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2014-09-12 08:23:52

BANGOR, England, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday 13th September is Roald Dahl Day - a celebration of the life and work of the legendary children's author. At leading independent online book retailer the Book People, there's a whole host of bargain deals on Roald Dahl titles. Roald Dahl Day takes place each year on the late author's birthday, with a range of events taking place all over the world. This year is particularly special for Roald Dahl fans as it...

2014-05-15 20:23:07

CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WMS Gaming Inc., a Scientific Games company, announced today that a player hit a big jackpot on a WMS wide-area progressive game at the Palace Casino Resort in Biloxi, Mississippi on May 6, 2014. For Stephen Schick of Deltona, Florida, his golden ticket came in the form of a $911,230.73 jackpot win on a WMS WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY(TM) slot machine. Mr. Schick, a sheet-metal fabricator, makes the trip to Biloxi each year to visit...

2012-02-14 21:00:00

The company that speaks student now brings the Shmoop factor* to a candy mountain of young adult literature. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Shmoop, a digital publishing company, polishes its apple to revisit middle school. Shmoop helps students and teachers unpack the best stories in Young Adult Literature (or YAL, not y´all):     Shmoop has the dish on classic young adult novels. From Julie of the Wolves to The Giver to Call of the Wild, Shmoop...

2011-07-12 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The WONKA chocolate factory, known for producing the world's most incomparably imaginative chocolate today launches the WONKA Imagination Room, a fully immersive and interactive video experience never before seen on YouTube in the U.S. The WONKA Imagination Room video is the first 360-degree branded video ever to appear in the U.S. market on YouTube, and is the first time a U.S. marketing campaign of this online nature has ever been featured...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.