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2013-12-30 23:01:10

The Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society presents former LASFS member, L. Ron Hubbard, with their inaugural “75 year” award for 75 years as a science fiction author. Hollywood, California (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 It was 75 years ago, in the July 1938 issue of Astounding Science Fiction, that “The Dangerous Dimension” was published marking the science fiction debut for the 27 year old L. Ron Hubbard. Earlier that same year, top execs of the New York publishing company Street &...

2013-12-18 23:23:04

Consorte Marketing, a Hoboken NJ company steps outside of client restrictions with internal ecommerce projects such as their Kickstarter project developing steampunk playing cards to promote company-owned website, SteampunkGoggles.com. The focus is on uniting employees and generating productivity by exploring creative possibilities without the usual boundaries. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Most businesses struggle with company morale and developing a greater sense of...

SpaceUp Unconference Taking Place In Europe
2012-09-04 07:07:24

Europe´s first SpaceUp Unconference will take place in Belgium this month. An Unconference brings to center stage those informal conversations that usually happen off stage at most conferences. There are no spectators — everyone is encouraged to give a talk, a demo or participate in a roundtable. The Unconference will be held at the Cosmodrome in Genk, Belgium over the weekend of 22—23 September. The format has already proved popular in the US. The very first SpaceUp...

2011-07-22 00:01:00

Put your galactic movie making skills to the test with xtranormal's new Trekkiez; submit your shorts for a chance to be saluted with an iPad® 2 or other big prizes San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 xtranormalâ“ž¢, the revolutionary online approach to movie making, is looking forward to Comic-Con® 2011 in San Diego, CA (taking place from July 21 "“ 24), where they will be promoting their new Trekkiez assets and Trekkie SciFi Movie Contest:...

2010-05-05 15:25:00

WILMINGTON, Del., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, today announced that it has partnered with Dover Parks & Recreation to sponsor the 34th Annual Spring and Summer Concert Series. Eighteen concerts in all will be held on Dover's historic Green every Thursday beginning May 6 through September 2, 2010. The first performance on May 6 will feature ecarte dance troupe, a modern dance presentation. All concerts...

2010-01-06 09:15:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The LOS ANGELES COMIC BOOK AND SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION features the DIRECTORS and STARS of two new supernatural themed movies, "LEGION" and "THE GRAVES" at the SUNDAY, JANUARY 10, 2010 event. Appearing in Person for Sony Pictures "LEGION" will be Director SCOTT STEWART and Stars TYRESE GIBSON (Transformers), ADRIANNE PALICKI (Friday Night Lights), and DOUG JONES (Silver Surfer in Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Abe Sapien in the Hellboy...

2009-11-26 07:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award-nominated screen star Karen Black ("5 Easy Pieces", "The Great Gatsby", "Day of the Locust", "Trilogy of Terror") will appear as a guest panelist at the Los Angeles Science Fantasy Convention from Friday through Sunday, November 27th through 29th at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott. "I will be visiting panels regarding science fiction and horror films and will also stop by the L. Ron Hubbard booth in the Dealers Room," said Black....

2009-10-19 09:25:00

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- It was on October 27, 1934 when the Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society (LASFS) first opened its doors to fans of a new genre, "scientific fiction," later to be known simply as "Sci-Fi." Those doors have never closed - admitting such popular science fiction writers as Ray Bradbury, Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, David Gerrold, Ray Harryhausen, John DeChancie, Tim Powers and Steven Barnes, while in its formative years it had been visited...

2009-08-03 10:38:00

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq/GS: WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, announced today that WSFS was named #1 by the News Journal's "Best in the Business". WSFS Bank was recognized as #1 on the list of Delaware's outstanding companies and 2009 marks the fourth consecutive year that WSFS has made the "Best in the Business" list. This is the News Journal's tenth year of analyzing Delaware's business community in its "Best in the...


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drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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