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2014-06-23 12:24:53

One-night-only held on Friday, June 20th at the Broad Stage LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Montblanc and Urban Arts Partnership held their 4(th) annual production of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS, in Los Angeles, on Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Broad Stage Theater in Santa Monica. Hollywood's finest joined forces to participate in a one-night-only live performance, produced by Kevin Chinoy and Francesca Silvestri of the Freestyle Picture Company and the 24 Hour Company. The entire...

2014-06-20 23:06:10

CreoPop 3D pen backed by supporters in 44 countries around the world. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 CreoPop today announced that the company’s crowdfunding campaign (http://igg.me/at/CreoPop/x/7989032) was fully funded in less than 24 hours on Indiegogo. CreoPop allows users to create any 3D shapes they wish using an amazing array of inks. “Our launch day was amazing. We were 50% funded after just 65 minutes and fully funded in less than a day. We were completely blown away...

2014-06-19 12:22:00

Clarion Builds' BMW 2002 Project Gains Momentum with KONI America coming aboard CYPRESS, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarion Corporation of America announced today the addition of KONI America as the newest 'Clarion Builds' Gold-Level premium partner on the program's first vehicle restoration project. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130108/NY38760LOGO-a Clarion Builds is an innovative marketing program initiated by Clarion to tackle unique restoration projects of...

2014-06-18 08:30:44

CLEVELAND, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is the most popular time of year for weddings and anniversaries, so here's to happily ever after! Celebrate wedding and anniversary season with a card that's as authentic, beautiful and unique as the happy couple. American Greetings offers wedding and anniversary collections to help your loved ones make their special day a cherished memory with a card that captures your sentiments and their style. Consumers visiting the American...

2014-06-17 12:34:55

World's first 3D pen without any hot parts, melting plastic or unpleasant smell. SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CreoPop today announced the launch of its crowd-funding campaign on Indiegogo at igg.me/at/CreoPop for the world's first 3D pen with cool ink. "This is an exciting day for both CreoPop and the 3D printing industry," said Andreas Birnik, co-founder and Marketing Wizard at CreoPop. "With our cool ink, we are taking the personal fabrication industry to a whole...

2014-06-10 08:26:50

The institutions and libraries highlighted on this list feature collections of documents created before 1000 A.D. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Christian Colleges has released a list of the 20 most impressive ancient manuscript collections in the world. Featuring both institutions with impressive numbers of ancient manuscripts and libraries with a few uniquely interesting works, the list highlights collections of some of the most fascinating documents...

2014-06-06 23:08:57

Ticketability.com is offering a large selection of discount John Legend tickets for sale. John Legend concert tickets go on sale on Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7 for 24 newly-announced tour stops. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Ticketability.com provides affordable prices to customers for concert events, and John Legend concert tickets are available in all price ranges. The R&B performer is touring the U.S. this year, and Canadian fans can find John Legend tickets for...

2014-06-04 23:11:52

Popular ticket exchange QueenBeeTickets.com is featuring Lorde presale tickets at discounted prices for 16 north american concerts for 2014. Customers can enjoy additional savings on any Lorde concert tickets by using promotional code “DISCOUNT” during any online purchase or phone order. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has an extensive array of Lorde concert tickets for sale that fans can obtain for the singer’s fall tour. She will begin North American...

2014-06-04 08:27:38

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Montblanc honored acclaimed film producer Jane Rosenthal with the Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award at a private ceremony last night at the Stephan Weiss Studio in New York City to celebrate her passion and commitment for arts and culture. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94151Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94152 Rosenthal joined the prestigious ranks of past Montblanc de la Culture winners,...

2014-06-03 12:30:30

Ways to encourage optional reading while still having fun in the sun NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the final bell of the school year gets ready to ring, millions of children across the country are eagerly awaiting a break from homework, assignments and textbooks. Unfortunately, many of them will also stop reading while enjoying their three months of freedom from the classroom. Experts stress the importance of keeping kids reading and using the summer as the perfect time to instill...

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2010-09-16 15:36:53

Unlike its predecessor, the dip pen, the fountain pen holds its ink in a internal reservoir which is drawn through a feed to the nib by way of gravity and capillary action. Due to its way of operating the fountain pen requires little to no pressure to write. The ink in the reservoir may be re-filled manually via an internal "filler mechanism or through use of removable reservoirs of pre-filled ink. The first known recorded use of the fountain pen dates back to the 10th century....

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Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'