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The New Yorker
AtonementLeft: Margaret Kachadoorian and her only surviving child, Nora, in Glendale, Ca
Atonement
The New Yorker / Posted an hour ago
Left: Margaret Kachadoorian and her only surviving child, Nora, in Glendale, California. Margaret’s husband and two sons were killed by U.S. marines in Iraq in 2003. Right: Lu Lobello, a former marine in the company that opened fire on the... Read more
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The New Yorker
BirdsongThe woman, a stranger, was looking at me. In the glare of the hot afternoon, in
Birdsong
The New Yorker / Posted an hour ago
The woman, a stranger, was looking at me. In the glare of the hot afternoon, in the swirl of motorcycles and hawkers, she was looking down at me from the back seat of her jeep. Her stare was too direct, not sufficiently vacant. She was not merely... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nike off the starting blockPublisher: Simon & Schuster My appointment at Onitsuka was early the next morn
Nike off the starting block
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Publisher: Simon & Schuster My appointment at Onitsuka was early the next morning, so I lay down immediately on the tatami mat. But I was too excited to sleep. I rolled around on the mat most of the night, and at dawn I rose wearily and stared at my... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Rangers Q&A: Stewart Robertson on Club 1872, Hampden, Hibs, the Billy Boys, the SPFL and Mark WarburtonSTEWART ROBERTSON helped launch Club 1872 at Ibrox on Thursday as several Range
Rangers Q&A: Stewart Robertson on Club 1872, Hampden, Hibs, the Billy Boys, the SPFL and Mark Warburton
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
STEWART ROBERTSON helped launch Club 1872 at Ibrox on Thursday as several Rangers supporter groups came together as one organisation. It is the latest development in an ever changing Gers story and here the Light Blues Managing Director talks fans,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tejano stars, hundreds of fans honor Emilio Navaira during funeral in downtown San AntonioSAN ANTONIO — Music filled San Fernando Cathedral Monday as more than a thousan
Tejano stars, hundreds of fans honor Emilio Navaira during funeral in downtown San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — Music filled San Fernando Cathedral Monday as more than a thousand friends and fans of Tejano icon Emilio Navaira gathered for his funeral Mass in the heart of downtown San Antonio. Among the voices raised were those of Tejano stars... Read more
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The Irish Times
How to Learn Irish in Seventeen Steps, by Roisín O’DonnellStep 1: Receive a letter with a fish jumping through a turquoise box in one cor
How to Learn Irish in Seventeen Steps, by Roisín O’Donnell
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Step 1: Receive a letter with a fish jumping through a turquoise box in one corner. Unfold heavy blue-lined paper, translate neat black font into Portuguese and laugh. Condicional? They have got to be kidding. A Chara, Ms Luana Paula de Silva, thank... Read more
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The Christian Post
When the Good News Doesn't Feel Good Enough: My Search for a 'Very Good Gospel'Lisa Sharon Harper is Senior Director of Mobilizing for Sojourners. More than
When the Good News Doesn't Feel Good Enough: My Search for a 'Very Good Gospel'
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
Lisa Sharon Harper is Senior Director of Mobilizing for Sojourners. More than ten years ago, I took a pilgrimage that changed my life. At its conclusion, I found myself with one haunting question: If I were to share my understanding of the gospel... Read more
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iol.co.za
Surely the FA Cup still means something?It had an almost magical appeal, didn’t it? The FA Cup final at Wembley. The me
Surely the FA Cup still means something?
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
It had an almost magical appeal, didn’t it? The FA Cup final at Wembley. The mere mention of it and you thought of the Twin Towers and Abide with Me being sung by a hundred-thousand voices. You thought of a white horse holding back thousands of... Read more
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The New Yorker
James O’Keefe Accidentally Stings HimselfAs Dana Geraghty recalls it, March 16th was a “rather quiet Wednesday.” That af
James O’Keefe Accidentally Stings Himself
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
As Dana Geraghty recalls it, March 16th was a “rather quiet Wednesday.” That afternoon, she was in her cubicle at the Open Society Foundations, on West Fifty-seventh Street, where she helps oversee the nonprofit group’s pro-democracy programs in... Read more
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KNAC.COM
2016 MONSTER ENERGY FORT ROCK Recap W/Photos!Thursday, May 19, 2016 @ 8:15 AM Reviewing 2 Days Of Music And Magic- advertise
2016 MONSTER ENERGY FORT ROCK Recap W/Photos!
KNAC.COM / Posted 9 days ago
Thursday, May 19, 2016 @ 8:15 AM Reviewing 2 Days Of Music And Magic- advertisement -All Photos By Travis Failey/Rocket Sports And EntertainmentSaturday, Day 1 The 2016 Monster Energy's Fort Rock Festival at Jet Blue Park in Ft. Myers, FL made its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Baleka Mbete - Commemoration Lecture On Charlotte Manye-MaxekeAddress by Speaker Baleka Mbete (MP) on the occasion of the Commemoration Lectu
Speaker Baleka Mbete - Commemoration Lecture On Charlotte Manye-Maxeke
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Address by Speaker Baleka Mbete (MP) on the occasion of the Commemoration Lecture on Charlotte Manye-Maxeke at the Middledrift Multi-Purpose Centre I am very honoured to be part of today's proceedings that honours Charlotte Manye- Maxeke, as our... Read more
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IGN
Marvel Comics Solicitations for August 2016Time to say goodbye to the Dark Lord of the Sith. Marvel released their full l
Marvel Comics Solicitations for August 2016
IGN / Posted 11 days ago
Time to say goodbye to the Dark Lord of the Sith. Marvel released their full list of solicitations for August 2016 today. Civil War II will continue to rage on in August, with two new one-shots exploring the major fallout of Civil War II #3. Also... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Mind of a WinnerIn 2006, Donald Trump made plans to purchase the Menie Estate, near Aberdeen, S
The Mind of a Winner
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
In 2006, Donald Trump made plans to purchase the Menie Estate, near Aberdeen, Scotland, aiming to convert the dunes and grassland into a luxury golf resort. He and the estate’s owner, Tom Griffin, sat down to discuss the transaction at the Cock &... Read more
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Variety
History Schedules ‘Six,’ El Chapo Documentary, Ozzy Osbourne Series for SummerHistory has unveiled its summer lineup, scheduling documentaries on El Chapo, D
History Schedules ‘Six,’ El Chapo Documentary, Ozzy Osbourne Series for Summer
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
History has unveiled its summer lineup, scheduling documentaries on El Chapo, DB Cooper and Alexander Hamilton, plus a new reality series starring Ozzy Osbourne and his son Jack. The cabler has also announced a premiere date for new scripted drama... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sex Slavery - Four Corners By Reporter Sally Neighbour and Producer Peter Cronau Aroun
Sex Slavery
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
- Four Corners By Reporter Sally Neighbour and Producer Peter Cronau Around Australia there are hundreds of legal brothels. Thousands of women sell their bodies for profit. Now, in a joint Four Corners/The Age special... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russian nanny who decapitated girl, 4, will never go to jail'Smirking' Russian nanny who beheaded girl, 4, and paraded her head in the stre
Russian nanny who decapitated girl, 4, will never go to jail
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
'Smirking' Russian nanny who beheaded girl, 4, and paraded her head in the street will NOT face murder trial as she is 'insane' Gyulchehra Bobokulova decapitated girl she was looking after in February She walked around Moscow with girl's head aloft... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teens sentenced for kidnapping great-grandmotherTeens get combined 20 years prison for stuffing one's great grandmother in a tr
Teens sentenced for kidnapping great-grandmother
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Teens get combined 20 years prison for stuffing one's great grandmother in a trunk, stealing her car and driving 200 miles Dylan Martin, 17, and Billy J. Underwood, 16, were sentenced on Thursday Martin was sentenced to nine and a half years for... Read more
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chroniclelive
The inside story of Newcastle United's dismal relegation - and the lessons they have to learnNewcastle United’s relegation was a tale of missed opportunities and failed jud
The inside story of Newcastle United's dismal relegation - and the lessons they have to learn
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
Newcastle United’s relegation was a tale of missed opportunities and failed judgement. A combination of self-interest and self-denial combined to demote them in just the season when their participation in the Premier League was essential. Here is... Read more
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Daily Mail
NY Times chief executive Mark Thompson faces discrimination claimsNew York Times chief executive Mark Thompson faces fresh claims he imported 'de
NY Times chief executive Mark Thompson faces discrimination claims
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
New York Times chief executive Mark Thompson faces fresh claims he imported 'deplorable discrimination' from the BBC by paying women SEVEN per cent less than men Women, Latinos and Black people are paid less at the New York Times Ethnic minorities... Read more
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Daily Mail
Penny Lancaster gets snap happy while doting on her lookalike sons... as she revels in family sojourn to Paris alongside husband Rod and his daug
Penny Lancaster gets snap happy while doting on her lookalike sons
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
... as she revels in family sojourn to Paris alongside husband Rod and his daughter Kimberly The biggest names in entertainment have flocked to Cannes as part of the French city's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese SWAT team gun down village killer despite desperate pleas'Don't shoot please, we can persuade him to yield!' Chinese SWAT team gun down
Chinese SWAT team gun down village killer despite desperate pleas
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
'Don't shoot please, we can persuade him to yield!' Chinese SWAT team gun down villager despite desperate pleas from onlookers Man was killed after police fired at his car during a standoff in central China Onlookers can be heard begging the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
School Board Eases Into Superintendent Search Process; Is Divided Over Hiring Of Jill Levine To Top Post; PR Person May Be HiredThe County School Board on Thursday night began easing into a search for a new
School Board Eases Into Superintendent Search Process; Is Divided Over Hiring Of Jill Levine To Top Post; PR Person May Be Hired
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
The County School Board on Thursday night began easing into a search for a new school superintendent with first steps on the process to be taken and qualifications to be sought. Chairman Jonathan Welch said at a work session that the board will... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings60th ANNUAL CONEJO VALLEY DAYS Thursday, May 12, through Sunday, May 15, variou
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
60th ANNUAL CONEJO VALLEY DAYS Thursday, May 12, through Sunday, May 15, various times. The expanded five-day annual event features entertainment for kids, teens and the whole family, including carnival rides, games, live music (with Chevy Metal on... Read more
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Breitbart
‘A World Where Gay Married Couples Can Defend Their Marijuana Fields With Fully Automatic Machine Guns’: Libertarian Candidate Austin Petersen Speaks to Breitbart NewsAustin Petersen once collected me in his Ford pickup, wearing a t-shirt, khaki
‘A World Where Gay Married Couples Can Defend Their Marijuana Fields With Fully Automatic Machine Guns’: Libertarian Candidate Austin Petersen Speaks to Breitbart News
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
Austin Petersen once collected me in his Ford pickup, wearing a t-shirt, khaki shorts, and a baseball cap. We stopped off at a convenience store in the Old Town in Alexandria, Virginia, where he bought a packet of Turkish Gold blend Camels, and... Read more
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Anime News Network
Makoto Shinkai Publishes Kimi no Na wa./your name. Novel Before Film OpensShinkai has previously written novels tied to his 5 Centimeters Per Second and
Makoto Shinkai Publishes Kimi no Na wa./your name. Novel Before Film Opens
Anime News Network / Posted 18 days ago
Shinkai has previously written novels tied to his 5 Centimeters Per Second and The Garden of Words films. In addition, his Voices of a Distant Star and The Place Promised in Our Early Days films have received novelizations by different authors. The... Read more
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San Francisco Bay Guardian
ENDORSEMENTS: Kim for state Senate, Sanders for President, Yes on C ...The Democratic primary season is almost over. It’s almost certain that Hillary
ENDORSEMENTS: Kim for state Senate, Sanders for President, Yes on C ...
San Francisco Bay Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
The Democratic primary season is almost over. It’s almost certain that Hillary Clinton will be the Democratic nominee (and, for the sake of the nation, we hope she will be the next president). But it’s critical that people still go to the polls June... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Europe’s ‘Little Losers’ Became TerroristsKhaled Kelkal, a small but solidly built young man with a shock of dense black
How Europe’s ‘Little Losers’ Became Terrorists
The Atlantic / Posted 19 days ago
Khaled Kelkal, a small but solidly built young man with a shock of dense black curls, entered prison at 19, evincing the sort of defiant frivolity that remains the mark of so many young men of his circumstance, the unwanted Arabs of the French... Read more
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CBS News
Exposing the ISIS killing machineThe following script is from "The Killing Machine" which aired on May 8, 2016.
Exposing the ISIS killing machine
CBS News / Posted 20 days ago
The following script is from "The Killing Machine" which aired on May 8, 2016. Lara Logan is the correspondent. Max McClellan and Richard Butler, producer. American soldiers have been drawn deeper into the war against ISIS and this past week a third... Read more
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SportingNews
Laremy Tunsil draft fiasco offers lesson on need for crisis responseFor Laremy Tunsil, the first night of the NFL Draft was supposed to be a celebr
Laremy Tunsil draft fiasco offers lesson on need for crisis response
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
For Laremy Tunsil, the first night of the NFL Draft was supposed to be a celebration. Instead, it was a public relations nightmare for him, his family and his agent, Steve Farese, when his Twitter account mysteriously posted a video of him smoking... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsFREE COMIC BOOK DAY Saturday, May 7, noon. Celebrate all things comic book at t
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY Saturday, May 7, noon. Celebrate all things comic book at this annual event, putting a spotlight on the local shops and shop owners who bring the characters to the people. Hypno Comics & Games and Ralph’s Comic Corner in Ventura,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"I Don't Know How To Explain It" - Confused Clinton Can't Explain Own Comments To Coal-MinerShe doesn't have to explain squat. The FIX is in. She knows she's a shoo-in for
"I Don't Know How To Explain It" - Confused Clinton Can't Explain Own Comments To Coal-Miner
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
She doesn't have to explain squat. The FIX is in. She knows she's a shoo-in for POTUS. How in the hell was he allowed to face her and ask that question? Why did she and the MSM allow that? Weird. Fraud bitch. Definitely a lying sack of shit. Stupid... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Frosty treatIt sounds redundant, but Disney on Ice has put Disney's Oscar-winning animated
Frosty treat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
It sounds redundant, but Disney on Ice has put Disney's Oscar-winning animated film Frozen -- on ice. Disney on Ice Presents Frozen will be on the frozen floor of North Little Rock's Verizon Arena this week, with performances at 7 p.m.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Boiling Southern Cauldron and the Insults of the Northern GovernorsLast week I wrote an essay titled 'The Road To Kigali' which was widely publish
A Boiling Southern Cauldron and the Insults of the Northern Governors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Last week I wrote an essay titled 'The Road To Kigali' which was widely published. The callous response of the northern governors to the horrendous events in Enugu has compelled me to write this contribution as something of a follow-up. These are... Read more
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Super Sport
Teams must deliver like the LMC By Sam Nnaji As expected the buzz was on again at the weekend when Lagos hos
Teams must deliver like the LMC
Super Sport / Posted 26 days ago
By Sam Nnaji As expected the buzz was on again at the weekend when Lagos hosted its first ever doubleheader. Slumbering Ikorodu United and their neighbors MFM eased past their respective opponents to the admiration... Read more
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The New Yorker
Becoming RadioheadEd O'Brien, Colin Greenwood, Phil Selway, Thom Yorke, and Jonny Greenwood: comb
Becoming Radiohead
The New Yorker / Posted 26 days ago
Ed O'Brien, Colin Greenwood, Phil Selway, Thom Yorke, and Jonny Greenwood: combining boyish riddles with sophisticated musical games.Credit Illustration by Jaime Hernandez On a hot day in May, the city of Bilbao was shaken by a velvety roar, not... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
EndpapersThe Road By Cormac McCarthy Knopf, 241 pp., $24 Even in the small contempora
Endpapers
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 28 days ago
The Road By Cormac McCarthy Knopf, 241 pp., $24 Even in the small contemporary-fiction sub-genre we might call "The Post-Apocalypse Tales," this new book by Cormac McCarthy, master of bleak, blasted landscapes, stands out. It is a wintry, hellish... Read more
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Boston Globe
Coming to a theater near you: sequels, spinoffs, and remakesFriday, May 6 brings us “Captain America: Civil War,” and you know what that me
Coming to a theater near you: sequels, spinoffs, and remakes
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Friday, May 6 brings us “Captain America: Civil War,” and you know what that means: The summer movie season is upon us again. Forget that it’s early May, now begins the annual rite of sequels, spinoffs, remakes, and reboots, all jostling for maximum... Read more
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The Manila Times
Too many voices, too little space, and time is running outApril 30, 2016 12:03 am INTO the last mile of the presidential campaign trail,
Too many voices, too little space, and time is running out
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
April 30, 2016 12:03 am INTO the last mile of the presidential campaign trail, it’s pretty difficult to sift through a deluge of political din in which each voice is contending for attention.... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Dealhacker: The Top 50 DVDs And Blu-rays From JB Hi-Fi's Epic Movie SaleWhen it comes to movies and TV shows, physical media is definitely on its last
Dealhacker: The Top 50 DVDs And Blu-rays From JB Hi-Fi's Epic Movie Sale
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 29 days ago
When it comes to movies and TV shows, physical media is definitely on its last legs. For traditionalists, this just means that prices have never been better! JB Hi-Fi is in the midst of a massive clearance sale with more than 350 DVDs and Blu-rays... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Judge reveals FBI's first question for Hastert: Is your family safe?When FBI agents knocked on the door of Dennis Hastert's Plano home a year and a
Judge reveals FBI's first question for Hastert: Is your family safe?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
When FBI agents knocked on the door of Dennis Hastert's Plano home a year and a half ago, all they knew was that the once-powerful politician was doing something very strange with his money. They had no idea then of his dark secret from his days as... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too lateBali 9: our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late Photo:What we think and
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Bali 9: our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late Photo:What we think and feel now should not have required that Myuran Sukumaran (pictured) and Andrew Chan had to touch our hearts.(AFP/Getty Images: Sonny Tumbelaka) Next time, let's not wait... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsLATINO THOUGHT MAKERS SEASON FINALE WITH DANNY TREJO Wednesday, May 4, 7 p.m.
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
LATINO THOUGHT MAKERS SEASON FINALE WITH DANNY TREJO Wednesday, May 4, 7 p.m. Action star Danny Trejo (Machete, Desperado, Heat, From Dusk Till Dawn series, Con Air, Once Upon a Time in Mexico and more) will headline the season finale of Rick... Read more

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