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CNET
Man seeking robot: One inventor's quest to cure lonelinesskids leave home, Hayashi had a void to fill. He's doing that by creating a robo
Man seeking robot: One inventor's quest to cure loneliness
CNET / Posted 9 hours ago
kids leave home, Hayashi had a void to fill. He's doing that by creating a robot that could serve as a true companion. "We all feel lonely," Hayashi said. "We lie if we say we don't." Hayashi's ambitions for artificial intelligence and social... Read more
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The Washington Times
I don’t want my son serving under a ‘President’ Hillary Clintonbeing turned away from the White House because they were in uniform. “We don’t
I don’t want my son serving under a ‘President’ Hillary Clinton
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
being turned away from the White House because they were in uniform. “We don’t want your kind here,” a flag officer was allegedly told by a junior Clinton staffer. Bill Clinton was the only president in history where the Chiefs of Staff had to... Read more
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Animation World Network
Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires Titmouse Feature, ‘Nerdland’opportunity to work with Samuel Goldwyn Films on the release of Nerdland extend
Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires Titmouse Feature, ‘Nerdland’
Animation World Network / Posted 2 days ago
opportunity to work with Samuel Goldwyn Films on the release of Nerdland extends the pride and satisfaction we’ve all felt throughout the process of making this movie. We couldn’t be happier,” said producer Gavin Polone. Nerdland is the... Read more
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Junkee
Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Is Auctioning Off The Right To Punch Him In The Faceknown for gouging the price of lifesaving HIV medication, has one of the most p
Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Is Auctioning Off The Right To Punch Him In The Face
Junkee / Posted 3 days ago
known for gouging the price of lifesaving HIV medication, has one of the most punchable faces on the entire planet, after all. So here’s the good news: all you need is a spare 80k, and you could get the chance to make that dream a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
50 years since final curtain came down on legendary showman Billy Smart’s lifeto get “bums on seats.’’ Throughout September 1966, the East Anglian Daily Time
50 years since final curtain came down on legendary showman Billy Smart’s life
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
to get “bums on seats.’’ Throughout September 1966, the East Anglian Daily Times and Evening Star reported on a string of stunts aimed at ensuring maximum publicity. As well as the elephant parade, these included a visit by a clown to Anglesea... Read more
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WA Today
'Most influential person in China' accused of being its 'biggest con man'Beijing: Chen Guangbiao's business card says it all. "Most Influential Person
'Most influential person in China' accused of being its 'biggest con man'
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing: Chen Guangbiao's business card says it all. "Most Influential Person of China," says the Chinese CEO's card. That's followed by 10 other honorifics, including "China Moral Leader" and "Most Well-known and Beloved Chinese Role... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Most influential person in China' accused of being its 'biggest con man'Beijing: Chen Guangbiao's business card says it all. "Most Influential Person
'Most influential person in China' accused of being its 'biggest con man'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Beijing: Chen Guangbiao's business card says it all. "Most Influential Person of China," says the Chinese CEO's card. That's followed by 10 other honorifics, including "China Moral Leader" and "Most Well-known and Beloved Chinese Role... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Reality bites: Where ratings are keymany viewers wondering - was that for real? On the controversial episode on Tu
Reality bites: Where ratings are key
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
many viewers wondering - was that for real? On the controversial episode on Tuesday, Julia Sloane was caught off-camera calling Michelle Blanchard a "boat n*****". Though Sloane insisted she meant no harm and apologised, the "throwaway comment"... Read more
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Orange County Register
Phylicia Rashad directs a powerful, tender 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom' at the Taperworks. The first one he wrote, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” doesn’t seem to get
Phylicia Rashad directs a powerful, tender 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom' at the Taper
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
works. The first one he wrote, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” doesn’t seem to get produced often enough, or indeed often at all here. (The Taper publicity department researched and found only one production of record.) Likely that’s because the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
IrrigationNZ ‘dams’ Ruataniwha mythsaround the Hawke’s Bay community generated by outside protagonists needs correc
IrrigationNZ ‘dams’ Ruataniwha myths
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
around the Hawke’s Bay community generated by outside protagonists needs correcting. Hawke’s Bay residents deserve to have all the information as they consider their future,” says IrrigationNZ CEO Andrew Curtis.Among the fictitious myths that... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketingworld poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Bank
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketing
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
world poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Banksy in Banging Your Head Against a Brick Wall He may be openly and vocally anti-commercial and anti-establishment and considers himself an anarchist, but there is no... Read more
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The News-Times
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketingworld poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Bank
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketing
The News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
world poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Banksy in Banging Your Head Against a Brick Wall He may be openly and vocally anti-commercial and anti-establishment and considers himself an anarchist, but there is no... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketingworld poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Bank
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketing
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
world poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Banksy in Banging Your Head Against a Brick Wall He may be openly and vocally anti-commercial and anti-establishment and considers himself an anarchist, but there is no... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketingworld poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Bank
How to Be Like Banksy and Reap Massive Exposure Through Guerilla Marketing
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
world poverty, you can make someone smile while they're having a piss. -- Banksy in Banging Your Head Against a Brick Wall He may be openly and vocally anti-commercial and anti-establishment and considers himself an anarchist, but there is no... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cops quietly turn microscope on front-line officer conductPublicity stunts rely on publicity, obviously. So when the Calgary Police Serv
Cops quietly turn microscope on front-line officer conduct
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Publicity stunts rely on publicity, obviously. So when the Calgary Police Service very quietly places three of its front-line units under the microscope, to determine if officers in the riskiest jobs are responding in a way that emphasizes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim Being Held Hostage By Lunatics, Economic Terroristsfollower of Evan Mawarire, LadyKris Tina, posted a detailed video on Facebook e
Zim Being Held Hostage By Lunatics, Economic Terrorists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
follower of Evan Mawarire, LadyKris Tina, posted a detailed video on Facebook expressing deep dissatisfaction with the so-called #ThisFlag. LadyKris Tina was evidently frustrated that the citizens' movement had been hijacked and she said that when... Read more
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Fortune
Ben & Jerry’s Puts Its Own Ice Cream Flavors on ‘Endangered Pints’ List Due to Climate Changefavorite pints like Chunky Monkey and Phish Food take a strong environmental st
Ben & Jerry’s Puts Its Own Ice Cream Flavors on ‘Endangered Pints’ List Due to Climate Change
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
favorite pints like Chunky Monkey and Phish Food take a strong environmental stand, just their latest in a history of civically-minded publicity stunts. “Pretty soon you could be seeing shortages of your favorite foods, including – gasp! – Ben &... Read more
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/Film
A Blair Witch Publicity Stunt Has Made Austin Pretty CreepySeventeen years after it first hit theaters, The Blair Witch Project remains a
A Blair Witch Publicity Stunt Has Made Austin Pretty Creepy
/Film / Posted 15 days ago
Seventeen years after it first hit theaters, The Blair Witch Project remains a genuinely creepy, intentionally frustrating, and unforgettable film that sets a high bar for found footage horror movie in general. However, the film’s legacy extends... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
WYLA 97.5 finds its focus in Charleston's legit music sceneIf you could launch a radio station, what song would you play first? For many,
WYLA 97.5 finds its focus in Charleston's legit music scene
Charleston City Paper / Posted 17 days ago
If you could launch a radio station, what song would you play first? For many, making that call could result in a slight spiral into insanity. But for Kevin Crothers, station manager at the Charleston County Public Library's (CCPL) WYLA 97.5 FM,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into historySamuel Bawlf converted dilapidated warehouses into commercially viable building
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into history
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Samuel Bawlf converted dilapidated warehouses into commercially viable buildings, preserving the historic core of downtown Victoria so beloved by tourists today. His private success led to a brief but notable stint in public service after he won... Read more
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New Kerala
Jharkhand at bottom of Swachh table; government red-faced - newkerala.com #117218needs to be done to clean up Jharkhand. And the opposition is gunning for the R
Jharkhand at bottom of Swachh table; government red-faced - newkerala.com #117218
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
needs to be done to clean up Jharkhand. And the opposition is gunning for the Raghubar Das government even as it makes tall promises and issues advertisements on its 'achievements'. The survey -- which was conducted by the National Sample... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Nothing new came from Dr. Bawumia’s lecturealso boosted under him. Kufuor didn’t add anything new. So, any fundamental att
Nothing new came from Dr. Bawumia’s lecture
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 22 days ago
also boosted under him. Kufuor didn’t add anything new. So, any fundamental attempt to do politics with such facilities falls flat). The lecture itself can be summed up as the usual humdrum, a rehashed litany of half-truths, abject lies, and a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security - INEC Buckles, Shifts Edo Gov Pollsis raising dust in the polity, the polls would have been held tomorrow. INEC Na
Security - INEC Buckles, Shifts Edo Gov Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
is raising dust in the polity, the polls would have been held tomorrow. INEC National Commissioner for Voters Education and Publicity, Mr Solomon Atoyebi, anchored the postponement on security concerns at a news briefing in Benin, the Edo State... Read more
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NBC News
Tears of a clown? Red-nose pros says creepy bozos making job hardgig, he'll put on his bright costume, pop a jaunty hat on his head and paint hi
Tears of a clown? Red-nose pros says creepy bozos making job hard
NBC News / Posted 24 days ago
gig, he'll put on his bright costume, pop a jaunty hat on his head and paint his nose a fun shade of red. Then he'll call the police and tell them exactly where he's going and what kind of car he's driving. That's because Monfort, who... Read more
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The Houma Courier
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets itwho was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal alterc
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets it
The Houma Courier / Posted 25 days ago
who was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal altercation, Kemp left; his paperwork completed. All eyes were on Duke. Having hijacked the spotlight, he called an impromptu news conference. Journalists had a choice: Walk... Read more
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The Daily Comet
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets itwho was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal alterc
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets it
The Daily Comet / Posted 25 days ago
who was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal altercation, Kemp left; his paperwork completed. All eyes were on Duke. Having hijacked the spotlight, he called an impromptu news conference. Journalists had a choice: Walk... Read more
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The Houma Courier
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets itwho was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal alterc
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets it
The Houma Courier / Posted 26 days ago
who was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal altercation, Kemp left; his paperwork completed. All eyes were on Duke. Having hijacked the spotlight, he called an impromptu news conference. Journalists had a choice: Walk... Read more
3 related stories
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The Daily Comet
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets itwho was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal alterc
David Duke has been angling for the spotlight for 30 years, and he usually gets it
The Daily Comet / Posted 26 days ago
who was also running for president, as a Democrat. After a brief verbal altercation, Kemp left; his paperwork completed. All eyes were on Duke. Having hijacked the spotlight, he called an impromptu news conference. Journalists had a choice: Walk... Read more
3 related stories
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metro
Who is Keith Vaz, the MP caught up in a drug and escorts scandal?Keith Vaz told escorts he was a washing machine salesman called Jim (Picture: G
Who is Keith Vaz, the MP caught up in a drug and escorts scandal?
metro / Posted 27 days ago
Keith Vaz told escorts he was a washing machine salesman called Jim (Picture: Getty Images) Keith Vaz has stepped down as chairman of the Home Affairs Committee after being accused of paying for the services of two male escorts. The married Labour... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Felton Mine: Expect govt to ride in on white horseYOUR SAY: Federal and Queensland Labor continue with their publicity stunts. F
Felton Mine: Expect govt to ride in on white horse
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
YOUR SAY: Federal and Queensland Labor continue with their publicity stunts. Firstly the Felton Valley matter. Of course Dr Anthony Lynham has approved further activity. You will see this matter ramp up with protests and then all of sudden out of... Read more

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