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  Tuesday - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Federal elections take place on the Tuesday after the first Monday in November; this date was established by a law of 1845 for presidential elections (specifically for the selection of the Electoral College), and was extended to elections for the House of Representatives in 1875 and for the Senate in 1914.
Tuesday was the earliest day of the week which was practical for polling in the early nineteenth century: citizens might have to travel for a whole day to cast their vote, and would not wish to leave on Sunday which was a day of worship for the great majority of them.
In French, Tuesday is "Mardi", associating it with the planet Mars.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tuesday   (586 words)

  
 Shrove Tuesday - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the Christian calendar, Shrove Tuesday is the English name for the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, which in turn marks the beginning of Lent.
In both regions the traditional pancake is a very thin one (like a French crêpe) which is served immediately sprinkled with caster sugar (confectionary, superfine or powdered sugar in the United States) and a dash of fresh lemon juice or alternatively drizzled with golden syrup.
Until the early 1900s, Shrove Tuesday was a half-day holiday, and the "Shriving Bell" was rung at eleven o'clock in the morning to remind people that the holiday had begun.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Shrove_Tuesday   (1233 words)

  
 Tuesday
Fat Tuesday is the designation generally given to the day just prior to the beginning of Lent.
As the day before (always a Tuesday) is the last chance for revelry and also the last chance to use up perishables such as butter, lard and other fats that day has become known as "Mardi Gras" (French for Fat Tuesday).
The day, Tuesday, had already been named for the Roman God of War, Martius (notice in French, Italian, and Spanish - the word for Tuesday is still derivative of the Roman God - Mardi, Martedi and Martes - respectively).
www.indepthinfo.com /weekdays/tuesday.shtml   (216 words)

  
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Tuesday's Nielsen Media Research ratings came just a day after ABC executives were forced to deny published rumors that its programming chief would lose her job because the network had sunk to third place for the season.
CNN reported Tuesday that it had received what appeared to be a suicide tape from Cooke.
She said Brown told a group of community newspaper editors Tuesday that he "felt the library design was absolutely gorgeous, absolutely beautiful, but perhaps not enough attention was paid to function.
www.sfgate.com /examiner/new/data/d050797.txt   (18017 words)

  
 Grey Tuesday - Free the Grey Album February 24   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Grey Tuesday was organized by Downhill Battle, a music activism project.
Tuesday, February 24 will be a day of coordinated civil disobedience: websites will post Danger Mouse's Grey Album on their site for 24 hours in protest of EMI's attempts to censor this work.
The Grey Tuesday protest is being organized by Downhill Battle, a music activism project that has no affiliation with Danger Mouse.
www.greytuesday.org   (1357 words)

  
 firsttuesday - International  " get there. first. "     (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The First Tuesday forum is expanding its scope to generate intellectual property for the benefit of the entire industry.
First Tuesday South Africa is a non-profit, independent Business Think Tank gathering together key players and industry stakeholders to produce industry reference documents and white papers, which are then presented to market at the following First Tuesday event.
The information which is produced at a First Tuesday event is then integrated with the white papers and industry reference documents produced by FT in the re-event workshops and made available to FT members via the website.
www.firsttuesday.com   (214 words)

  
 Boomers Pinups of Tuesday Weld
Pictures of Tuesday Weld are all over the magazines in the late 1950's.
Note: Tuesday Weld is a cast member on "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis" for only a few months but her character Thalia is remembered as an intregal part of the show (1959-1960).
Tuesday Weld returns to the show 2 years later(1962) for a return, guest appearance as her character Thalia Menninger.
home.att.net /~movie.stars.1950/tuesday_weld.html   (407 words)

  
 BBC - Religion & Ethics - Shrove Tuesday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Shrove Tuesday is the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday which is the first day of Lent.
Shrove Tuesday is a day of celebration as well as penitence, because it's the last day before Lent.
Pancakes became associated with Shrove Tuesday as they were a dish that could use up all the eggs, fats and milk in the house with just the addition of flour.
www.bbc.co.uk /religion/religions/christianity/holydays/shrovetuesday.shtml   (527 words)

  
 'Til Tuesday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
'Til Tuesday stormed MTV and the pop charts in 1985 with "Voices Carry," their dramatic first hand account of a love affair turned sour.
The band's later efforts faired much the same, as albums were released in 1986 and 1988 and quickly passed into obscurity.
Aimee Mann, 'Til Tuesday's chanteuse-extraordinaire, has spent the past few years trying to make people forget about her bad hair days in the '80s.
www.80smusiclyrics.com /artists/tiltuesday.htm   (164 words)

  
 t r u t h o u t - William Rivers Pitt | Worse Than 2000: Tuesday's Electoral Disaster
Tuesday," according to this report, "it was noticed that the first two or three printouts from individual precinct reports all listed an identical number of voters.
One of the main manufacturers of these electronic touch-screen voting machines is Diebold, Inc. More than 35 counties in Ohio alone used the Diebold machines on Tuesday, and millions of voters across the country did the same.
John Kerry and John Edwards promised on Tuesday night that every vote would count, and that every vote would be counted.
www.truthout.org /docs_04/110804A.shtml   (3098 words)

  
 Grey Tuesday
Grey Tuesday, as the day of action was known, marks a potentially new site for a blend of online political and cultural activism in the highly charged realm of intellectual property expansionism.
The tale of the Grey Album and Grey Tuesday offers a rich case study for the examination of a wide variety of contemporary cultural issues within the context of the "copyright wars," remix culture and the age of the digital network.
Grey Tuesday should be viewed as a case study of a similar blending of cultural activity and political activism, and as a model for future online political engagement in the space where culture and technology intersect with law and policy.
www.firstmonday.org /issues/issue9_10/howard/index.html   (6316 words)

  
 EFF: Grey Tuesday
As of March 5, 2004, EMI has sent cease and desist letters to those who are posting the Grey Album as part of the Grey Tuesday online protest, and Sony/ATV has sent a DMCA "takedown" notice to at least one ISP.
Diamond, the Ninth Circuit held that the use of a small snippet of a particular composition, even where sampled and looped repeatedly throughout a track, does not infringe the underlying composition unless it takes a substantial portion of it.
Because fair use demands a case-by-case consideration of the particular facts surrounding any defendant, and because there is little case law addressing a situation like the one presented by Grey Tuesday, it is difficult to predict the outcome of any particular case.
www.eff.org /IP/grey_tuesday.php   (876 words)

  
 CapeWeek: Arts & Entertainment for Cape Cod & the Islands | Features
Tuesday, Yarmouth Senior Center, 528 Forest Road, South Yarmouth; and 9:30-11:15 a.m.
Tuesday, Brooks Free Library, 739 Main St., Harwich.
Tuesdays through Sundays, through Sept. 16, Academy Playhouse, 120 Main Street, Orleans.
www.capeweek.com /tuesday.htm   (788 words)

  
 What is Fat Tuesday?
Fat Tuesday is Mardi Gras, the festival New Orleans, Louisiana, is famous for.
The annual festivities start on January 6, the Twelfth Night Feast of the Epiphany, when the three kings are supposed to have visited the Christ Child, and build to a climax on Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, which always occurs on the day before Ash Wednesday.
The parties and parades will continue until Lent begins at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday.
www.coolquiz.com /trivia/explain/docs/fat_tuesday.asp   (144 words)

  
 tuesday gathering at the knapps'
We have traditionally met on Tuesdays, but during some seasons we moved our meeting time to Monday, to accommodate schedule conflicts for some of our attendees.
We are inviting you to join us in our home on Tuesday evenings for a time of free worship and fellowship.
I realize this may seem an overly simplistic answer, but it is absolutely foundational, both to the question of what we believe and to what we hope to accomplish on Tuesdays.
www.tuesdaytogether.us   (1249 words)

  
 February Week 1 :: London's History :: Discover its great, its strange, its seedy and its inspired past!
1698, Tuesday February 1, John Knight Member for Weymouth and Melcombe Regis was expelled from the House of Commons for Party to a scheme whereby his brother William Knight falsely endorsed exchequer bills.
1769, Tuesday February 3, John Wilkes Member for Middlesex was expelled from the House of Commons for his previous conviction for libel and blasphemy and a further seditious libel in the introduction to a letter to Daniel Ponton Chairman of Quarter Sessions at Lambeth in the St. James's Chronicle.
1976, Tuesday February 3, Labour's George Thomas was chosen to succeed Selwyn Lloyd as Speaker of the House of Commons.
www.storyoflondon.com /modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=73&mode=thread&order=0&thold=0&POSTNUKESID=25a948317b352d74141549b70beec87d   (5507 words)

  
 Tuesday Daily Summary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Tuesday and Thursday files will also contain the "Concept of the Day" with questions to be answered on the weekly Chapter Response Form.
Clouds are expected to spread across the Northeast, followed by rain late on Tuesday from the Southeastern States.
With the stationary front remaining across the Rio Grande Valley and a continued flow of moisture northward from the remnants of Tropical Depression John, additional rain was expected.
www.ametsoc.org /dstreme/learn/t_sum.html   (3082 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Tuesday: Books: David Wiesner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
"Tuesday evening, around eight"--a deceptively mundane beginning for what proves to be a thrilling, miraculous, and surreal amphibian journey.
Tuesday won the 1992 Caldecott Medal and, among other honors, was named as an ALA Notable Children's Book.
As the book ends, the frogs are relieved of their otherworldly powers and hop back to the swamps, leaving only their lily pads behind them.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0395551137?v=glance   (1817 words)

  
 TV Tuesday
Each Tuesday I will ask you three questions related to television in some way.
There are no rules to TV Tuesday, just have fun!
It's that special time of year--when we look back at the year that was and look forward to the year that will be.
tvtuesday.blogspot.com   (1535 words)

  
 NPR : Election 2004: 'Super Tuesday'
NPR.org, March 3, 2004 · The so-called "Super Tuesday" featured 10 states choosing their presidential candidates, with more than 1,100 delegates at stake.
Edwards, seeking momentum from states like Georgia and delegate-rich Ohio that were hard-hit by the nation's recession, was able to muster some support, but not enough to threaten Kerry.
The North Carolina senator cancelled a planned trip to Dallas Tuesday night, instead returning to Raleigh, N.C., to announce the end of his campaign.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=1743936   (257 words)

  
 Black Tuesday:
Investigations are focusing on the many different ways and places in which profits could be made following the Black Tuesday outrage.  A brief introduction to "left-handed trading" will help to clarify what may have happened.
An event as dramatic and large in scale as the Black Tuesday attacks has a severe and far-reaching effect on worldwide stock markets.
Another way of looking at this "ripple" effect is that the farther away a company is from the center of the impact (conceptually speaking), the greater the odds that it would emerge unscathed had the attacks' impact been less horrendous than it was.
www.ict.org.il /articles/articledet.cfm?articleid=386   (368 words)

  
 Tuesday Memes - The Daily Meme   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Related editions: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.
Three Music Related Questions or Trivia posted each Tuesday about the music of the past.
Tuesday's Tales is a weekly meme with 3-5 questions to make you think.
thedailymeme.com / - !http://thedailymeme.com/memes/_tuesday.php   (301 words)

  
 Tuesday by David Wiesner
The book proper begins at sundown where text says: "Tuesday evening, around eight." The frogs start flying solemnly at first and then with increasing glee as they fly through the town, entering houses, startling dogs and one man enjoying a midnight snack.
As dawn approaches, the pads and the frogs they bear fly lower and lower until the pads fall to earth and the frogs leap back to their pond, leaving the villagers to wonder at the lily pads left behind.
Since Wiesner uses computer graphics to create some of the sequences in Tuesday, it's an opportunity to use the computers to create other effects to tell a story.
www.carolhurst.com /titles/tuesday.html   (601 words)

  
 Tuesday
But no matter, "Mars" is going to have a tough time pulling in enough viewers in its Tuesday 9 p.m.
That left “Mars”; on Tuesday night, paired with two urban comedies that offer little audience flow in the time period.
One thing that may help the show is that MTV is airing repeats from the previous week on Tuesday afternoons.
medialifemagazine.com /news2004/oct04/oct18/2_tues/news3tuesday.html   (965 words)

  
 Origins of the Days of the Week: Tuesday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Tuesday is the third day of the week.
In the Roman calendar the corresponding day was dies Martis, the day of Mars, associated with Ares.
The metal iron, dedicated to Mars and interpreted as his spear and shield, is an attribute of Tuesday.
www.eliki.com /ancient/myth/daily/tuesday   (99 words)

  
 Welcome to Tuesday's - Fashion Forward & Updated Traditional Clothing
Tuesday's - 257 Asylum St. in Downtown Hartford - 860.247.1999
Tuesday's is located on 257 Asylum St. in Downtown Hartford.
We are open from 10:30AM - 6:30PM Tuesday through Friday, and from 10:00AM – 6:00PM Saturday.
www.tuesdaysonyourmind.com   (91 words)

  
 Casual Dining Restaurant - Ruby Tuesday
Ruby Tuesday is a restaurant that just keeps getting fresher.
At Ruby Tuesday, we're committed to providing you with food of uncompromising freshness and quality, prepared and served by passionate employees who take pride in delighting guests with an excellent dining experience.
And it's why, at Ruby Tuesday, you'll always leave with a smile.
www.ruby-tuesday.com /story.asp   (266 words)

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