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2011-07-13 14:45:00

DALLAS, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This Friday, HDNet will present "HDNet Fights: Shark Fights 17" LIVE from the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) The event is headlined by former three-time NCAA Heavyweight wrestling champion and top MMA Middleweight prospect Jake Rosholt (11-3), who is facing respected veteran Matt Horwich in a highly anticipated re-match. Horwich scored a TKO victory in their first meeting last...

2011-07-08 09:15:00

DALLAS, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight on "Inside MMA," Kenny and Bas tackle two of the hottest topics in mixed martial arts - steroids and judging - with an all-star panel featuring UFC Welterweight Dennis Hallman, HDNet's own Frank Trigg, and Strikeforce(TM) Light Heavyweight Ovince St. Preux. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Nate Marquardt's controversial dismissal from the UFC due to testosterone replacement therapy has put the issue of...

2011-07-06 16:10:00

DALLAS, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the historic 135th and final Shuttle mission, "Dan Rather Reports" travels to Houston to assemble a distinguished panel of experts for an insightful conversation about the future of space exploration in the United States and abroad. "Dan Rather Reports: The New Space Race" airs Tuesday, July 12 at 8:00 p.m. ET. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) HDNet will air "NASA on HDNet: The Final Flight," live extended...

2011-06-27 14:05:00

DALLAS, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomorrow night, "Dan Rather Reports" uncovers the dark and disturbing past of a priest who joined the Los Angeles Archdiocese, even as church leaders were promising to address its swelling clergy abuse scandal. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) The priest, Father Fernando Lopez-Lopez, went on to molest at least three teenage boys in his Los Angeles parish. Our report shows there were warning signs from a prior post in...

2011-06-13 12:55:00

DALLAS, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomorrow's "Dan Rather Reports" presents painful and poignant profiles of Americans who thought they'd done everything right, only to find that the corporate culture that once protected its workers now dismisses them...literally. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) American tech workers told us that even after seeing so many American jobs moved overseas, they had never imagined that they'd be displaced by foreign workers in...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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