ert ert

Definition(s):

  • (n) the coordinated universal time when an event is received on Earth

Usage(s):

  1. I know a little man both ept and ert.
  2. ert Baden-Powell, the British military hero who founded the Boy Scouts, had an intense interest in teenage boys and their bodies.
  3. ert Einstein never did like the idea of antigravity.

News

  1. Greece Shuts Down Public Broadcaster ERT, But Journalists Keep Streaming News

    In a surprise move, the Greek government abruptly closed public broadcaster ERT on Tuesday. According to the network, 2,656 employees have been laid off as a result. TV screens went dark in the evening, but journalists from the broadcaster remained defiant, continuing to stream live news programming throughout the night as protesters gathered in front of ERT’s Athens headquarters. A live stream ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Greece suspends state broadcaster ERT: reports

    MADRID (MarketWatch) -- The Greek government shut down its state broadcaster, the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT), putting 2,500 employees out of work and triggering thousands to protest outside ERT's headquarters. The BBC reported that viewers watched the main TV channel go black on Tuesday evening. ERT , which runs three domestic TV channels, four national radio stations, three ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Market Watch

  3. Greece Shuts Down State Broadcaster ERT

    In a surprise move that angered labor unions, the coalition government said the state-run broadcaster, ERT, was a “haven of waste.”
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. ERT Chairman Jorma Ollila, Chairman of Shell and Nokia, stated that "Companies of ERT members sustain around 6.6 million jobs in the region and our industries are highly dependent on access to a skilled MST workforce. MST is the basis for innovation...
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Jorma Ollila Source: MarketWatch

  2. ...who decided that the telethon money should go to a hospital that turned out to be fictitious, the president of ERT/NET, the TV station that broadcast the program, Vangelis Panagopoulos, told JTA that "ERT does not organize these things but...
    on Jul 12, 2009 By: Vangelis Source: Jewish Telegraphic Agency

  3. "I feel very healthy," Magnússon said. "But when I go back to Iceland for a day, people come up to me and say, 'Egg-ert, you look very tired, you should get some holiday.' No time for that now. Maybe a weekend away later in the year....
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Eggert Magnusson Source: Times Online

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