THE WIZARD OF OZ

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Mt. Pleasant News
Parson to Person - Taking care of you - By ROBERT WAMER, Youth and Outreach Ministry Coordinator, St. Alphonsusand Outreach Ministry Coordinator, St. Alphonsus | Sep 30, 2016 The other nigh
Parson to Person - Taking care of you - By ROBERT WAMER, Youth and Outreach Ministry Coordinator, St. Alphonsus
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 19 hours ago
and Outreach Ministry Coordinator, St. Alphonsus | Sep 30, 2016 The other night my wife and I were watching the movie, “The Wizard of Oz” and what Judy Garland’s character, of Dorothy said struck me as worthy of further reflection. “Someplace... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Alresford residents say farewell to rector Rev Phil Collins with scarecrow festival and concertwhich Mr Collins has served for 14 years. Mr Collins, the vicar since 2002, jo
Alresford residents say farewell to rector Rev Phil Collins with scarecrow festival and concert
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
which Mr Collins has served for 14 years. Mr Collins, the vicar since 2002, joined in to sing the Scarecrow song from The Wizard of Oz accompanied by the Sunshine Singers from Sun Hill Infant and Junior Schools. Also taking part were the St... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat to ballroom to life on the stagewas destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “
Ballarat to ballroom to life on the stage
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
was destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’s one of those things. Mum took me to see The Wizard of Oz when I was about six and ever since then I became obsessed with it. Apart from hiding behind the chair... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat to ballroom to life on the stagewas destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “
Ballarat to ballroom to life on the stage
The Courier / Posted yesterday
was destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’s one of those things. Mum took me to see The Wizard of Oz when I was about six and ever since then I became obsessed with it. Apart from hiding behind the chair... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer LuckeyPalmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtua
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer Luckey
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Palmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality, is in a bad place. Matt Weinberger Business Insider In one week, he's gone from being the enigmatic, shockingly young head of a company that Facebook acquired... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer LuckeyPalmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtua
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer Luckey
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Palmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality, is in a bad place. Matt Weinberger Business Insider In one week, he's gone from being the enigmatic, shockingly young head of a company that Facebook acquired... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer LuckeyPalmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtua
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer Luckey
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Palmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality, is in a bad place. Matt Weinberger Business Insider In one week, he's gone from being the enigmatic, shockingly young head of a company that Facebook acquired... Read more
54 related stories
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Business Insider
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer LuckeyPalmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtua
Facebook's $2 billion bet on the future is in jeopardy because of Palmer Luckey
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Palmer Luckey, the millionaire brain behind Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality, is in a bad place. In one week, he's gone from being the enigmatic, shockingly young head of a company that Facebook acquired for billions of dollars to being... Read more
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Rappler
Kaylee Manns: Bali Pure's jet-setter looks to help the team winPhilippines – "Funny, mom, I don't think I am in Kansas anymore." Reprising th
Kaylee Manns: Bali Pure's jet-setter looks to help the team win
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
Philippines – "Funny, mom, I don't think I am in Kansas anymore." Reprising that classic line from the Wizard of Oz was Kaylee Manns, who hails from Topeka, Kansas, but has literally traveled the world because of her... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Electing to create: Central Coast artists make a statement on everything from The Donald to the local housing crisisa jail filled with Mexicans and Muslims. The crowd goes wild. “I was kind of t
Electing to create: Central Coast artists make a statement on everything from The Donald to the local housing crisis
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 2 days ago
a jail filled with Mexicans and Muslims. The crowd goes wild. “I was kind of thinking of the wizard behind the curtain in the Wizard of Oz. He’s this little baby, he has this big façade, and the reason why people like him is he pushes these... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAa jail filled with Mexicans and Muslims. The crowd goes wild. “I was kind of t
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 2 days ago
a jail filled with Mexicans and Muslims. The crowd goes wild. “I was kind of thinking of the wizard behind the curtain in The Wizard of Oz. He’s this little baby, he has this big façade, and the reason why people like him is he pushes these... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Birthers and the wallwhat he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this al
Birthers and the wall
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
what he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this all sounds like and looks like the scene in the Wizard of Oz when the truth is known and the curtain came off of the noise maker behind the curtain. Oh, did I mention... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Birthers and the wallwhat he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this al
Birthers and the wall
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 2 days ago
what he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this all sounds like and looks like the scene in the Wizard of Oz when the truth is known and the curtain came off of the noise maker behind the curtain. Oh, did I mention... Read more
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CNET
Use your eyes, voice -- and thoughts -- to replace passwordsI mentally run through the first 12 seconds of "The Merry Old Land of Oz," whic
Use your eyes, voice -- and thoughts -- to replace passwords
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
I mentally run through the first 12 seconds of "The Merry Old Land of Oz," which I sang in a middle school production of "The Wizard of Oz." I hear the song in words and notes, but the computer sees a long string of numbers. For three years,... Read more
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Philly.com
Federal judge overturns DRPA contract, questions the secrecy of bid processexactly who decided that Alpha was not responsible. "This testimony depicts th
Federal judge overturns DRPA contract, questions the secrecy of bid process
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
exactly who decided that Alpha was not responsible. "This testimony depicts the decision-maker as the apparition of the Wizard of Oz before the curtain is thrown open. Only here, the curtain remains closed tight," Hillman wrote, suggesting... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Get out and enjoy lifeThe Cedars is located at 4145 Old Canton Rd. in Jackson. The Center Players Co
Get out and enjoy life
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
The Cedars is located at 4145 Old Canton Rd. in Jackson. The Center Players Community Theatre in Madison presents “The Wizard of Oz” Sept. 29-Oct. 2 at the Madison Square Center for the Arts. For tickets ($12-$15) and information, the... Read more
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Al.com
World Games CEO visits Birmingham, meets board, says there's 'a lot to do'It sounded like a great idea at the time. Really, really great. The World Game
World Games CEO visits Birmingham, meets board, says there's 'a lot to do'
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
It sounded like a great idea at the time. Really, really great. The World Games! In Birmingham! Four thousand athletes from around the world! Thirty-six (or so) sports! Two-hundred-and-fifty million dollars (give or take) flowing into our economy... Read more
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The Border Mail
From Ballarat to ballroom to life on stagedestined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’
From Ballarat to ballroom to life on stage
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’s one of those things. Mum took me to see The Wizard of Oz when I was about six and ever since then I became obsessed with it. Apart from hiding behind the chair... Read more
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The Courier
From Ballarat to ballroom to life on stagedestined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’
From Ballarat to ballroom to life on stage
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
destined for the stage after being impressed by music theatre as a child. “It’s one of those things. Mum took me to see The Wizard of Oz when I was about six and ever since then I became obsessed with it. Apart from hiding behind the chair... Read more
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Daily Journal
Judge: DRPA contract policies need reformJudge Noel Hillman also criticized “a complete lack of transparency” at the DRP
Judge: DRPA contract policies need reform
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Judge Noel Hillman also criticized “a complete lack of transparency” at the DRPA, comparing its unknown decision-makers to the Wizard of Oz working unseen “before the curtain is thrown open.” “Only here, the curtain remains closed,” said... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Magnificent Sevenof the original throughout the '60s, when it became a mainstay of network tele
The Magnificent Seven
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
of the original throughout the '60s, when it became a mainstay of network television — only The Wizard of Oz was broadcast more frequently during that time. introduced a wide audience to a pack... Read more
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SMU Daily Campus
Family weekend presents another successful talent showfor everyone and I’m glad it went so well.” In between each act, a group of fi
Family weekend presents another successful talent show
SMU Daily Campus / Posted 5 days ago
for everyone and I’m glad it went so well.” In between each act, a group of five student emcees and a little dog mimicked the Wizard of Oz and introduced each act with a witty mini scene. The acts ranged from singing, ballroom dancing, country... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Wamego to host OZtoberFest on Saturdayhis family’s lifelong Ozmania and what led him to offer their collection for di
Wamego to host OZtoberFest on Saturday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
his family’s lifelong Ozmania and what led him to offer their collection for display at Wamego’s OZ Museum. ■ 2:30 p.m.: “The Wizard of Oz” telecast will mark its 60th anniversary on Nov. 3. Historian John Fricke will give a presentation on its... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
OZ Museum brings more magicOZ Museum, the crowdfunding campaign appeals for support from what he called “t
OZ Museum brings more magic
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
OZ Museum, the crowdfunding campaign appeals for support from what he called “the larger Oz community.” MGM’s 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz” remains the most viewed film of all time, Stueve said, and the museum attracts thousands of visitors... Read more
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Orange County Register
L.A. Opera's 'MacBeth' could be more with lessThey are constantly surrounded by a gaggle of long-tailed demons that combine G
L.A. Opera's 'MacBeth' could be more with less
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
They are constantly surrounded by a gaggle of long-tailed demons that combine Goya’s gargoyles with the flying monkeys in “The Wizard of Oz” and those slinky felines in “Cats!” At one point they participate in a “ballet” during which they squat... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Birthers and the wallwhat he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this al
Birthers and the wall
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
what he has said as if it has come down from the heavens above. Somehow this all sounds like and looks like the scene in the Wizard of Oz when the truth is known and the curtain came off of the noise maker behind the curtain. Oh, did I mention... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Josh Thomson is New Zealand's funniest man - he just doesn't know it yet"I would stick out in the school plays. I'd get quite weird parts and go to tow
Josh Thomson is New Zealand's funniest man - he just doesn't know it yet
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
"I would stick out in the school plays. I'd get quite weird parts and go to town on them. I did a particularly good lion in The Wizard of Oz. I could sing like an opera singer. People remembered that. People would go, 'You're the guy who sings like... Read more
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MLive.com
Bay City's Sarah Anderson performs in 'OZomeness' during ArtPrizestudents. That is, until CMU faculty member Ricky "Bird" Clarkson offered her t
Bay City's Sarah Anderson performs in 'OZomeness' during ArtPrize
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
students. That is, until CMU faculty member Ricky "Bird" Clarkson offered her the chance to dance in his ArtPrize entry, "The Wizard of OZomeness." "The Wizard of OZomeness" is a street dance twist on the Wizard of Oz. It's a mix of hip-hop,... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Magnificent Sevenof the original throughout the ’60s, when it became a mainstay of network tele
The Magnificent Seven
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 7 days ago
of the original throughout the ’60s, when it became a mainstay of network television — only The Wizard of Oz was broadcast more frequently during that time. introduced a wide audience to a pack... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Writer John Bentley Mays was a noted observer of art and architecturehave no idea. You were leaving the catastrophe, the hatred, the malice. … We us
Writer John Bentley Mays was a noted observer of art and architecture
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
have no idea. You were leaving the catastrophe, the hatred, the malice. … We used to literally sing [a song from] The Wizard of Oz, dancing down Spadina Avenue. Neither of us ever lost that feeling.” The city brought opportunity. Having... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
'The Shoe Magician' is at it againcouple of years ago, I wrote about my favorite pair of shoes. I call them my wi
'The Shoe Magician' is at it again
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
couple of years ago, I wrote about my favorite pair of shoes. I call them my witch’s shoes, because I am sure the witch in “The Wizard of Oz” wore this type of shoe. Black – very pointed toes and a heel just a bit higher than most loafers would... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca: Has it lost it’s mojo?the city stepping up. But here’s the catch: The city isn’t the messiah when it
Manteca: Has it lost it’s mojo?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
the city stepping up. But here’s the catch: The city isn’t the messiah when it comes to job generation. They are more like the Wizard of Oz. One hopes a main reason why the City Council plucked Reyes from her post at San Joaquin County overseeing... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wicked: a musical about the witches of OzGregory Maguire with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Winnie Ho
Wicked: a musical about the witches of Oz
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Gregory Maguire with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by Winnie Holzman, Wicked is an alternative telling of The Wizard of Oz from the perspectives of the so-called Wicked Witch of the West, here given the name Elphaba – after the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Go Bobby GoCity did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what w
Go Bobby Go
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
City did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what we are seeing here is not unlike the scene in The Wizard of Oz where the audience learns that the Wizard is nothing more that a farce. Our mayor, appearing to be just too... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Go Bobby Go -4City did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what w
Go Bobby Go -4
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
City did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what we are seeing here is not unlike the scene in The Wizard of Oz where the audience learns that the Wizard is nothing more that a farce. Our mayor, appearing to be just too... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Go Bobby GoCity did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what w
Go Bobby Go
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
City did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what we are seeing here is not unlike the scene in The Wizard of Oz where the audience learns that the Wizard is nothing more that a farce. Our mayor, appearing to be just too... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Batesville Impact Plan Living Up to Its NameThe Melba a half-block away. The theater — exact age unclear, Joe Shell said —
Batesville Impact Plan Living Up to Its Name
Arkansas Business / Posted 11 days ago
The Melba a half-block away. The theater — exact age unclear, Joe Shell said — opened with a black-tie screening of “The Wizard of Oz” on Aug. 12. The Melba had been in almost continual operation since the 1940s, when its few African-American... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Go Bobby GoCity did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what w
Go Bobby Go
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
City did to the minion tag team to get her PILOT power revoked. I think what we are seeing here is not unlike the scene in The Wizard of Oz where the audience learns that the Wizard is nothing more that a farce. Our mayor, appearing to be just too... Read more
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Bolton News
Eastender's star takes on role for Horwich pantomimeArnold, who appears as the Voice and Image of the Magic Mirror . Victoria Robe
Eastender's star takes on role for Horwich pantomime
Bolton News / Posted 11 days ago
Arnold, who appears as the Voice and Image of the Magic Mirror . Victoria Roberts returns from last years production of The Wizard of Oz to play the evil Wicked Queen alongside singer Robert Brendan as Prince Lorenzo and Kate Greenwood as Snow... Read more
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The State News
Wharton Center to host "Wicked," tickets on sale nowThe Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West" by Gregory Maguire, and com
Wharton Center to host "Wicked," tickets on sale now
The State News / Posted 12 days ago
The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West" by Gregory Maguire, and comes before the events of the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz." It shows the unusual relationship between Elphaba — better known as the Wicked Witch of the West — and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton chooses Obama’s road to fiscal ruinthe party whose presidential nomination she now holds. For any politician, it w
Hillary Clinton chooses Obama’s road to fiscal ruin
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
the party whose presidential nomination she now holds. For any politician, it would be tempting, like the Scarecrow from “The Wizard of Oz,” to choose both to go in both directions. But only in politics and Oz is that possible. Everywhere else,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
40 years ago, the final curtain fell at downtown’s Feeley Theatrematch at the hall in 1938, and comedian Red Buttons, who visited in 1941. Jack
40 years ago, the final curtain fell at downtown’s Feeley Theatre
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
match at the hall in 1938, and comedian Red Buttons, who visited in 1941. Jack Haley, who went on to play the Tin Man in “The Wizard of Oz,” appeared in a 1919 tabloid musical comedy. The Feeley remained the city’s foremost vaudeville house until... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Maher to Trump manager: You're enabling evilseen the wrong Oz in visiting "The Dr. Oz Show." Trump doesn't need a doctor --
Maher to Trump manager: You're enabling evil
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
seen the wrong Oz in visiting "The Dr. Oz Show." Trump doesn't need a doctor -- he needs a brain, Maher said, referring to the Wizard of Oz. Kerry Washington, who plays Washington fixer Olivia Pope on "Scandal," said Conway was good at spin. But... Read more
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Daily Examiner
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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Northern Star
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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Queensland Times
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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News Mail
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments s
You can get a drone to deliver your drugs? What's next?
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
in Australia, it probably won't be long before various government departments send forth drones like the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz. Imagine catching a fish on some remote beach and being buzzed by a Department of Fisheries drone which... Read more
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