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Bangor Daily News
Vanilla price spike is hurting Maine ice cream companiesIf you’ve ever used the words “plain” or “boring” to describe vanilla, it’s def
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
If you’ve ever used the words “plain” or “boring” to describe vanilla, it’s definitely time to pull out the thesaurus to look for some new adjectives. That’s because increasing global demand for vanilla, a recent cyclone off the coast of Africa and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Slime time: Latest kid craze messy, but educationalmessy, but educational | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewic
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
messy, but educational | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Steve Bannon leaves adviser role in Trump... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Eric Zumbrunnen, Film Editor and Frequent Spike Jonze Collaborator, Dies at 52They worked together on 'Being John Malkovich,' 'Adaptation' and 'Her' and on a
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
They worked together on 'Being John Malkovich,' 'Adaptation' and 'Her' and on an awfully fun Weezer music video. Eric Zumbrunnen, an inventive film editor who worked with director Spike Jonze on several films, music videos and commercials, has died.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"A Volatile Autumn": Buckled Up For Structured CriticalityWe’re baaaccck!. We warned in our last post before leaving on holiday, “Look f
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
We’re baaaccck!. We warned in our last post before leaving on holiday, “Look for some large sigma event, which is always the case when we are off the desk.” How about a vol spike caused by worries over a nuclear exchange? Nuclear war! The potential... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Weekend winners, losers, Protesting on the rise, Rushmore of Steve MartinWeekend winners Justin Thomas. Dude was aces Sunday, and in truth made the big
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Weekend winners Justin Thomas. Dude was aces Sunday, and in truth made the biggest bogey of the season. After a nerve-filled opening hole that started with a monster drive that powered into the fairway bunker and led to Thomas spraying it around the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bomb Shelter Sales "Skyrocket" In California As Nuclear Fears SpikeEquity investors today failed to follow through on initial efforts to "Buy The
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Equity investors today failed to follow through on initial efforts to "Buy The Fucking Fire and Fury Dip" but they are apparently rushing out to buy their very own doomsday bunkers on the off chance that President Trump wasn't joking yesterday when... Read more
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Weekly Times
We kid you notNO KIDDING — Australian goats are raking in the big bucks and rolling in the do
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
NO KIDDING — Australian goats are raking in the big bucks and rolling in the doe. Burgeoning world demand for goat meat pushed domestic prices to a record $7.50/kg carcass weight this year — up a whopping 25 per cent on the previous 12 months and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Soon Imaginations Will Run Rampant With Visions Of Cataclysms": Why Eric Peters Is Starting A Long-Vol FundIs the recent streak of record low volatility about to end? While countless an
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
Is the recent streak of record low volatility about to end? While countless analysts, pundits and traders have previously talked their book (if not staked their reputation) on claims VIX is set for an imminent mean-reverting spike, so far that has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cool Britannia! UK braces for washout week with FROST forecast as two people on a Welsh beach are treated for hypothermia Scorching
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
forecast as two people on a Welsh beach are treated for hypothermia Scorching temperatures on the continent will be comfortably 30C higher than the UK throughout this week A father and son in... Read more
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Daily Mail
At least five dead in heatwave christened 'Lucifer'At least five dead as heatwave christened 'Lucifer' continues to cause temperat
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
At least five dead as heatwave christened 'Lucifer' continues to cause temperatures to hit 110F across southern Europe Heatwave across southern Europe sees temperatures reach 110F Countries including Croatia, Romania, Spain and Italy are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Orphaned Murrysville owlets released back into wild | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Orphaned... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Machine Mania in the Marketplace: How Computers Came to Own the WorldWith 60% of stocks now being traded by bots that fake each other out in order t
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
With 60% of stocks now being traded by bots that fake each other out in order to create buying opportunities, stock exchanges have lost their connection to the reason markets are created in the first place. The exchanges no longer exist as places for... Read more
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Observer
Queen and Adam Lambert — they rocked meI have always been a fan of Queen and while watching American Idol with my kids
Observer / Posted 17 days ago
I have always been a fan of Queen and while watching American Idol with my kids, I became an Adam Lambert fan as well. When I first heard Lambert sing, I immediately thought he would be a perfect fit for Queen. Lo and behold, Adam has been working... Read more
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Bleacher Report
It's Time for the NFL to Remember What It Means to Get GronkedHis football career should be in peril. The indomitable force should be, once a
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 days ago
His football career should be in peril. The indomitable force should be, once and for all, finished. On Nov. 13, 2016, Rob Gronkowski absorbed an Earl Thomas lampoon of a hit to the chest and suffered a pulmonary contusion. On Nov. 27, against the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jessica Chastain and Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo step out in NYCstep out in NYC after African honeymoon Newlyweds Jessica Chastain and Gian Lu
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
step out in NYC after African honeymoon Newlyweds Jessica Chastain and Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo were spotted back in their Manhattan neighborhood on Tuesday following their honeymoon in Africa. The 40-year-old actress - who relies on stylist... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Quick Shifts: Why Shane Doan should captain Team CanadaA quick mix of the things we gleaned from the week of hockey, serious and less
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 22 days ago
A quick mix of the things we gleaned from the week of hockey, serious and less so, and rolling four lines deep. 1. That was no way to go out. Shane Doan being told his tenure as the NHL’s longest-serving captain was over in a 10-minute, “we’re... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hard Choices for AK on 800m Worlds TeamNairobi — Athletics Kenya (AK) are faced with a tough situation to drop either
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Nairobi — Athletics Kenya (AK) are faced with a tough situation to drop either reigning World Champion and World Record holder David Rudisha or 2016 Diamond League winner Ferguson Rotich from the 800m team to the IAAF World Championships in London in... Read more
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IGN
Out This Week: Fortnite, Hey! Pikmin, The New Nintendo 2DS XLEpic attempts to introduce the next evolution of Minecraft while Nintendo intro
IGN / Posted 26 days ago
Epic attempts to introduce the next evolution of Minecraft while Nintendo introduces the sixth iteration of the 3DS hardware. With so many new games and movies coming out, it can be hard to keep up. Lucky for you, IGN is here to help with a weekly... Read more
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Gamasutra
The absurdity and optimism of Everything Is Going To Be OK"Humor is a way of disempowering terrible things (or people). If you can see th
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
"Humor is a way of disempowering terrible things (or people). If you can see the ridiculousness in the abuser, abuse, or bad situation, then right away this loses the power it had over you. It can't control you if you just can't take it... Read more

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