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2008-07-26 18:00:26

By GRAHAM YOUNG 27 DRESSES (12) VERDICT: ***** THEY SAY variety is the spice of life - but if you could spread this week's DVD releases on a sandwich who'd want to eat it? The pick of the bunch is 27 Dresses, which will find an audience similar to the one likely to enjoy this weekend's cinema release, Baby Mama.

2008-07-20 18:00:24

By NIGEL NELSON JOKES at work about colleagues having "one foot in the grave" and being "over the hill" are to be OUTLAWED to spare the feelings of older staff. Bosses will be told to treat ageism jokes against Victor Mildrew- type characters as harshly as sexism and racism.

2008-06-15 15:00:00

By Vin Mannix, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jun. 15--Goodbye, Roger Dearing. The executive director's gig with the Florida High School Athletics Association is his. It was time for a change. For him. For us.

2007-01-14 12:00:30

By Russ Keen, American News, Aberdeen, S.D. Jan. 14--Northern Beef Packers, a local entity, intends to open a $40 million beef processing plant by the end of the year about a mile south of Aberdeen, immediately west of the city's wastewater treatment plant.

2006-02-15 07:59:43

By Karolos Grohmann TURIN (Reuters) - New rules on the number of false starts allowed in speedskating introduced for the first time at the Turin Olympic Games have already claimed their first victim, triggering scathing attacks from the athletes.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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