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2010-03-11 13:30:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- They've written some of the most memorable songs in Disney theme park - and motion picture - history, and on March 11, 2010, the Academy Award-winning composers of the music from "It's a Small World" and The Enchanted Tiki Room, as well as "Mary Poppins," will receive the highest honor that the Disneyland Resort bestows. The Sherman brothers, Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, will receive a tribute window on Main Street, U.S.A. Among...

2009-06-04 08:35:00

Limited-Edition Collectable Hard Rock Apparel and Accessories to Benefit WHY ORLANDO, Fla., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Hard Rock International celebrates an American legend with the launch of Hard Rock's Born in the U.S.A. merchandise, honoring the 25th anniversary of the release of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's Born in the U.S.A. studio album. Proceeds from Hard Rock's exclusive Born in the U.S.A. 25th Anniversary merchandise will benefit WHY and the organization's Artists Against...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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