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2013-11-06 23:26:52

The National Center for Parents with Disabilities and their Families at Through the Looking Glass announced the winners of its 2013 College Scholarships for Students of Parents with Disabilities. Scholarships have been awarded to the following students: Kamilyn Choi (hometown Shoreview, MN; attending Harvard University); Shea Clark-Tieche (Los Angeles, CA; Tufts University); Josie Corbett (Micanopy, FL; Hannibal-LaGrange University); Kelly Felder (Orangeburg, SC; Golf Academy of America);...

2013-08-01 23:28:06

Following a July 12th announcement from Slash Film entitled “Johnny Depp Nears ‘Alice in Wonderland 2’ Deal, Moves Company to Disney”, Celebrity Business Analyst investigated the overall income garnered from the first film, offering a prediction for the success of the sequel. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Celebrity Business Analyst released its opinion on the success of 'Alice in Wonderland', and whether the proposed sequel can be as successful as the original....

2011-12-15 08:00:00

Through the Looking Glass and its National Center for Parents with Disabilities was awarded a five-year 2.5 million dollar federal grant to conduct research, training and provide consultations and materials regarding families in which an infant, child, parent or grandparent has a disability. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) December 15, 2011 New National Project: Families with Disabilities Across the Lifespan Research, training and resources concerning the 21 million U.S. families with disabilities...

2011-01-25 15:09:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The team of Sony Pictures Imageworks artists led by creative head Ken Ralston was nominated today by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for an Academy Award® for Outstanding Visual Effects on Disney's ALICE IN WONDERLAND. Nominated with Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Ken Ralston are Animation Supervisor David Schaub and Visual Effects Supervisors Carey Villegas and Sean Phillips. The quartet led an extraordinarily...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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