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2012-03-17 23:02:36

The Tooth Fairy and the Leprechaun — two cultural icons — join up for a magical burst of St. Patrick´s Day Fun. Tooth Fairy games, parties, Fairyland activities, meeting The Real Tooth Fairies and plenty of green are all part of a unique celebration that is sure to entertain and delight girls from around the world. Outer Realms (PRWEB) March 16, 2012 March 17 is St. Patrick´s Day and The Real Tooth Fairies have teamed up with St. Patrick´s Day Leprechauns to...

2012-01-01 07:50:00

Nutrition and fitness are a big part of people's New Year's resolutions each year. With this in mind, NutriAnswers.com has announced a new blog series aimed at helping people with their resolutions. The series just kicked off with How To Get A Flat Stomach. Silver Springs, NV (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Nutrition and fitness are a big part of people's New Year's resolutions each year. With this in mind, NutriAnswers.com has announced a new blog series aimed at helping people with their...

2011-10-31 07:00:00

Michael Pearl, author of the controversial "To Train Up a Child" just released his newest book, "Training Children to Be Strong in Spirit". Nashville Tennessee (PRWEB) October 31, 2011 On CNN, Anderson Cooper interviewed Mike on the CNN series entitled, âœUngodly Disciplineâ. Mike was questioned about the death of children whose parents owned or allegedly owned a copy of "To Train Up a Child". Mike was also interviewed on HLN last week. Mike responded...

2011-08-03 12:45:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent Visa Inc. survey discovered that even the Tooth Fairy is not immune from the country's lingering economic challenges, leaving an average of $2.60 per tooth, a 40 cent decrease from last year's $3 per tooth. Even with a diminished payout, the Tooth Fairy continues to loom large, with 90% of American children under the age of 12 getting a visit from the popular cuspid collector. When broken down by regions across the country, the...

2011-08-03 13:06:53

In the first nationwide study of stray-bullet shootings, Garen Wintemute, professor of emergency medicine and director of the Violence Prevention Research Program at UC Davis School of Medicine and Medical Center, quantifies mortality and injury among victims of these unexpected events. His research is published as a letter in the August 3 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. "Stray-bullet shootings create fear and insecurity in many communities," said Wintemute. "People...

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2011-03-14 12:22:58

US researchers said Monday they have found that 40 percent of depressed men said they had spanked their kids in the last month, compared to only 13 percent of men without symptoms of depression, Reuters Health reports. "This finding is particularly concerning given that children were only 1 year of age in our study," Dr. R. Neal Davis, of Intermountain Healthcare in Murray, Utah, and colleagues write in the journal Pediatrics. More than 1,700 new fathers from 20 large cities in the US...

2011-02-27 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28: TOOTH FAIRY Profile America -- Monday, February 28th. In the minds of young children, probably the most recognized character after Santa Claus is being honored today -- it's National Tooth Fairy Day. Every child goes through the awkward time of losing baby teeth and the...

2010-04-19 15:00:00

FLEMINGTON, N.J., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A new media study among 1,378 Americans revealed that among political parties, more Republicans (73%) reported spanking their children compared to Democrats (60%) and Independents (61%). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071204/NYTU133LOGO) The study was conducted during April 15-19 by HCD Research using its MediaCurves.com® website, to obtain viewers' perceptions of a news clip discussing a recent study, which...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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