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2011-07-09 00:00:31

New website provides modern look and feel for Burroughs, a long-time Michigan company that specializes in cash automation solutions, check and document scanners, financial services software, and asset recovery and disposal services. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 Human Element Technology Consultants launched a fully revamped website for Burroughs Payment Systems this week, providing new and exciting marketing opportunities for the Plymouth-based company. Their updated site, located at...

2011-06-15 10:59:00

LONDON, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyages Jules Verne has announced the introduction of scheduled flights to its popular programme of escorted tours in Jordan. Replacing the charter arrangement from Gatwick to Aqaba, clients will now fly from Heathrow to Amman with British Midland International (bmi), enjoying a number of additional benefits that include Saturday departures, an extended season (which means a wider choice of departures over a longer peiord), free...

2011-05-04 15:22:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- USA Network announced today the launch of a series of short films representing the next evolution of Character Project, an ongoing artistic initiative with the mission to explore extraordinary people, from all walks of life, who make this country unique. In partnership with RSA Films and Ridley & Tony Scott, USA commissioned eight talented filmmakers to create short films that explore the theme of American character through moving image....

2011-04-27 06:20:00

LONDON, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyages Jules Verne, the specialist tour operator, has launched the latest edition of its popular Classic Resorts & Weekends brochure. The brochure features a choice of 32 itineraries across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, and clients can choose from classic city breaks and cultural forays or simply book a relaxing resort stay with the option to add on some sightseeing trips once they get there. The new brochure, which covers...

2011-04-10 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, APRIL 11: FIRST SCIENCE FICTION MAGAZINE Profile America -- Monday, April 11th. A magazine was published this month in 1926 which strongly influenced an entirely new kind of writing, today called science fiction. The magazine was Amazing Stories, edited by Hugo Gernsback, carrying...

2010-08-25 13:25:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Comic Book and Science Fiction Convention presents legendary Author Ray Bradbury (Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles) on Sunday, September 19, 2010. Ray Bradbury will be appearing 12:00 P.M.-2:00 P.M. to sign Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis, a new Science Fiction film just released on DVD. Ray Bradbury's writing has inspired generation after generation of writers with his iconic works such as Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles,...

2010-06-28 16:12:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of his 90th birthday, Sony Pictures Digital Productions is excited to announce the renaming of its 119-seat screening theater after visual effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen. The honor comes just days after the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) paid tribute to the creative legend in London with a special award feting his contributions to film. The Ray Harryhausen Theater will be formally dedicated on Monday, July 12,...

2010-03-18 05:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today MakingOf.com, the first and only centralized behind-the-scenes destination, continues its coverage of the highly anticipated HBO miniseries THE PACIFIC by announcing a new weekly question and answer forum with Bruce C. McKenna, Co-executive Producer/Writer of THE PACIFIC. Beginning today, and throughout the ten-week run, MakingOf community members are invited to have their questions answered by McKenna in a dedicated Forum within the...

2010-03-16 16:36:00

LOS ANGELES, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Book publishing company Galaxy Press is offering free downloads of any of several eBooks and audio books written by pulp fiction author L. Ron Hubbard for free on its newly updated website, www.goldenagestories.com. The free eBook and audio book downloads are part of an ongoing effort to educate general readers on pulp fiction--stories written in the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. In making the announcement about the newly designed website, Galaxy Press...

2009-10-08 18:30:00

Award presented by President William J. Clinton PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Filmmaker and humanitarian Steven Spielberg was presented with the National Constitution Center's 2009 Liberty Medal tonight for his artistic and personal commitment to the preservation of human rights. Spielberg accepted the prestigious Medal in a public ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at the National Constitution Center on Independence Mall in Historic Philadelphia. Through his award-winning...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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