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2014-06-16 12:26:31

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joining the all-star line-up for the 34th annual broadcast of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, are platinum recording artist and songwriter Phillip Phillips and the world-famous Muppets. Phillips will perform his hit single "Raging Fire" from his sophomore album Behind The Light that debuted in the Billboard Hot 100 upon its March release. And, as a special treat for the entire family, Kermit the...

2008-07-01 06:00:31

By Josh Harrell, The Fayetteville Observer, N.C. Jul. 1--Three-day weekend alert! With the Fourth of July just days away -- and on a Friday -- it's time to pack up your belongings, hit the road and get away for a moment. Want to get in the mood? Check out some road-trip films first. The road trip, which provides that sense of freedom, has been a staple of the movie business since a highway scene was created in the 1900 silent short film "How it Feels to be Run Over" to the 1969...

2008-06-26 03:02:23

By Shari Low BE still my beating Animal, they're coming back. Disney have announced that they've commissioned a new Muppet movie, but this time there's an urgent cause in the storyline. According to the writer, they want to bring Muppets together to put on a show in a bid to save the studio. Paul Burrell, George Bush's foreign policy advisor and the cast of Big Brother have yet to confirm that they'll answer the call. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information...

2005-09-27 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES -- Kermit the Frog, perhaps the world's most famous amphibian, will embark on a worldwide "tour" next month to celebrate his 50 years in show business and re-launch the Muppets franchise as part of the Walt Disney Co., it was announced on Tuesday. The green, fuzzy puppet character, who got his start in 1955 on the local Washington, D.C., television program, "Sam and Friends," was scheduled to appear on the Disney-owned ABC network's "Good Morning America" to kick off the...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'