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2014-07-27 23:00:08

The Zensah Wrist Support to Provide Support and Stability for Tennis Players, Workout Enthusiasts, Golfers and More (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Zensah®, the leader in compression technology and sports medicine, has expanded their product offering to include a wrist support. The wrist support features an adjustable velcro strap and provides stability to the wrist area. Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis, more commonly referred to as tennis elbow and golfers elbow, is a condition in which...

Human Hands Evolved For Fighting And Punching
2012-12-20 10:48:00

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The human hand is unique in the animal kingdom. As we evolved from apes, it was one of the most distinctive features that truly distinguished us from our closest living relatives. But while we know our hands can allow us to do many things, such as play music, make art, and easily grasp and manipulate tools, they have actually evolved for a vastly different reason, according to new research. That research, conducted by the...

2011-07-09 00:00:30

7 Featured Made-for-the-Web Shows Garner Record Breaking Online Views of More Than 6 Million San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 Metacafe and Strike.TV announced today that "Dwelling" was voted as the winning original Web series in the "ËœMetaVote' contest, which generated more than six million video views in one month's time. The contest introduced seven original Web series from award-winning TV and screenwriters, such as the writers of "The Office," "Die Hard" and "Malcolm...

2010-12-09 07:03:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For years Arizona has become ground zero for aggressive anti-migrant policies and tactics. While much of the attention has been focused on Arizona's SB 1070, several additional enforcement programs unjustly crack down on migrant communities and have resulted in heart wrenching separation of families. Many children have had their parents deported or detained indefinitely and have been left to be cared for by neighbors, other family members and...

2010-11-18 17:05:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Artist Boycott of Arizona, The Sound Strike, gains momentum as commercial boycott of Arizona performances grows. Internationally recognized and award winning group My Chemical Romance (MCR) canceled a concert performance mistakenly booked for May 24, 2011 in Tempe, Arizona. In a statement released online the band said: "We want to apologize to all our fans for the cancellation of our Phoenix show on May 24, 2011. This show should have never been...

2010-09-30 06:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Artist Boycott of Arizona, The Sound Strike announces Sound Strike Songs. Artists Boycott of Arizona, The Sound Strike continues to gain momentum. New online fundraising will benefit legal defense in Arizona. Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes Release first single Coyote Song. This exclusive collection of songs will be for sale at http://www.thesoundstrike.net/soundstrikesongs.php for $2. The proceeds from the sale of this song online will benefit The...

2009-07-24 15:12:21

An Oklahoma 11-year-old came within a hair's breadth of bowling a perfect game with 11 consecutive strikes and a final score of 298, his family said. Spencer Waryas of Jenks said he threw 11 strikes in a row at Andy B's Riverlanes July 14 in Tulsa, but he rolled his last ball just a touch too far to the left and two pins remained standing, the Tulsa World reported Friday. I was so nervous and I just couldn't throw it right, Waryas said. As soon as I let it go, I knew it wasn't going to be...

2009-05-27 08:00:00

Promotional Agreement makes JOLLY TIME The "Official Pop Corn of Strike Ten Entertainment" ARLINGTON, Texas, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- JOLLY TIME Pop Corn announced today that it has teamed up with Strike Ten Entertainment, the marketing arm of the bowling industry, in a two-year marketing partnership. The new alliance recognizes JOLLY TIME as the "Official Pop Corn of Strike Ten Entertainment" and includes up to 4 million JOLLY TIME Pop Corn on-pack coupons for a free game of bowling. JOLLY...

2008-08-22 21:00:17

In Sergei Eisenstein's iconic 1925 film "Strike," an irate group of workers walks out of a factory in an effort to gain higher wages and shorter hours. As the situation deteriorates and it becomes clear that the factory's fat-cat management is unwilling to meet the workers' demands, the hungry strikers are terrorized and eventually mowed down by the authorities. And you thought the American Axle strike was scary. And in a unique screening on the back steps of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin