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ANCHOR. A measure containing ten gallons. Lex, Mereatoria.

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If you're one of the many people who enjoy Anchorman 2 ...
Actor Will Ferrell attends the "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" US premiere at Beacon Theatre on December 15, 2013 in New York City (AFP Photo/Rob Kim)
@kimhowells Am I the only person who hates anchorman @EloquentParrot Well...today was good!
On Friday, the ninth of July in 2004, Paramount Pictures released a film with a $26 million budget (5) titled Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.
"Some people are calling the performance of 'Anchorman' a bit of a disappointment, but it will be a $100 million gross at the end of the day,'' Dergarabedian said.
Anchorman The Legend of Ron Burgundy, released in 2004, had enough one-liners to turn it into a cult hit.
The original Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy took a while to take off but gradually attained cult status.
Probably the most willfully absurd, go-for-broke major studio comedy since "Airplane!" the first "Anchorman" was a treasure trove of catehphrases and memes culled from Burgundy's tongue-twisting vocal warm-ups, free-associative exclamations and etymologizing of San Diego as "German for a whale's vagina." It was a wonderful role for Ferrell (who co-created the character with MeKay), giving full bloom to the idea at the root of the actor's persona: the regressed man-child whose bravado is less than skin-deep.
Once the globe–trotting programme of promoting Anchorman 2 is completed, Christina ,42, has just one role in mind.
In addition to being just plain funny, the 27-second video perfectly captures the snackable, custom-made social content that is the tent pole of the film's global campaign, led by the studio, Paramount Pictures, and digital-focused shop Zemoga but creatively masterminded by Anchorman 2's talent.
Summary: Gemma Arterton on Hansel and Gretel and wanting a role in Anchorman 2.
On BBC1 Wales on Thursday Jamie Owens is the anchorman for the channel's coverage, with analysis from political editor Betsan Powys, Professor Laura McAllister and Rhun ap Iorwerth.