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Friday, March 07, 2014
Extreme Kidnapping Adventure Service Relocates to Las Vegas
Wed, 18 Sep 2013, 13:44:15 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
LAS VEGAS, Nev., Sept. 18, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Bringing their own special brand of terrifying hijinks westward, Extreme Kidnapping, formerly of metro Detroit, is now front and center in Las Vegas. The controversial kidnapping adventure company moved to Vegas recently, trading soot and steel for neon lights and gambling, and owner Adam Thick has done a little risk taking of his own.
Nude Pregnant Kim Kardashian 'Fertility Statue' Unveiling in L.A.
Thu, 23 May 2013, 17:26:09 EST Edited by Christopher L Simmons
LOS ANGELES, Calif., May 23, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A nude pregnant sculpture of Kim Kardashian with her belly fully accessible for gallery-goers to rub for 'good luck' is set for L.A. exhibit. The nude statue joins the celebrity baby sculptures created recently by artist Daniel Edwards; celebrating the beauty of celebrity pregnancy. The recent work, part of the artist's 'Celebrity Baby Boomer' series that began with the 2006 controversial sculpture 'Monument to Pro-Life,' which depicted a nude Britney Spears giving birth on a bearskin rug, will be displayed at LAB ART Gallery in Los Angeles, announces Cory Allen Contemporary Art (CACA).
Leaked 3D Ultrasounds of Kimye and the Duchess of Cambridge: Prenatal Portraits of Celebrity Babies in Upcoming L.A. Unveiling
Fri, 03 May 2013, 12:27:48 EST Edited by Christopher L Simmons
LOS ANGELES, Calif., May 3, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The leaked 3D ultrasounds of Socialite Kim Kardashian and Duchess of Cambridge Catherine 'Kate' Middleton have been fabricated into works of art by celebrity artist Daniel Edwards; concluding the artist's 'Celebrity Baby Boomer' series that began with the 2006 controversial sculpture 'Monument to Pro-Life,' which depicted a nude Britney Spears giving birth on a bearskin rug, at select venues in the Los Angeles area this summer, announces Cory Allen Contemporary Art (CACA).
Downey Jr., LiLo, and Swift Represent Celebrity Past, Present, and Future in LA Exhibit
Thu, 17 Jan 2013, 13:04:31 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Street Artist XVALA, famous for invading the residential trash of celebrities such as Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber and tech icons Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, has set his sights on Robert Downey Jr., Lindsay Lohan, and Taylor Swift for his latest exhibit 'The Tonight Show with Celebrity Chimp' at Lab Art Gallery in Los Angeles, announces Cory Allen Contemporary Art (CACA).
Virgin Mary in Bondage Causes Stir with Community in Women's Rights Protest
Thu, 29 Mar 2012, 13:10:41 EST Edited by Debra Tone
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., March 29, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cory Allen Contemporary Art (CACA) announces that artist and feminist Marilyn Artus is introducing her new portrait of the Virgin Mary in attempt to protest the continued infringement of women's rights by the Catholic Church and the many prominent conservatives. The portrait of the Virgin Mary will be on tour though many galleries and events; kicking off the tour with the AKA Gallery in Oklahoma City, Okla., April 6, 2012.
Racetrack Kitties: Teen Jockey Races to Save Cats' Lives
Thu, 02 Feb 2012, 07:58:15 EST Edited by Liisa Sullivan
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 2, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Eswan Flores wanted to give back to the non-profit organization, FixNation, that worked to control the cat population at the Los Alamitos Race Course where he began his horse-racing career so he decided to sponsor them.
Mayan Elders to Refute 2012 'End of the World' Prophecy
Fri, 07 Oct 2011, 08:55:11 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Oct. 7, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Oracle Stone Productions announces that on October 26, 2011, Mayan Elder and Priest Hunbatz Men will be in New York City with a team of guardians and their crystal skulls to embark on a journey across the U.S., visiting spiritual locations as they make their way to Los Angeles to join 13 members of the Grand Council of the Maya Itza people from Yucatan, Mexico at the 11.11.11 Crystal Skulls World Mysteries Gateway Conference.
Inside Story of How Houdini's Missing Bust Was Recently Secretly Restored to His Gravesite in New York City
Mon, 03 Oct 2011, 19:39:51 EST Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Houdini Museum, a 501(c)3 nonprofit museum in Scranton, PA, had a secret project to restore Houdini's grave site bust for over 20 years. It reached full intensity in the past year. The original statuary bust was installed after Houdini's death in 1926. It was destroyed by vandals in 1975.
Art Controversy Revealed this Week: Daniel Edwards' Justin Bieber Allegory of a Teen Sex Symbol
Wed, 24 Aug 2011, 17:57:14 EST Edited by Jessica Sand
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Images of the allegorical tribute to teen idol Justin Bieber, created by controversial New York artist Daniel Edwards, are being released by Cory Allen Contemporary Art this week.
Osama Bin Laden Death Sculpture Gets Name from Facebook
Wed, 01 Jun 2011, 17:06:20 EST Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A naked Osama Bin Laden, laden with sea crabs and shackled to a U.S. Navy SEALs cement block at the bottom of the sea receives its official title, courtesy of the friends on Facebook. The Osama Bin Laden sculpture is the latest by New York artist Daniel Edwards, and is being unveiled this week on Facebook, announces Cory Allen Contemporary Art.
LTC Financial Partners Joins Times Square's 'Dancing Grandmas' to Kick Off Long-Term Care Awareness Campaign
Thu, 26 May 2011, 08:55:01 EST Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Braving a threat of thunderstorms, busy New Yorkers and vacationing tourists gathered in Times Square Tuesday morning to hear classical music by Juilliard students followed by a 'flash mob' of seemingly disabled older people who suddenly abandoned their crutches to begin dancing joyfully. That captured the crowd's attention. What was up? The question was soon answered by Jonas Roeser, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Operations for LTC Financial Partners LLC.
Coffee Lovers Rejoice! The World's Finest Coffee is Available Just in Time for the Holidays
Tue, 23 Nov 2010, 17:54:57 EST Edited by Liisa Sullivan
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- As seen in the Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman movie, The Bucket List, EarthBee Foods is proud to announce its launch of 100 percent Civet Coffee - KapePur - undeniably the world's finest coffee.
Kyle Gass of Tenacious D to perform at 'Prop 6-Pack' Wedding
Tue, 08 Jun 2010, 15:45:51 EST Edited by Debra Tone
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Eleventh Percentile Entertainment is proud to announce the addition of Kyle Gass and Friends to the entertainment portion of The Beer-Naked Wedding and Rock 'N' Roll Reception to be held in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 26, 2010. The event is a celebration of the union between Buck 'F' Naked, renowned drunkabilly chanteur, and his life long love, beer.
The Alex Jones Show: Charlie Sheen Requests Meeting with Obama Over 9/11 Cover-Up
Tue, 08 Sep 2009, 18:03:16 EST Edited by Carly Zander
AUSTIN, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- According to syndicated talk show host Alex Jones, actor and television star Charlie Sheen has publicly requested a meeting with President Barack Obama to urge him to reopen the official investigation into 9/11; in light of the fact that the majority of the 9/11 Commission members have now publicly gone on record to express their conviction that the government agreed to lie about the official story.
Fox News Joins Major News Organizations Promoting Marijuana Candidate with Air Time for Craig Rubin
Wed, 18 Feb 2009, 19:00:04 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Craig Rubin, candidate for mayor in the City of Los Angeles, is certainly happy that Michael Phelps is not going to be prosecuted, but is still organizing an international boycott against Kellogg's. He is even happier that marijuana seems to be the subject d'jour the month before the L.A. Mayoral election. Rubin, who recently has become a fixture on Los Angeles television and radio, is the off-beat candidate challenging the current mayor in 'The City of Angels.'
International Boycott of Kellogg's Products Called for Over Michael Phelps Firing
Wed, 11 Feb 2009, 15:44:43 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Millions of Americas are currently unemployed with hundreds of thousands being added to the unemployment roles monthly. Michael Phelps is obviously not unemployed, but he has been fired by Kellogg's as their spokesman. Pastor Craig X Rubin, candidate for mayor in the City of Los Angeles, is calling for an international boycott of all Kellogg's products as a result of his firing.
Pro-Marijuana Mayoral Candidate Craig X Rubin Looks for Jesse Ventura Style Victory
Tue, 16 Dec 2008, 14:35:25 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Major papers are saying that there is no competition for Villaraigosa's mayoral job. Especially considering that he is sitting on a huge financial war chest. Will that fact and the fact he is planning to run for Governor while not having accomplished much hinder him? Pastor Rubin says, 'Yes' and looks for Ventura style victory. (VIDEO - VNR)
Radio Waves Allow People to Communicate with the Deceased
Tue, 22 Apr 2008, 14:17:25 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LONDON, U.K., April 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Specialist communications company SentForever Limited is offering an unusual alternative to the traditional greetings card by using radio waves rather than paper to convey messages of love, celebration and remembrance.
Oprah Burial Mask a Tribute to Inner Beauty - Golden Likeness of TV Talk Queen Winfrey Debuts in Chicago
Fri, 18 Apr 2008, 01:29:06 EST Edited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, Ill., April 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On the heels of last year's farewell tour of the King Tut exhibit starts this year's tour of the gilded likeness of talk show queen, Oprah Winfrey. The Oprah Burial Mask will debut in Chicago April 24th, near Oprah's Harpo Studios at GARDENfresh Gallery, courtesy of NYC's Leo Kesting Gallery.
Artist Protests 'Iraq War Apathy' with Prince Harry Statue - Sculptor Daniel Edwards to Unveil Latest Political Spectacle in London
Wed, 03 Oct 2007, 23:59:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK and LONDON, England - Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Prince Harry is the symbolic hero of a monument encouraging empathy for the Iraq War in the latest work by controversial New York sculptor, Daniel Edwards. The statue featuring Prince Harry will be unveiled at London's Trafalgar Hotel October 11th during the Bridge Art Fair, courtesy of Capla Kesting Fine Art of Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
This Competition Got Really Ugly - Golden Palace Sponsors the World Gurning Competition
Wed, 19 Sep 2007, 19:35:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
EGREMONT, United Kingdom - Sept. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The World Gurning Championships took place at the Egremont crab apple fair which is said to date back to 1267. For those of you not familiar, gurning is the art of contorting one's face. Over 42 contestants took part in the Golden Palace world gurning competition.
'CIA CELL TOWER' Monitors Local Internet Users' Wireless Transmissions
Tue, 11 Sep 2007, 18:35:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Sept. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Capla Kesting Fine Art announced plans to build a 10-foot-tall cell tower designed to capture, monitor and rebroadcast wireless signals in the internet-savvy neighborhood of Williamsburg Brooklyn. The tower, named 'CIA Cell Tower' will be constructed at 121 Roebling Street and unveiled during the Conflux Festival.
Cell Phone Gets Thrown Over 95 Meters: GoldenPalace.com U.K. Mobile Phone Throwing Championships 2007
Tue, 14 Aug 2007, 18:45:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
HAMPTON HILL, U.K. - Aug 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Have you ever been frustrated with your cell phone because of dropped calls, or no service in that elevator as promised to you by that annoying salesman? Have you ever just wanted to throw your cell phone as far as possible? Well many people got the chance at the GoldenPalace.com phone throwing Championships.
Hollywood Judeo-Christian Cannabis Church Forced to Close; Arrested Reverend Claims Civil and Religious Rights Violated
Mon, 11 Dec 2006, 19:05:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 'Churches and Temples are no longer safe in America,' says Reverend Craig X Rubin of Temple 420, who was arrested November 8, 2006, at his religious establishment by over one dozen heavily armed officers of the LAPD. 'If they can do this to us, they can do it to any church that the government disagrees with.' The Reverend known for his reoccurring role on Showtime's hit series 'Weeds' said arresting officers did not treat Temple clergymen as required by California Penal Codes 1524 and 1525.
Hollywood Star Risking Jail for Jesus This Holiday Season
Mon, 04 Dec 2006, 18:17:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The world of Hollywood Television can be the meeting place of some very different people, on the surface that is. Take the case of Craig X Rubin and rap star Snoop Dogg. The latter has a worldwide 'raputation' while the former is the Reverend and founder of Temple 420, a Bible-based, Judeo-Christian sect, which believes that pot is a religious herb, as discussed in Revelation 22. How are they similar? They are both stars on Showtime's hit cable series 'Weeds' and the only two characters to play themselves. Something else in common: trouble with the law. (Video available.)
December 5 is the Fourth Annual Day of the Ninja - Holiday Started as a Response to International Talk Like a Pirate Day
Tue, 28 Nov 2006, 16:41:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- aethereal FORGE announces that Ninja lovers around the world will be celebrating the fourth annual Day of the Ninja this December 5. On this day, individuals are encouraged to dress up like ninja, participate in ninja-related activities, and spread ninja propaganda via the Internet.
Sadistic Cult Continues to Invade New York Writer's Home and Body
Fri, 10 Nov 2006, 22:53:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Nov. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Somewhere in Brooklyn lurks a cult that has been sadistically invading the home, mind and body of New York writer Ellis Beyda through harmful implants, into his eyes and other body parts, for the last 10 years. In the summer of 2007 he plans to release a book - 'Evil Eyes Evil Minds' - that will tell all.
Fidel Castro's 'Deathbed Portrait' Slated for Deconstruction in Miami
Mon, 06 Nov 2006, 14:32:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
MIAMI, Fla. - Nov. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Plans for an unveiling in New York's Central Park of Fidel Castro on his 'deathbed' have instead turned into plans for the deconstruction of his effigy in Miami, where he will be prematurely laid to rest. Capla Kesting Fine Arts announces the unveiling of 'Fidel Castro's Deathbed Portrait' has been reconsidered by the artist, courtesy of the Miami FM morning show El Traketeo on WRTO 98.3.
Brooklyn Writer Seeks to Expose Local Cult that Has Allegedly Destroyed His Life
Wed, 25 Oct 2006, 18:01:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Oct. 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- This may be one for the X-Files; author Ellis Beyda, of the soon to be released book 'Evil Eyes Evil Minds,' challenges the commandment: 'Love thy neighbor as you would yourself.'
Castro's 'Last Visit' to Central Park: 'Deathbed Portrait' of Fidel as Humanitarian Goes on Display in NY
Tue, 24 Oct 2006, 18:10:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oct. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Capla Kesting Fine Art announced that an unveiling in Central Park of Fidel Castro on his 'deathbed' may be the last opportunity to say 'farewell' to the man some revere as a champion of civil rights. 'Fidel Castro's Deathbed Portrait,' described as a colossal portrait of a solemn Castro at rest, will be unveiled at 10:00 am November 8th, just north of the monument for Cuban poet, Jose Marti.
TomKat Skat Relisted on eBay - TomKitten's 'First Poop' in Bronze is the ShaTizzle for Charity
Fri, 01 Sep 2006, 22:30:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Sept. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Capla Kesting Gallery announced today that the Daniel Edwards sculpture of Suri Cruise's first poop in bronze, which has been covered internationally in the press this week and was the most e-mailed photo on Yahoo! on Thursday, is now back on eBay. The auction will benefit the March of Dimes charity.
Controversial Sculptor Daniel Edwards Inspired by TomKat Child's First Meal
Tue, 29 Aug 2006, 20:21:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Aug. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Capla Kesting Fine Art gallery in New York announced the latest work by noted sculptor Daniel Edwards, famous for his celebrity-inspired themes, which depicts an interpretive 'bronze casting of Suri Cruise's first poop.' The natural and inoffensive sculpture in bronze will be on display at the gallery in September and auctioned on eBay for the March of Dimes charity.
Pope of Pot Opens Pro-Pot Temple on Hollywood Blvd.
Thu, 24 Aug 2006, 00:02:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
LOS ANGELES, CA - Aug. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Reverend Craig X, the marijuana technical consultant for the first two seasons of Showtime's 'Weeds,' is opening a pro-pot Temple on Hollywood Blvd this month. Temple 420, located at 7095 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028 is announcing their 'opening for business.' The Judeo-Christian 'Temple 420.' a Calif. Not-for-Profit Corporation, will start religious services on Saturday August 26th and open the retail store shortly afterward.
Table-Turning Millionaire Chicago Bachelor Thumbs Nose at Cheating Ex with 437 Other Women Begging to Join Him on FREE Luxury Spanish Holiday
Tue, 11 Jul 2006, 22:41:00 EST Edited by Carly M. Zander
CHICAGO, IL - July 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago bachelor Scott Tucker is making a unique internet search to find a new travelling companion to join him at the exclusive luxury Hotel Arts in Barcelona, Spain. A Ritz-Carlton Group hotel, and within just 100 yards of some of the most superb beaches in Spain, the Hotel Arts is considered to be the finest hotel in Barcelona.
Dumped Chicago Bachelor Swears Under Oath That His $7,700 Luxury Spanish Holiday Online Giveaway Has Nothing To Do With Sex
Fri, 23 Jun 2006, 00:28:00 EST Edited by Carly M. Zander
CHICAGO, IL - June 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Chicago bachelor Scott Tucker is making a unique Internet search to find a new traveling companion to join him at the exclusive luxury Hotel Arts in Barcelona, Spain. A Ritz-Carlton Group hotel, and within just 100 yards of some of the most superb beaches in Spain, the Hotel Arts is considered to be the finest hotel in Barcelona.
Online Casino Buys Martin Luther King's Assassin's Bathtub
Fri, 31 Mar 2006, 19:03:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
MEMPHIS, TN - Mar. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Online casino GoldenPalace.com added another piece of history to their impressive collection of eccentric historical items with their latest eBay purchase, the bathtub that James Earl Ray was standing in when he shot Martin Luther King in 1968. The bathtub was sold for $7,600.
Madonna Gets Axed in Wisconsin - GoldenPalace.com adds Virgin Mary Firewood to Collection of Items
Mon, 27 Mar 2006, 18:23:00 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
JANESVILLE, WI - Mar. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Just seconds away from being cast into the fire of a wood-burning stove, a chunk of firewood bearing the image of the Virgin Mary was saved only to be sold on eBay to online casino GoldenPalace.com for $99.
Dedication Honors Nude Britney Spears Giving Birth
Wed, 22 Mar 2006, 18:59:00 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
BROOKLYN, NY - Mar. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A nude Britney Spears on a bearskin rug while giving birth to her firstborn marks a 'first' for Pro-Life. Pop-star Britney Spears is the 'ideal' model for Pro-Life and the subject of a dedication at Capla Kesting Fine Art in Brooklyn's Williamsburg gallery district, in what is proclaimed the first Pro-Life monument to birth, in April.
Jesus Christ Found on Shop Floor - GoldenPalace.com Buys Divine Image on Sheet Metal
Thu, 09 Mar 2006, 13:51:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
MANCHESTER, CT - Mar. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Is a piece of sheet metal worth $1500? It is to GoldenPalace.com, especially when it bears the image of Christ and the Virgin Mary. Hardy's Hardware employee Thomas Haley was unloading supplies when he had to do a double-take at a particular piece of sheet metal because he saw a face staring back at him.
Miracle Tree Joins Online Casino's Collection of Divine Items
Tue, 07 Mar 2006, 13:19:00 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons
DALLAS, TX - Mar. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- It's been said that God works in mysterious ways. And it doesn't get much more mysterious than this...the image of the Virgen De Guadalupe in a tree sold on eBay for $5000 to Internet casino GoldenPalace.com.
Unique Internet Name Once Owned by Bin Laden, Which Expired on 9-11-01, Now Promotes Peace
Mon, 17 Oct 2005, 11:49:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- shrimpo LLC and Christopher Curry have made news previously when it announced that it had created a unique procedure to take control of the official Bin Laden family website, saudi-binladin-group.com, for which the domain registration expired simultaneously with the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
Ted's Head Reunites with Body in Bizarre Gallery Twist - Artist Answers Fans' Demands with New Bust of 'Splinter'
Thu, 22 Sep 2005, 12:29:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK, NY - September 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Connecticut artist whose notorious 'Ted's Head' art show has caused a storm of controversy has announced that he will respond to the wishes of fans angered by his severed-head presentation of baseball great Ted Williams. Fans of the legendary Boston Red Sox hitter have expressed outrage at artist Daniel Edwards' display of three 'death mask' casts on exhibit at NY's First Street Gallery this month. The sculptures depict Williams' head as prepared for frozen storage at Scottsdale Arizona's Alcor Life Extension Foundation.
A Flower by Any Other Name Still Smells Like Goldenpalace.Com - Internet Casino Names New Breed of Flower
Thu, 15 Sep 2005, 12:47:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
HOUSTON, TX - September 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- GoldenPalace.com, the internet casino famous for outrageous and sometimes controversial advertising campaigns is showing a softer side with their latest marketing idea, paying $5,000 to name a new Daylily flower.
'Death Mask' of Baseball Star's Severed Head Featured in Exhibit - Ted Williams' Life or Death Controversy Resurrected
Thu, 25 Aug 2005, 13:45:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
NEW YORK, NY - August 25 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE0 -- What would be the ultimate prize for a big-game collector of memorabilia from a larger-than-life sports legend? Curious gallery goers may find an answer in the new exhibit titled The Ted Williams Memorial Display with Death Mask from The Ben Affleck 2004 World Series Collection, hosted by the Chelsea district's First Street Gallery. The gallery kicks off its season with the world premier unveiling of the 'death mask' of baseball great Ted Williams' clinically decapitated frozen head.
Holy Pierogi: Fried Image of Christ Sold to Online Casino
Tue, 16 Aug 2005, 14:13:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
POINT PLACE, OH - August 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Adding to an already eclectic collection of religious oddities and other weird items, online casino GoldenPalace.com paid $1,775 USD to win an eBay auction for a pierogi that bears the image of Jesus Christ.
100 Painted Cows Storm Florida - Better to Paint Cows Than Eat Them
Sun, 07 Aug 2005, 11:19:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
SARASOTA, Fla. - August 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A surreal display of marketing creativity can be seen 2.3 miles east of I-75 on Fruitville Rd. in Sarasota, Florida - 100 cows grazing in a field, with a website address painted on their bodies and several even painted completely purple. No, this isn't an excerpt from a Hunter S. Thompson novel; it's the latest and most unusual marketing campaign by GoldenPalace.com.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Caught in the Act - Celebrities' Air Captured at Mr. & Mrs. Smith Premiere
Wed, 29 Jun 2005, 18:25:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - June 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For those that have always dreamed of breathing the air of the rich and famous comes the one and only 'Celebrity Jar' containing the air of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. The Jar was sold for $529.99 on eBay to notorious collector of pop culture merchandise GoldenPalace.com.
Key Item of JFK Conspiracy Sold on Internet - Picket Fence from Dealey Plaza Now Owned by Internet Casino
Mon, 27 Jun 2005, 15:28:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
SEAFORD, NY - June 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A piece from one of the most infamous and tragic events in American history has been auctioned off to Internet casino GoldenPalace.com for $32,664.47. The white picket fence from the famous grassy knoll where the supposed second shooter assassinated President John F. Kennedy was sold through Lelands.com, an auction site specializing in sports and Americana memorabilia.
Jesus Found Plastered in Man's Bathroom
Thu, 23 Jun 2005, 16:29:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
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Earn Your Place in the World Record Books, Without Getting Up Off the Couch
Mon, 23 May 2005, 16:32:00 EST Edited by Beverly West
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - May 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Stan Oleynik, the creator of the highly successful Mystery Toilet Paper auction, today announced that he will attempt to set the world's record for the longest TV-watching marathon in history. And in a unique twist, Oleynik will auction off the right to change his name to the name or company name of the highest bidder, assuring their place in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Disgruntled Wilbanks Wedding Guest's Invitation Sold on eBay - GoldenPalace.com Adds Runaway Bride's Wedding Invitation To Collection
Tue, 10 May 2005, 17:59:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
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A Holy Ride: Pope Benedict XVI's Car Sold On eBay In Record-Breaking Auction
Thu, 05 May 2005, 16:47:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
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Oops...Britney Spears' Pregnancy Test Sold On Internet - GoldenPalace.com Does It One More Time
Mon, 02 May 2005, 16:35:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
OTTAWA, Canada - May 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- When pop-star icon Britney Spears recently confirmed her much-rumored pregnancy, it was inevitable that controversial media attention would soon follow. Now her alleged pregnancy test has been sold by a Canadian radio station to none other than GoldenPalace.com, the Internet casino most famous for their outrageous eBay purchases over the last few months.
Women's JuJitsu Champion Revolutionizes Sport - Auctions Advertising Space on Rear of Brazilian Beauty's Shorts
Thu, 14 Apr 2005, 19:39:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LONG BEACH, Calif. -- (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Internet casino GoldenPalace.com scored prime exposure with their latest eBay purchase, by winning a $2,225 auction for advertising space on the rear of Brazilian JuJitsu champion Gazzy Parman's shorts for her historic competition in an elite submission grappling tournament that has never before included women.
Virginian Woman's Unborn Triplets Go for $12,000 on eBay - Babies' Naming Rights Sold to GoldenPalace.com
Mon, 11 Apr 2005, 13:02:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
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Woman Gets $15,199 to Change Name Forever - eBay Seller Terri Ilagan to be Legally Named GoldenPalace.com
Wed, 30 Mar 2005, 17:15:00 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons
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eBay Seller Announces Hitler's Image Amazingly Appears on Wooden Frame
Wed, 23 Mar 2005, 18:15:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
AURORA, ONTARIO /Send2Press Newswire/ -- A Wooden Frame was found where Hitler's face has amazingly appeared in the border of the wood, according to the Giroux family in Aurora, Ontario, Canada.
Nomobobo, Inc. Launches Controversial Scholarship Competition for High School Teens
Tue, 15 Mar 2005, 07:00:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
SEATTLE, WA /Send2Press Newswire/ -- HSHotties.com, an online community for high school students, is promoting the first of its kind online competition for students to win a college scholarship of up to $20,000 just for being hot. Students submit their photos to judge and be judged by their peers in the hopes of being voted the Hottest High Schooler in America. High School teens may also interact with other students across the nation, win daily and monthly give-a-ways, build relationships and help support charitable organizations.
Doritos Chip That Looks Like The Pope's Hat Up For Auction
Mon, 14 Mar 2005, 14:03:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
SALEM, MA /Send2Press Newswire/ -- A Doritos(R) Chip that amazingly resembles the Pope's Mitre (a.k.a. His Holiness' 'really tall hat') was found in a bag of Doritos 'Nacho Cheesier Doritos' this evening, according to The Chadwick family of Salem, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston.
'Binladin: Where is Your Support for Your Muslim Brothers Now?' Encourages Californian owning former Binladin Family Website
Thu, 06 Jan 2005, 13:48:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /Send2Press Newswire/ -- Christopher Curry, Technology Consultant for Shrimpo LLC, has challenged Osama Binladin and the Binladin family to provide aid for those thousands affected by the tsunami disasters in South-East Asia.
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