now available at Popeye's Supplements Canada, the largest sports nutrition retailer in Canada. Popeye's debuted in Canada in 1989 and has since grown to more than 70 locations throughout the country. MusclePharm will be featured at each of the...

2011-03-23 08:03:00

Popular comic strip Zits to help raise awareness of dangers of texting while driving through an array of AAA resources targeted at teens NEW YORK & ORLANDO, Fla., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading comics syndicate King Features Syndicate and AAA, North America's largest motoring and leisure travel organization, have come together to help put a stop against one of the most dangerous issues currently facing young drivers: texting while driving. According to research by...

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2010-08-08 21:18:38

Popeye cartoons, tasting parties and junior cooking classes can help increase vegetable intake in kindergarten children, according to new research published in the journal Nutrition & Dietetics.Researchers at Mahidol University in Bangkok found the type and amount of vegetables children ate improved after they took part in a program using multimedia and role models to promote healthy food.Twenty six kindergarten children aged four to five participated in the eight week study. The...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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