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Entertainment Publications and Military.com Welcome Returning U.S. Soldiers Home with a Gift of Savings

Sunday, February 27, 2005 - 19:41

Entertainment Publications -- the industry leader in consumer savings merchant promotions -- today announced that Entertainment and Military Advantage will give soldiers returning from Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) the gift of savings with free one-year subscriptions to the Military Advantage Discount Club.

Best known for the popular Entertainment® book and its industry-leading savings website, http://www.entertainment.com/ , the company offers a co- branded online savings subscription -- called the Military Advantage Discount Club -- to all Military.com members. Military.com offers resources to the more than 30 million Americans with military affinity, including Active Duty personnel, Reservists, Guard Members, Veterans and family members.

This discount club, which includes an online membership and a membership card for significant savings on travel, normally costs $29.95 a year.

Soldiers returning to Schofield Barracks, located on Oahu in Hawaii, will have an opportunity to register for free memberships at an Entertainment/Military.com tent set up near the point at which they disembark. More than 10,000 U.S. soldiers from both Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom are slated to return to this, Hawaii's largest U.S. Army post, throughout the coming weeks.

"We all have such a tremendous amount of gratitude and respect for all of these men and women who have made so many sacrifices to keep Americans safe," said Alan Bittker, president and CEO of Entertainment Publications. "Giving each of these returning soldiers an opportunity to save money on all the things they love to do now that they're back in the states is just a very small way for us to say thank you."

About the Military Advantage Discount Club

Like Entertainment's online savings subscription (available at http://www.entertainment.com/ ), the Military Advantage Discount Club provides members access to discounts of up to 50% on everything from restaurants, hotels and movies to grocery shopping and dry cleaning. It also features significant discounts at popular national retailers like Pizza Hut, Sam Goody, Mrs. Fields and The Sharper Image.

The Military Advantage Discount Club also gives military personnel, veterans and their families access to a number of additional member benefits, including:

  *  Ability to make discounted travel reservations online;
  *  Ability to purchase movie tickets at up to a 50% savings online;
  *  Access to maps to merchant locations; and
  *  Email alerts about new local and online offers.

Bittker said that Entertainment and Military.com would be giving the free memberships to returning soldiers through July 4, 2005.

About Entertainment Publications

Headquartered in Troy, Mich., Entertainment Publications is the industry leader in consumer savings and merchant promotions. The company is best known for the popular Entertainment® book and its industry-leading website, http://www.entertainment.com/ . These products comprise a membership savings package that offers consumers 50% savings on the things they do every day -- from dining out to movies to grocery shopping to car repairs -- and up to 70% off at nearly 10,000 hotels worldwide. More than eight million memberships are sold annually.

Founded in Detroit, Mich., in 1962, Entertainment Publications has expanded to serve more than 160 major markets and does business with approximately 65,000 local merchants and national retailers representing 215,000 North American locations.

Entertainment Publications is a part of IAC Local and Media Services, an operating business of IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ: IACI).

About Military Advantage & Military.com

Founded in 1999, Military Advantage, Inc. owns and operates Military.com, the largest online military destination serving 4 million members, including active duty personnel, reservists, guard members, retirees, veterans, family members, defense workers and those considering military careers. Military.com enables the 30 million Americans with military affinity to access their benefits, advance their careers, enjoy military discounts, and stay connected for life. Military Advantage develops efficient affinity marketing and communications programs for government agencies and companies serving this market. Military Advantage is a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide, Inc. More information on the company is available at http://www.military.com/ .

About Monster Worldwide

Founded in 1967, Monster Worldwide, Inc. (formerly TMP Worldwide Inc.) is the online recruitment leader and the parent company of Monster, the leading global careers website. Monster Worldwide is also the parent company of TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, one of the world's largest Recruitment Advertising agency networks, and TMP Worldwide Directional Marketing, the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency and a provider of direct marketing services. Headquartered in New York with approximately 5,000 employees in 26 countries, the Company's clients include more than 90 of the Fortune 100 and approximately 465 of the Fortune 500 companies. Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST) is a member of the S&P 500 Index. More information about the company is available at http://www.monsterworldwide.com/ .

Special Note: Safe Harbor Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Except for historical information contained herein, the statements made in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties, including statements regarding Monster Worldwide, Inc.'s strategic direction, prospects and future results. Certain factors, including factors outside of Monster Worldwide's control, may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements, including economic and other conditions in the markets in which Monster Worldwide operates, risks associated with acquisitions, competition, seasonality and the other risks discussed in Monster Worldwide's Form 10-K and other filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which discussions are incorporated in this release by reference.

SOURCE: Entertainment Publications

CONTACT: Yosi Heber of Entertainment Publications, +1-248-404-1306, or
yheber@entertainment.com

Web site: http://www.entertainment.com/
http://www.military.com/
http://www.monsterworldwide.com/

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