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2014-09-04 08:25:57

Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan Atelier, Herve Leger by Max Azria and Betsey Johnson Among Designers Reimagining One-of-a-Kind Costumes for Leading Ladies Dorothy, Glinda and The Wicked Witch of the West BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the 75(th) anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and Tonner Doll Company, Inc. today unveiled haute couture dolls by high-end fashion and costume designers. Inspired by Dorothy Gale, Glinda...

2014-08-11 12:31:56

The leading baby name site will be introduced to CafeMom's audience of more than 30 million unique visitors NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CafeMom announced its acquisition of Baby Name Wizard (www.babynamewizard.com) the leading destination for expectant parents making the important decision of what to name their baby. The site's unique tools like the NameVoyager, Namipedia and Name MatchMaker combine extensive worldwide data, user-generated content, and exclusive...

2014-05-28 12:27:15

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 39th consecutive year, the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minn., the birthplace of Judy Garland, is celebrating the entertainer and her timeless film, The Wizard of Oz, during its weeklong Wizard of Oz Festival, taking place June 10 - 15, 2014. In recognition of the 75(th) anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, this year's festival, formerly the Judy Garland Festival, includes a number of special events. Kicking off the...


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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