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2011-08-12 07:30:00

LASALLE, Ontario, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One might not anticipate gaining greater insight into the concept of humanity from a science fiction anthology, but that's exactly what readers of Therefore I Am - Digital Science Fiction Anthology 2 (ASIN B005BSYWVO, Digital Science Fiction, http://digitalsciencefiction.com) can expect from the new collection of ten original science fiction short stories. With new works by Tomas L. Martin, Shawn Howard, Bruce Golden, James C. Bassett,...

2011-07-27 09:55:00

PITTSBURGH, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This Halloween season, on select dates from September 23 through October 30, Pittsburgh fright fans who brave The ScareHouse® will experience a new and unique attraction devoted to Western Pennsylvania's living dead legacy: Pittsburgh Zombies. You can hide under the incline, you can run for cover on Carson Street, but can you escape the walking dead apocalypse? To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please...

2011-05-21 00:00:00

3rd Annual Red, White & Dead Zombie Walk Dead Set on Reclaiming Guinness Word Record from New Jersey on July 2nd, 2011 Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 19, 2011 Citizens of Seattle have taken matters into their own hands deciding to celebrate the recent news of the holy rapture and apocalypse due to begin in May with a massive Zombie Walk and Charity Rock concert on Saturday, July 2nd at the 3rd annual Red, White and Dead Zombie Block Party for this once-in-a-lifetime event. This Fourth of July...

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2011-05-20 10:00:00

Is the US government expecting an outbreak of undead shuffling across the landscape and eat our brains? The doctors of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have released a statement outlining how to prepare for just such an invasion. Protecting the public from outbreaks of flu, malaria and other mass dangers is serious business and the CDC treats it as such. Unfortunately, teaching the public how to prepare for the worst is not always the most compelling information to...

2011-04-06 10:07:00

BALTIMORE, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MGH, an integrated marketing communications agency, today announced that it has become the first agency in the world to launch a marketing division solely dedicated to zombies. Additionally, it has added its first zombie-focused client: Run for Your Lives, the first-ever 5K zombie-filled obstacle course race and scavenger hunt, developed by Bel Air, Md.-based Reed Street Productions llc. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. MGH's new...

2010-11-11 11:23:00

KIEV, Ukraine, November 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ukrainian 12-year old writer Maria Golovakova, who now lives in the Philippines with her family, has completed her second fantasy novel which will see the world in print in 2011. Having published her first book in July 2010, the young novelist surprised readers with her outstanding talent for fantasy writing, which was widely recognized by critics and editors. The new fantasy novel by Maria Golovakova, "Fox's Tricks", narrates the...

2010-08-18 17:02:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The L. Ron Hubbard Achievement Awards ceremony celebrating the 26th anniversary of the internationally-acclaimed Writers of the Future Contest and its companion Illustrators of the Future Contest will be broadcast on Saturday, August 28th, 7:30 pm (Pacific), to a worldwide audience via Internet, it was announced today. Streaming will be live from www.writersofthefuture.com where a special link will be set up. "This annual ceremony for new...

2010-06-04 08:00:00

SEATTLE, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, the BP. department at Nordstrom stores and nordstrom.com/eclipse will sell an exclusive fashion collection, in partnership with Summit Entertainment, inspired by the highly anticipated June 30 theatrical release of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, the third installment of the studio's The Twilight Saga film franchise. Also beginning today, while supplies last, select Nordstrom stores will offer customers advance movie screening passes as gifts...

2009-11-18 08:00:00

OLYMPIA, Wash., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine yourself experiencing more in Washington - wine tasting in the state's acclaimed wine country; relaxing in Spokane's finest luxury hotels; skiing at Mission Ridge, a practice location for the U.S. ski team; getting back to nature in the Columbia River Gorge; taking in views of Puget Sound from Seattle's vibrant waterfront; or visiting Forks, the home of "Twilight." Today, all of these adventures are a little closer with the launch of...

2009-10-27 08:27:00

ROCKLEIGH, N.J., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Know what Edward Cullen drives? Volvo is putting a challenge out to all Twilight fans by launching a new online promotion in conjunction with the release of Summit Entertainment's The Twilight Saga: New Moon. Fans can visit www.WhatDrivesEdward.com and enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to The Twilight Saga: New Moon world premiere in Los Angeles on Nov. 16 and an opportunity to meet select members of the New Moon cast. (Photo:...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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