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2009-12-15 10:43:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Punctuating the celebration of the series' 10th anniversary, Nickelodeon has green-lit 26 new, original episodes of the hit series SpongeBob SquarePants, it was announced today by Brown Johnson, President, Animation, Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids & Family Group.

2009-10-13 11:54:00

BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Nickelodeon culminates the 10th anniversary celebration of pop-icon and top-rated kids' series SpongeBob SquarePants with the premiere of "Truth or Square" a star-studded one-hour prime time television event airing on Friday, Nov. 6 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT).

2009-07-17 22:25:31

SpongeBob SquarePants creator Steve Hillenburg admits he never expected his animated sea-dwelling characters to become pop-culture phenomena. Nickelodeon is celebrating the series' 10th anniversary with a marathon of special programming this weekend. It's a show about a sponge -- I thought we'd get one season, Hillenburg, a former marine biologist, told USA Today.

2009-06-25 17:34:42

Nickelodeon says it plans to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its iconic show SpongeBob SquarePants with a documentary and cartoon marathon. The animated series debuted on the network July 17, 1999.

2009-06-24 08:53:00

July Anniversary Marked by Original One-Hour Documentary on VH1; TV Marathon Featuring 11 Brand-New SpongeBob Premieres; Extensive Digital Content; and Pro-Social Initiative BURBANK, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 17, 1999 SpongeBob SquarePants premiered on Nickelodeon and signaled the birth of a series and character that would become one of the most beloved and popular in television history.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.