Lost in Translation

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Detroit Free Press
Midwest employees frown on emoji trend, survey sayswith the intended goal of letting you know how the sender feels. Alas that isn
Midwest employees frown on emoji trend, survey says
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
with the intended goal of letting you know how the sender feels. Alas that isn’t always how it goes. Things sometimes get lost in translation. Which is why Plovie offered a few tips for using emojiis or emoticons at work: Regardless of the... Read more
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Variety
Francis Ford Coppola Starts Experimental ‘Live Cinema’ Project at UCLAthe Godfather trilogy, “Apocalypse Now,” “American Graffiti,” “The Conversation
Francis Ford Coppola Starts Experimental ‘Live Cinema’ Project at UCLA
Variety / Posted yesterday
the Godfather trilogy, “Apocalypse Now,” “American Graffiti,” “The Conversation,” “Rumble Fish,” “The Cotton Club,” “Lost in Translation,” “The Bling Ring,” “On the Road” and “Life After Beth.” His films have won 16 Oscars, including five... Read more
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Technode
Would You Sell Your Kidney For An iPhone? [Lost In Translation]series, iPhones are still the most expensive smartphone in China. For now, the
Would You Sell Your Kidney For An iPhone? [Lost In Translation]
Technode / Posted yesterday
series, iPhones are still the most expensive smartphone in China. For now, the “kidney machine” label belongs to Apple. ‘Lost In Translation’ is a weekly column that covers netizen-speak from China’s Interwebs. China’s internet slang is a... Read more
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IGN
The Exorcist - "Pilot" Reviewdeveloping its characters so that you wind up caring more for the priests and a
The Exorcist - "Pilot" Review
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
developing its characters so that you wind up caring more for the priests and afflicted family, but there's still so much lost in translation by taking this story to TV as this premiere episode relies more on jump scares to shake the viewer than... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overrunsremember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overruns
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
remember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a great project, but the story somehow was lost in translation,” he said. “Councillors really weren’t told that we lost half the funding … We really didn’t know until... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overrunsremember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overruns
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
remember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a great project, but the story somehow was lost in translation,” he said. “Councillors really weren’t told that we lost half the funding … We really didn’t know until... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overrunsremember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a
Council not aware of 3-year-old cost overruns
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
remember being very excited about getting the federal funding for this. It’s a great project, but the story somehow was lost in translation,” he said. “Councillors really weren’t told that we lost half the funding … We really didn’t know until... Read more
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IGN
BoJack Horseman: Season 3 Reviewconflict from weird, interesting angles. One standout episode plays out almost
BoJack Horseman: Season 3 Review
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
conflict from weird, interesting angles. One standout episode plays out almost like a silent film take on Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation. What little dialogue there is is completely muffled, and only the bouncy instrumental score remains to... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Bojack Horseman' Is TV's Darkest, Smartest Sitcombrilliance that hold an emotional gut-punch for the climax. In one, Bojack atte
'Bojack Horseman' Is TV's Darkest, Smartest Sitcom
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
brilliance that hold an emotional gut-punch for the climax. In one, Bojack attends a film festival under the sea, a sort of Lost in Translation parody in which everyone is speaking an unintelligible fish language. A series of Buster Keaton-esque... Read more
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Variety
‘Baskets’ Emmy Nominee Louie Anderson on the Role of His Careerinner life of the kind of people who aren’t fancy enough to get a movie made ab
‘Baskets’ Emmy Nominee Louie Anderson on the Role of His Career
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
inner life of the kind of people who aren’t fancy enough to get a movie made about their inner life,” Krisel says of his “Lost in Translation”-inspired plans for Christine. “That’s some interesting drama: the lady at Costco and what’s going on for... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
These airplane safety videos get the Hollywood treatmentand TV series True Blood. Faris is currently starring in the CBS series Mom, a
These airplane safety videos get the Hollywood treatment
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
and TV series True Blood. Faris is currently starring in the CBS series Mom, and has appeared in blockbusters like Lost in Translation and Scary Movie. Darby is best known as Murray from HBO’s Flight of the Conchords. This is not the first... Read more
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Philly.com
Devon Horse Show chief says he was 'boisterous,' not drunkclarifying that he was not drunk "that evening." His attorney, Buck Riley. said
Devon Horse Show chief says he was 'boisterous,' not drunk
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
clarifying that he was not drunk "that evening." His attorney, Buck Riley. said that Grafton's original comment had been "lost in translation." The charging officer, Thomas Spurlock, said police agreed to the plea agreement because it made no... Read more
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The Gadgeteer
MiniWing Camile R100 bicycle camera & GPS reviewall I got was this screen: Clips are Good video clips in albums – view works
MiniWing Camile R100 bicycle camera & GPS review
The Gadgeteer / Posted 3 days ago
all I got was this screen: Clips are Good video clips in albums – view works cancellation I guess some things are lost in translation! The album tab lists the camera and video shots saved locally to the phone, photos and videos stored on... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Garry Marshall Was an Entertainer, Not an Artist — and That's OKfrom co-stars Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer, and he expanded the play effecti
Critic's Notebook: Garry Marshall Was an Entertainer, Not an Artist — and That's OK
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
from co-stars Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer, and he expanded the play effectively. Some of the anomie may have been lost in translation, but the added bursts of humor were welcome. Throughout his career Marshall demonstrated his love of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NBA: Basketball legend Yao Ming makes Dunedin appearance- Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the c
NBA: Basketball legend Yao Ming makes Dunedin appearance
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
- Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the culture - yet his name, of all things, was lost in translation. "Once everyone started saying it that way, I never corrected them," Ming writes. "I was too... Read more
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Perth Now
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the c
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the culture — yet his name, of all things, was lost in translation. “Once everyone started saying it that way, I never corrected them,” Ming writes. “I was too shy.” With... Read more
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Adelaide Now
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the c
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the culture — yet his name, of all things, was lost in translation. “Once everyone started saying it that way, I never corrected them,” Ming writes. “I was too shy.” With... Read more
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The Courier Mail
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the c
We’ve been getting Yao Ming all wrong
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
— Ming says the Rockets hired a Chinese professor to teach the team about the culture — yet his name, of all things, was lost in translation. “Once everyone started saying it that way, I never corrected them,” Ming writes. “I was too shy.” With... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Enjoy a drink with a viewWith a great cocktail list and a panoramic outlook through Auckland city, Attic
Enjoy a drink with a view
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
With a great cocktail list and a panoramic outlook through Auckland city, Attica is the perfect place to create your own 'Lost in Translation' moment. Attica Bar Queen Street, Auckland City Lovebite #19 See a different side to your city. There... Read more
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Evening Standard
Bayliss’s call gets lost in translation as England crumble at Lord's“aggressive”. He has helped create an exciting, successful side who are enjoyab
Bayliss’s call gets lost in translation as England crumble at Lord's
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
“aggressive”. He has helped create an exciting, successful side who are enjoyable to watch yet sometimes his message seems lost in translation. Cook warns Pakistan their celebrations may come back to haunt them Tune in this Friday for Tom... Read more
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The Forward
Uri Geller and the Case of the Anti-Semitic Pokemonbeen vetted for political correctness. But with a game so abstract, an internat
Uri Geller and the Case of the Anti-Semitic Pokemon
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
been vetted for political correctness. But with a game so abstract, an international community of players, and so much else lost in translation between cultures, the misunderstanding over Koga is bound to be just the beginning. Michael Bennett Cohn... Read more
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Rappler
Ernesto Abella, the man who speaks for President Dutertelayers of contradictory comments, humor, and innuendo. Then there are the mome
Ernesto Abella, the man who speaks for President Duterte
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
layers of contradictory comments, humor, and innuendo. Then there are the moments when the Bisaya-speaking Duterte gets lost in translation when speaking in Tagalog. Abella appreciates the challenge he faces. One habit of Duterte that makes his... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Yasir keeps it simple to bamboozle EnglandHowever, thanks to that training camp in Lahore and that extra week of acclimat
Yasir keeps it simple to bamboozle England
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 9 days ago
However, thanks to that training camp in Lahore and that extra week of acclimatization down in Hampshire, nothing was lost in translation from the hot, arid conditions of the UAE in November, where Yasir picked up 15 wickets at 21.53 in the... Read more
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Billboard
Tomorrowland Is Not Expanding to 2 Weekends in 2017more requests for the local / neighbour tickets than the available tickets… so
Tomorrowland Is Not Expanding to 2 Weekends in 2017
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
more requests for the local / neighbour tickets than the available tickets… so lots of disappointment…” So it's another lost in translation moment for the beloved festival that recently shot down Asia expansion rumors. Still, the Tomorrowland... Read more
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Search Engine Land
4 reasons the world would end at the demise of local SEOyou need food, this map shows the exits past… “ In one ear and out the other (
4 reasons the world would end at the demise of local SEO
Search Engine Land / Posted 9 days ago
you need food, this map shows the exits past… “ In one ear and out the other (not my best daughter move), but it all got lost in translation from her generation to mine. I will just do a “near me” search to find any hospital, rest stop or fast... Read more
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Technode
Do You Have 'Straight Man Cancer'? [Lost In Translation]after making blatantly sexist and offensive comments at the IXDC International
Do You Have 'Straight Man Cancer'? [Lost In Translation]
Technode / Posted 9 days ago
after making blatantly sexist and offensive comments at the IXDC International Experience Design Conference in Beijing. ‘Lost In Translation’ is a weekly column that covers netizen-speak from China’s Interwebs. China’s internet slang is a... Read more
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IGN
Colin Farrell in Talks for Sofia Coppola’s Beguiled RemakeLater this year, Farrell will appear in J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Whe
Colin Farrell in Talks for Sofia Coppola’s Beguiled Remake
IGN / Posted 10 days ago
Later this year, Farrell will appear in J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as a wizard named Graves. Lost in Translation director Coppola is both writing and directing The Beguiled remake, with Youree Henley (The Bling Ring)... Read more
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Variety
Colin Farrell In Talks to Star in Sofia Coppola’s ‘Beguiled’ RemakeI’m not convinced she has anything valuable to say to movie audiences. She has
Colin Farrell In Talks to Star in Sofia Coppola’s ‘Beguiled’ Remake
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
I’m not convinced she has anything valuable to say to movie audiences. She has added nothing to the culture beyond LOST IN TRANSLATION, the only movie which anyone went to see. Flouting her “I’m Sofia Coppola” syndrome, the Japanese couldn’t stand... Read more
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The China Post
Ma encourages Tsai to visit TaipingHe criticized the judges for not visiting the island, despite his invitation. "
Ma encourages Tsai to visit Taiping
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
He criticized the judges for not visiting the island, despite his invitation. "The ruling is unconvincing," Ma said. Lost in Translation Ma also criticized a National Taiwan University professor's article published in the Taipei Times, the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Fighting Islamic State with laughter and a listening earthey wanted to fight back with what they knew best. They are in Arabic, with E
Fighting Islamic State with laughter and a listening ear
Namibia Economist / Posted 10 days ago
they wanted to fight back with what they knew best. They are in Arabic, with English subtitles, though some things are lost in translation. The real Mr Baghdadi is from Iraq, but his parody has an accent that drifts across the region, from... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Greeson: Faux ESPY aside, Missouri has bigger issues than footballa production that big would not try to reach out to the current leaders in the
Greeson: Faux ESPY aside, Missouri has bigger issues than football
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
a production that big would not try to reach out to the current leaders in the program. Whatever. Maybe it actually was lost in translation a bit. This is the ESPYs, which are more Oscar Madison than Oscar in the award show genre. "The ESPYs... Read more
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Aljazeera
What's special about the US-Israel relationship?record, or at best has a poor memory. When President Ronald Reagan accuses Beg
What's special about the US-Israel relationship?
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
record, or at best has a poor memory. When President Ronald Reagan accuses Begin of lying to him, Ross makes the case for "lost in translation"; the president simply misunderstood the Israeli premier. Remember, Israel is always right and its... Read more
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Daily Mail
George and Amal are joined by Bill Murray on family outing in Italyoutdone, Bill sported his best black dinner jacket over a white dress shirt and
George and Amal are joined by Bill Murray on family outing in Italy
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
outdone, Bill sported his best black dinner jacket over a white dress shirt and matching white trousers. The 65-year-old Lost In Translation star looked like the perfect gentleman as he walked alongside a mystery woman while walking to the boat... Read more
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Daily Mail
George and Amal sip his tequila while watching fireworks in Italytheir faces while clutching onto glasses filled with George's Casamigos brand o
George and Amal sip his tequila while watching fireworks in Italy
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
their faces while clutching onto glasses filled with George's Casamigos brand of tequila. Though they were joined by the Lost In Translation star on the bow of the boat, Amal couldn't help but sneak a kiss on her man's cheek while watching the... Read more
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Variety
Francis Ford Coppola Relaunches Zoetrope.Com Site for Short Filmsover 50 films, including the Godfather trilogy, “Apocalypse Now,” “American Gra
Francis Ford Coppola Relaunches Zoetrope.Com Site for Short Films
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
over 50 films, including the Godfather trilogy, “Apocalypse Now,” “American Graffiti,” “Rumble Fish,” “The Cotton Club,” “Lost in Translation,” “The Bling Ring,” “On the Road” and “Life After Beth.” Coppola has won five Oscars and the Irving... Read more
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The Hill
Cancer moonshot: how to get there fasterwe need to standardize how we discuss data. Without a “common language”, we ris
Cancer moonshot: how to get there faster
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
we need to standardize how we discuss data. Without a “common language”, we risk the potential for misunderstanding terms lost in translation. For example, if one is communicating a point in French but the listener only speaks Spanish, he/she may... Read more
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Daily Star
EU boss thinks aliens are worried about Brexit after chat with 'leaders of other planets'was said in jest… there were a couple of chuckles in the background.” The easi
EU boss thinks aliens are worried about Brexit after chat with 'leaders of other planets'
Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
was said in jest… there were a couple of chuckles in the background.” The easiest explanation is that there was something lost in translation. The phrase “plusieurs dirigeants, d’autres planètes” translates as “several leaders of other... Read more
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Babyology
The very best Pinterest baby photo shoot fails in the history of everhow about this beautiful maternity photo shoot where the instructions to “stick
The very best Pinterest baby photo shoot fails in the history of ever
Babyology / Posted 13 days ago
how about this beautiful maternity photo shoot where the instructions to “stick out your belly like Mummy,” were clearly lost in translation. Putting baby into a pumpkin is going to take a little bit of carving skill. But taking a happy snap of... Read more
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Games Radar
Scarlett Johansson on why Black Widow's 'amazing origin' makes the superspy her favourite characterare few who'd deny that Scarlett Johansson is one of the most versatile actress
Scarlett Johansson on why Black Widow's 'amazing origin' makes the superspy her favourite character
Games Radar / Posted 13 days ago
are few who'd deny that Scarlett Johansson is one of the most versatile actresses working today; From Under the Skin to Lost in Translation, she's had a number of great roles throughout her 20 year career. As such, it's no surprise that she... Read more
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The Irish Times
What can we do about masculinity in crisis?advances, it will spell doom for men. How the central tenet – that feminism wil
What can we do about masculinity in crisis?
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
advances, it will spell doom for men. How the central tenet – that feminism will in fact benefit everyone in society – got lost in translation is anyone’s guess. Yet here we are. Depending on where you look, the cold war between the sexes has... Read more
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The Irish Times
Hurtful shots at men have no place in the fight for equalityadvances, it will spell doom for men. How the central tenet – that feminism wil
Hurtful shots at men have no place in the fight for equality
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
advances, it will spell doom for men. How the central tenet – that feminism will in fact benefit everyone in society – got lost in translation is anyone’s guess. Yet here we are. Depending on where you look, the cold war between the sexes has... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Wolff: Saga over Lauda's Hamilton claims now closedblack and white person. He had a discussion and things were said, maybe they we
Wolff: Saga over Lauda's Hamilton claims now closed
Motorsport.com / Posted 14 days ago
black and white person. He had a discussion and things were said, maybe they were misquoted, maybe they were lost in translation, clearly there wasn't any bad will in there. "And he set the record straight. At the end the... Read more
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Technode
[Lost In Translation] What Chinese Netizens Mean When They Talk About "Chicken Soup"a report released last October by Tencent, post-60’s WeChat users were identifi
[Lost In Translation] What Chinese Netizens Mean When They Talk About "Chicken Soup"
Technode / Posted 15 days ago
a report released last October by Tencent, post-60’s WeChat users were identified as big fans of ‘chicken soup’ essays. ‘Lost In Translation’ is a weekly column that covers netizen-speak from China’s Interwebs. China’s internet slang is a... Read more
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Animation World Network
Disney’s ‘Jungle Book’ Lands on Blu-ray August 30as well as the musicians who accent the adventure with a majestic music score.
Disney’s ‘Jungle Book’ Lands on Blu-ray August 30
Animation World Network / Posted 17 days ago
as well as the musicians who accent the adventure with a majestic music score. The all-star cast includes Bill Murray (Lost in Translation) as the voice of Baloo, Sir Ben Kingsley (Learning to Drive,The Walk) as Bagheera and Lupita Nyong’o (12... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Garage stars ready to take stagefunk band that's coming as well.” The rest of the series line-up includes Remi
Garage stars ready to take stage
Sarnia Observer / Posted 17 days ago
funk band that's coming as well.” The rest of the series line-up includes Reminiscence on July 15, Roundhouse July 22 and Lost in Translation July 29. All concerts are free to the public and start at 7 p.m. every Friday. Get Out of the Garage is... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
A Clockwork Kubrickand decadence in early 20th-century Vienna, Kubrick's updated, New York-set ver
A Clockwork Kubrick
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
and decadence in early 20th-century Vienna, Kubrick's updated, New York-set version with Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman got lost in translation in more ways than one, and flopped in the U.S. and England. Though intended as a vision of a modern hell... Read more
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Philly.com
Dave Chappelle triumphs at Fishtown's new Punch Line Philly comedy clubwith the crowd. One of the benefits of watching a comedian of Chapelle’s statur
Dave Chappelle triumphs at Fishtown's new Punch Line Philly comedy club
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
with the crowd. One of the benefits of watching a comedian of Chapelle’s stature at a venue of Punch Line’s size is what’s lost in translation during at a big arena show. He interacted with the crowd, especially a couple up in the front row,... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSWsupply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSW
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
supply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on a form and it's probably not checked. What's lost in translation is people think once they've been working for two years, people forget that they haven't been through the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSWsupply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSW
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
supply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on a form and it's probably not checked. What's lost in translation is people think once they've been working for two years, people forget that they haven't been through the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSWsupply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on
'Too much work' to fix loophole that could 'open the door to paedophiles teaching' in NSW
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
supply your Working with Children number, but you literally just write that on a form and it's probably not checked. What's lost in translation is people think once they've been working for two years, people forget that they haven't been through the... Read more
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