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2010-09-22 15:12:00

DALLAS, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Jason "Mayhem" Miller (23-7) and Kazushi Sakuraba (26-13-1) are two of MMA's most consummate showmen, known for their outrageous exploits in, out - and on the way to - the ring. Miller has idolized Sakuraba for 13 years, ever since the Japanese legend's only appearance in the octagon at UFC Ultimate Japan 1. Now, Miller faces a dilemma: how do you beat up your idol? LIVE coverage of this event begins Friday night, September 24 at 11:00 p.m. PT on HDNet!...

2010-09-21 09:23:00

DALLAS, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight's "Dan Rather Reports" exposes the surprising lengths some Afghan families will go to, in order to allow normally unthinkable freedoms for their young daughters - by disguising them as Afghan boys. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Despite decades of Western involvement in Afghanistan, a practice that lies just below the surface of society has largely...

2010-09-17 10:02:00

DALLAS, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez will meet Roger Huerta on October 21 in Philadelphia, but before the two go toe-to-toe in the cage, they'll go face-to-face tonight on HDNet's "Inside MMA." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) "My prediction: fight of the year," says Alvarez. "I'm going to do everything I can to knock Roger out." Huerta is a former Sports...

2010-09-15 14:34:00

DALLAS, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- HDNet Concert Series will present the high definition debut of one of the most popular rock acts in history as Foreigner "Can't Slow Down: Rockin' at the Ryman," premieres on Sunday, September 19 at 8:00 p.m. ET. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Foreigner is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world, racking up scores of smash hits,...

2010-09-14 08:15:00

DALLAS, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- HDNet announces the premiere of "Drinking Made Easy," a new series hosted by Zane Lamprey, formerly the host of the cult sensation "Three Sheets." "Drinking Made Easy" premieres Wednesday, October 6 at 8:30 p.m. ET on HDNet. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) "Drinking Made Easy" follows Lamprey, his drinkin' buddy Steve McKenna and veteran stand-up comedian Marc...

2010-09-13 09:50:00

DALLAS, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomorrow night, "Dan Rather Reports" will present an investigation into the distribution of counterfeit drugs. These are not just lifestyle drugs like Viagra or Cialis, these are counterfeit versions of life saving drugs like Aricept, used for the treatment of Alzheimer's and Casodex, used to treat prostate cancer. This insidious crime is netting billions of dollars for criminals while, potentially robbing unsuspecting victims of something more important...

2010-09-10 10:45:00

DALLAS, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- HDNet's "Inside MMA" may have had its wildest show yet - celebrating its 3rd anniversary - as Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten are joined by an all-star panel featuring Jason "Mayhem" Miller, HDNet Chairman and Co-Founder Mark Cuban, and UFC announcer Joe Rogan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Cuban, who is making his first panel appearance on "Inside MMA" will deliver...

2010-09-09 13:31:00

DALLAS, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- With a professional record of 24-3-2 and a 14 fight undefeated streak that stretches back to 2003, Antonio "Mandingo" McKee should be known as one of the best lightweights in the world. Unfortunately, instead of dominating, the word that comes to mind most often to describe McKee is "boring'" due to the fact that 18 of his wins have come by decision. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo:...

2010-09-09 09:40:00

DALLAS, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- HDNet Concert Series will debut "Rolling Stones at the Max, this Sunday, September 12 at 8:00 p.m. ET. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Fans and critics agree, this 1991 concert, "Rolling Stones at the Max" is the ultimate opportunity to experience the Rolling Stones at their best. The concert was filmed as the "Steel Wheels" tour made stops in London, Berlin and...

2010-09-02 17:49:00

DALLAS, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Assemblyman Bob Reilly is the man leading the charge against legalizing mixed martial arts in the state of New York, and tomorrow night on "Inside MMA," the sport's most vocal critic explains his opposition in Part One of an exclusive two-part interview. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) "What attracts people to Ultimate Fighting unfortunately is the violence and...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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