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  Easter egg:
Easter eggs are a widely popular symbol of new life in Ukraine and other Slavic countries' folk traditions.
In the U.S., such an Easter egg roll (unrelated to an eggroll) is often done on flat ground, pushed along with a spoon; the Easter Egg Roll has become a much-loved annual event on the White House lawn.
Easter Egg is also the name given to hidden exploits, media, or features available in console and PC video games, DVDs, or any other interactive media.
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  Easter egg (virtual) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An early use of the term Easter egg was to describe a message hidden in the object code of a program as a joke, intended to be found by persons disassembling or browsing the code.
Easter eggs, however benign, if directly copied by the defendant, could be used in mask work infringement litigation.
Even more prevalent are Easter eggs in DVD releases of movies; these are often in the form of hidden trailers, documentaries, or deleted scenes, and are accessed by manipulation of the disc's interactive menus.
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 Easter egg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Easter egg origin stories abound—one has an emperor claiming that the Resurrection was as likely as eggs turning red (see Mary Magdalene); more prosaically the Easter egg tradition may have celebrated the end of the privations of Lent.
Easter eggs are a widely popular symbol of new life in Poland and other Slavic countries' folk traditions.
In the U.S., such an Easter egg roll (unrelated to an eggroll) is often done on flat ground, pushed along with a spoon; the Easter Egg Roll has become a much-loved annual event on the White House lawn.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Easter_egg   (762 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Easter folklore & history | Ostara Oestara origins easter eggs gifts ...
Easter is probably for Christians the time of year with the greatest spiritual significance, and for the rest of the Western world a holiday weekend of high calorific value.
These blest eggs have the virtue of sanctifying the entrails of the body, and are to be the first fat or fleshy nourishment they take after the abstinence of Lent.
Siamese twins, Mary and Eliza Chulkhurst, born in 1100, left 20 acres to the parish, and each year on Easter the profits made from the land were used to make cakes bearing the women's images to be given to strangers in the village.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /easter.html   (2775 words)

  
 Virtual Networking Forums - View Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable.
Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts.
In Germany and other countries eggs used for cooking where not broken, but the contents were removed by piercing the end of each egg with a needle and blowing the contents into a bowl.
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 Reference topics for easter - Search.com
Easter, also known as Pascha, the Feast of the Resurrection, "the Sunday of the Resurrection", or "Resurrection Day", is the most important religious feast of the Christian liturgical year, observed between late March and late April (early April to early May in Eastern Christianity).
Easter eggs, also known as Spring eggs in the United States, are specially decorated eggs given out to celebrate the Easter holiday or springtime.
Easter Drama is a religious and theatrical phenomenon in Roman Catholic tradition, largely limited to the Middle Ages.
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 Help & FAQ Topics On Virtual Easter Eggs - EggHeaven
A Virtual Easter Egg is a hidden message or feature contained within software and other media products that are not immediately obvious to the casual user.
Virtual Easter eggs can range from simple animations, messages such as the programmers name, undocumented features, to elaborate built in extras such as those found in some movie DVDs.
Others eggs can be in the form of hidden tracks in music CDs (usually at the end of the disc) and not so-obvious references placed in movies.
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 Online Easter Egg Hunts for Kids - Associated Content
Eggs have become a symbol of Easter; early on eggs were decorated in bright colors to celebrate the coming Spring.
This website has something called 'Jerry's Easter Egg Hunt." The purpose of this Easter Egg Hunt is to find all the Easter eggs- two are blue, two are red and one is Golden.
Easter Egg hunts and The Easter roll are two popular Easter games.
www.associatedcontent.com /article/142137/online_easter_egg_hunts_for_kids.html   (427 words)

  
 Easter egg (virtual) at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
From the custom of the Easter egg hunt observed in the U.S. and many parts of Europe, Easter eggs are hidden messages or features which may appear in movies, DVDs, books, on CDs, or in computer programs.
An example is the DVD for The Abyss has at least nine easter eggs, including at least three different trailers for Aliens and two for True Lies, two other James Cameron films.
Some Compact Discs include hidden features which may be called easter eggs, such as screensavers for a computer which can only be accessed if the CD is played in a CD-ROM drive, or hidden music tracks appended at the end of the disc.
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 Easter Egg - RHC.com Easter
A virtual Easter egg is a hidden message or feature in an object such as a...
An early use of the term Easter egg was to describe a message hidden in the...
Easter egg origin stories abound one has an emperor claiming that the Resurrection was as likely...
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 easter egg - Webopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Typically, easter eggs are used to display the credits for the development team or to display a humorous message.
To see an easter egg, you need to know a special procedure or sequence of keystrokes.
Easter eggs in computer games are quite common and may be funny scenes, hidden levels, or other extras gamers might discover while playing.
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 fUSION Anomaly. Easter Eggs
Easter Egg [from the custom of the Easter Egg hunt observed in the U.S. and many parts of Europe] n.
One well-known early Easter egg found in a couple of OSes caused them to respond to much more elaborate eggs hidden in ROM, including lists of the developers' names, political exhortations, snatches of music, and (in one case) graphics images of the entire development team.
Easter Egg: All of these messages appear in the status bar on the bottom of the editpad window except for one.
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Tells of the egg's significance in early pagan spring rituals and explains how it came to be a part of contemporary Easter celebrations.
EASTER ANIMATION A Three-Part Series on the Resurrection Part...my thoughts from yesterday on the  animation  of Easter: It seems that the miraculous part of...of mind of the disciples on that first Easter Sunday.
The current system for determining the date of Easter is often seen as presenting two significant problems: (1) Its date varies from year to year (by the Western system of calculation, it can fall on any of 35 different dates of the Gregorian calendar).
www.easter-date.com /i/EasterEggs   (868 words)

  
 Virtual Easter Egg Hunt - The Big Noob™   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Look through all of the images in the set and count all of the Easter eggs you see.
The first person to post the correct number of Easter eggs wins an official Neubix logo sticker.
27 is the correct number of easter eggs.
www.thebignoob.com /Blog/250/virtual-easter-egg-hunt   (450 words)

  
 Holiday Insights : Easter Egg Hunt
Easter Egg hunts, usually held the day before Easter, are as much a part of Easter as pumpkins are to Halloween and presents are to Christmas.
Easter eggs hunts are held by families, organizations, and even local town events.
A number of eggs are hidden, usually separated by two to four age groups.
www.holidayinsights.com /easter/egghunt.htm   (264 words)

  
 Talk:Easter eggs - WoWWiki, the Warcraft wiki
See easter egg, definition #3 at wiktionary.org or Easter egg (virtual) at wikipedia.org to get a sense of what I mean.
An example of an real "easter egg" in WoW was when you could do an emote (/bow, /salute, etc.) to one of the guards in SW and he would emote back to you.
I wouldn't argue that its an easter egg, since it is sort of hard to find, but it seems a little too integrated into the storyline to be a true easter egg which usually doesn't really fit with a game in most cases.
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 Easter Egg   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dvd Easter Egg A legend says that females should be whipped in order to keep their health and fertility during whole next year.
Easter Egg Archive Hundreds of software Easter Eggs for all computers, operating systems, and applications for DVDs, computer games, and CDs, as well as hidden messages in TV commercials, art, and books.
Easter egga definition from Whatis.com An Easter egg is an unexpected surprise, perhaps a message, an image, or a sound, hidden in a Web site or in an application program.
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 Boston.com / News / Local / N.H. / Benson bucks Easter tradition for second year in a row   (Site not responding. Last check: )
For the second year, Gov. Craig Benson has canceled a New Hampshire tradition: the Easter egg hunt at Bridges House, the governor's official state residence.
Wendell Packard, Benson's spokesman, said the virtual egg hunt was created by Benson's staff.
State employees received an invitation to the virtual hunt with their paychecks on Friday.
www.boston.com /news/local/new_hampshire/articles/2004/04/03/benson_bucks_easter_tradition_for_second_year_in_a_row?mode=PF   (417 words)

  
 Easter Holiday links, resources, songs, games, activities and more
Egg Safety Tips - Information from the FDA, Indiana State Health Officials, The American Egg Board on how to prepare eggs, what to look out for, how to store them, what to avoid and more.
Egg-citing Easter and Spring Activities - Not only does Sears Portrait Studio offer you the chance to win an iMac computer by joining their Easter Egg Hunt, they also have online games, Easter safety tips, electronic greeting cards, letter from the Easter Bunny and several craft projects to do with your kids.
Virtual Easter Cards - And as always we offer a link to a site from where you can send virtual Easter greetings/cards to friends and family.
www.parenthub.com /fun/holidays/easter.htm   (642 words)

  
 Easter
The Romans, Gauls, Chinese, Egyptians and Persians all cherished the egg as a symbol of the universe.
With the advent of Christianity the symbolism of the egg changed to represent, not nature's rebirth, but the rebirth of man. Christians embraced the egg symbol and likened it to the tomb from which Christ rose.
When she arrived at the sculpture and uncovered the eggs, lo, the pure white shells had miraculous ly taken on a rainbow of colors.
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 Egg - Egg-Shaped Pike
EGG Maternity specialise in fabulous maternity wear for today's women.
EGG's range of maternity wear is available throughout New Zealand and Australia.
Egg Donation agency and Surrogacy agency for 19 years Center for Surrogate Parenting, Inc. and Egg Donation, Inc. can help.
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 Open Directory - Society: Holidays: Easter   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Date of Easter - Gives the ecclesiastical rules for setting the date for Easter on calendars, differences with astronomical methods, and the current algorythm used to compute the date every year.
Easter 2004 - Contain stories, and the history of various Easter symbols, including bunnies and eggs.
Easter Lily Trivia - Tells of the Easter lily's popularization in the western world and shares tips for keeping the plants healthy.
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 Easter
Eggs are a symbol of re-birth, so you will find many egg-related activities for the kids this holiday.
In 325 AD, the Council of Nicaea, convened by Emperor Constantine, issued the Easter Rule - that Easter falls on the first Sunday after the first ecclesiastical full moon on or after the vernal equinox; so, Easter must be celebrated on a Sunday between March 22 and April 25.
Easter Egg Hunt - in Manson and in Chelan; April 15, 2006
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 Easter egg (virtual) - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki
A virtual Easter egg is a hidden message or feature in an object such as a movie, book, CD, DVD, or computer program.
Sometimes, easter egg can also refer to some 'hidden' brief cameo, like the appearance of the Children of the Green Planet and the Millennium Falcon in the prequel trilogy.
The number 1138 and "I have a bad feeling about this", as well as name Tuckerizations can also be considered easter eggs.
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 Willow Glen Resident | 0413 | March 31, 2004
There are no bad eggs in Willow Glen, but any eggs found will garner a reward.
Piggybacking on the success of last year's promotion, the Willow Glen Business and Professional Association is bringing back its virtual Easter egg hunt to the association's website.
To spice up the promotion, some eggs are adorned in sunglasses, ballerina costumes, barbecue props and baby bonnets.
www.svcn.com /archives/wgresident/20040331/wg-news4.shtml   (396 words)

  
 Easter History | YourEaster.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Washington,D.C., the annual Egg Roll is sponsored by the wife of the current President for children at the White House.
NORTHFIELD + On Easter Sunday 60 years ago, Wendell Plastridge was piloting a boat loaded with a truck towing a cannon and its crew onto the shores of Okinawa to engage in what the history books call the last...
Eggs Decorations -Easter Paper Decorations Easter Books Easter Recipes Flower Arrangements Easter History Easter Island When is Easter Easter in White House Easter Sunday and the Lent season are an...
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 Easter Eggs --> Some of them are behind the scenes so you may not notice alot of change, but a bunch are right in ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Easter Eggs --> Some of them are behind the scenes so you may not notice alot of change, but a bunch are right in front of you.
Egg's as possible, including the original names of the people who them.
Easter eggs are undocumented bits of code that come hidde...
www.vioxx-recall-information.org /Easter/Easter-Eggs.html   (1080 words)

  
 Software Easter Eggs
While the focus is firmly on providing a resource for any software easter egg that is known, the site also features a number of DVD and website easter eggs.
A brief history and explanation of the virtual easter egg.
This site includes a comprehensive database of easter eggs found in computer software, as well as other sources such as DVD movies and television shows.
wholeworld.com /Software_Easter_Eggs   (113 words)

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