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The Christian Post
'The Deuce' Spoilers: Executive Producers Talks About Their 3-Season Planrise of the porn industry seems to be exciting for some but that's not what "Th
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
rise of the porn industry seems to be exciting for some but that's not what "The Deuce" is all about. Executive producers David Simon and George Pelecanos recently talked about why they wanted to explore the story behind the flesh trade's rise... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maggie Gyllenhaal attends the Golden Heart Awards in New York Cityrole has seen Maggie stripping down for a series of raunchy sex scenes, which s
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
role has seen Maggie stripping down for a series of raunchy sex scenes, which she says caused her to hesitate when director David Simon called to offer her the role. Raunchy role: The stunning star has been making headlines recently for her turn as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Deuce' recap: 'Why Me?' sets up the next chapteryou get the cab?” White Frankie tells Big Mike. “We’ll be out here all night,”
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
you get the cab?” White Frankie tells Big Mike. “We’ll be out here all night,” Big Mike replies. With one subtle exchange, David Simon illustrates the everyday, painful racism that African-Americans endure. It’s his modern take on Dickensian... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Grand reunion for UP law class 1976book was put together by an editorial staff composed of Jorge Cabildo, Moises T
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
book was put together by an editorial staff composed of Jorge Cabildo, Moises Tolentino Jr., Wilfredo Trinidad, David Simon, Randolph Salazar, Ceasar Oracion and Benjamin Subido, with cover design by Kinjo Estioko. ADVERTISEMENT Lucien... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
At Tribeca film fest, Anthony Bourdain reluctantly plays the role of activistMore films, even fiction ones, could be on the way. “One of the big joys of my
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
More films, even fiction ones, could be on the way. “One of the big joys of my life was being on the writing team for the David Simon show ‘Treme,’” Bourdain said. “That was a really fun and exciting experience for me. So that does interest... Read more
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Daily Mirror
ESPN suspends black female presenter who branded Trump a 'white supremacist'& statements, Pres. Donald Trump is a white supremacist. Please alert HBO i nee
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
& statements, Pres. Donald Trump is a white supremacist. Please alert HBO i need to be fired. Also, f-- off," wrote David Simon, showrunner for HBO's "The Deuce" and "The Wire." Black Sports Online CEO Robert Littal tweeted: "@Jamelehill... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Jemele Hill suspended by ESPN over social media commentsGreen, screenwriter and producer for "American Gods." "From his history, perfo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Green, screenwriter and producer for "American Gods." "From his history, performance & statements, Pres. Donald Trump is a white supremacist. Please alert HBO I need to be fired," wrote David Simon, showrunner for HBO's "The Deuce" and "The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Method Man talks about his scene-stealing episode on HBO's 'The Deuce' — and why he has no time for Martin Shkreliand I'm ready. Guerrasio: How did you get involved with "The Deuce?" Is it a c
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
and I'm ready. Guerrasio: How did you get involved with "The Deuce?" Is it a call from show creators George Pelecanos or David Simon? You were on "The Wire,” do you have that clout now? Method Man: I think there's a very short list of people who... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Method Man talks about his scene-stealing episode on HBO's 'The Deuce' — and why he has no time for Martin Shkreliand I'm ready. Guerrasio: How did you get involved with "The Deuce?" Is it a c
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
and I'm ready. Guerrasio: How did you get involved with "The Deuce?" Is it a call from show creators George Pelecanos or David Simon? You were on "The Wire,” do you have that clout now? Method Man: I think there's a very short list of people who... Read more
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MLive.com
Man accused of raping Pennsylvania teen in Bay Countylocated in Ingham County and about a 92-mile drive to Bangor Township. Contact
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
located in Ingham County and about a 92-mile drive to Bangor Township. Contacted by MLive, Michigan State Police 1st Lt. David Simon said the girl made her initial complaint to the Pennsylvania State Police. The lieutenant also said he did not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Method Man is having another TV moment with 'The Deuce' and 'Drop the Mic'next few weeks alone, Method Man (given name, Clifford Smith) will wrap up his
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
next few weeks alone, Method Man (given name, Clifford Smith) will wrap up his first season as “the pretty pimp” Rodney on David Simon and George Pelicano’s HBO series “The Deuce,” debut as host of TBS’ new competition “Drop the Mic,” and drop a... Read more
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WA Today
Maggie Gyllenhaal is standout in The Deuce as it exposes sex trade's economic realitiesplays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
plays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's to be expected when the creators are David Simon, who put together television's finest series, The Wire, and George Pelecanos, the crime novelist who became part... Read more
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Canberra Times
Maggie Gyllenhaal is standout in The Deuce as it exposes sex trade's economic realitiesplays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
plays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's to be expected when the creators are David Simon, who put together television's finest series, The Wire, and George Pelecanos, the crime novelist who became part... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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The Young Witness
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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The Age
Maggie Gyllenhaal is standout in The Deuce as it exposes sex trade's economic realitiesplays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
plays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's to be expected when the creators are David Simon, who put together television's finest series, The Wire, and George Pelecanos, the crime novelist who became part... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Maggie Gyllenhaal is standout in The Deuce as it exposes sex trade's economic realitiesplays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
plays a sex worker and aspiring filmmaker in The Deuce. Photo: Supplied That's to be expected when the creators are David Simon, who put together television's finest series, The Wire, and George Pelecanos, the crime novelist who became part... Read more
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Western Advocate
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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Manning River Times
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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The North West Star
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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The Courier
The Deuce shines a light on economic realitiesFar from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days wer
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
Far from being nostalgic, David Simon's new drama acknowledges the old days weren't always innocent. The Deuce is patient. Halfway through an eight-episode first season about the legalisation and growth of pornography in 1970s America, there are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Deuce' recap: A hard look in the mirrorof “The Deuce” delved into the seedy business world of bartending and prostitut
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
of “The Deuce” delved into the seedy business world of bartending and prostitution. One is illegal and frowned upon, but as David Simon expertly shows, the two aren’t so different. Both have sketchy, violent clients, both rake in a decent amount... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Fresh Air Weekend: 'Deuce' Traces The Birth Of Porn; An Obama Speechwriter Looks Backfrom live in-studio concerts. This week: 'Deuce' Creators Capture The Birth Of
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
from live in-studio concerts. This week: 'Deuce' Creators Capture The Birth Of America's Billion-Dollar Porn Industry: David Simon and George Pelecanos' new show depicts the growth of porn from illegal enterprise to full-fledged industry. Since... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maggie on the challenge of playing a 42nd St. hookerspecific time, and there’s no other way.” Researched by producer Marc Henry Jo
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
specific time, and there’s no other way.” Researched by producer Marc Henry Johnson and co-created by George Pelecanos and David Simon (who wrote The Wire, the hit TV series about the drug war told from the point of view of drug lords), The Deuce... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Shona's ex arrives on Coronation Street next weekShona, played by Julia Goulding, is shaken when Clayton’s dad Dane Hibbs, playe
Manchester Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
Shona, played by Julia Goulding, is shaken when Clayton’s dad Dane Hibbs, played by Simon Naylor, calls into the cafe where she works and demands her scratch card winnings. And later he turns up at the Bistro where she’s celebrating her birthday... Read more
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Post Magazine
Color: HBO's The DeuceNEW YORK CITY — The Deuce, the new drama from HBO and executive producers David
Post Magazine / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK CITY — The Deuce, the new drama from HBO and executive producers David Simon and George Pelecanos, is set in 1970s New York City, where prostitution and crime were rampant, and the modern adult entertainment industry was just coming into its... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Deuce: a riveting peep show into the psychology of American capitalismEarly in the first episode of The Deuce (Sky Atlantic, Tuesday, 10pm), David Si
The Irish Times / Posted 22 days ago
Early in the first episode of The Deuce (Sky Atlantic, Tuesday, 10pm), David Simon and George Pelecanos’ fantastically conceived and beautifully made new drama, two lavishly attired New York pimps seem to be addressing us directly from 1971. Sitting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Deuce' recap: 'The Principle is All'the title refers to the principles that the sex workers and pimps follow to liv
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
the title refers to the principles that the sex workers and pimps follow to live and thrive in their world. David Simon and crew examine these rules without filters and judgments — it’s exactly the approach that a show on... Read more
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The Morning Call
28 Tv shows to watch this fallfirst officer, who also happens to be the captain's ex-wife. "The Deuce" (9 p.
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
first officer, who also happens to be the captain's ex-wife. "The Deuce" (9 p.m. Sunday, HBO). From George Pelecanos and David Simon ("The Wire," "Treme") comes a flashback to the '70s and the gritty beginnings of the modern porn industry in New... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sexy, savvy, and full of laughs: eight new TV shows not to missHBO) This show premiered earlier this month, but I’m including it because it’s
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
HBO) This show premiered earlier this month, but I’m including it because it’s the best new drama of the season. From David Simon and George Pelecanos, who worked together on “The Wire” and “Treme,” “The Deuce” is a deep dive into the sex... Read more
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Reality TV World
'The Deuce' sex-industry drama renewed for second season by HBOcable network's president of programming. "We are thrilled to continue our cre
Reality TV World / Posted 27 days ago
cable network's president of programming. "We are thrilled to continue our creative collaboration with master storytellers David Simon and George Pelecanos," Bloys said in a statement. "Their unique gift for immersing the audience in their dark... Read more
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Boston Globe
- The Boston GlobeHBO) This show premiered earlier this month, but I’m including it because it’s
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
HBO) This show premiered earlier this month, but I’m including it because it’s the best new drama of the season. From David Simon and George Pelecanos, who worked together on “The Wire” and “Treme,” “The Deuce” is a deep dive into the sex... Read more
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New York Post
These women are taking over your TV this fallHaving burnished her credentials with recurring roles on ABC’s “Revenge” and NB
New York Post / Posted 28 days ago
Having burnished her credentials with recurring roles on ABC’s “Revenge” and NBC’s “The Blacklist,” she now turns up on David Simon’s hotly tipped HBO drama, “The Deuce,” starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal. When did you know you wanted... Read more
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Variety
HBO Sees Smaller App-Revenue Drop After ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Finaletuned for the Sept. 10 premiere of “The Deuce,” a gritty chronicle about New Yo
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
tuned for the Sept. 10 premiere of “The Deuce,” a gritty chronicle about New York’s porn industry in the ’70s created by David Simon and George Pelacanos. HBO announced the renewal of the show, starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal, for a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Beau Willimon Elected Writers Guild East PresidentBob Schneider were both re-elected. Elected as freelance members on the counci
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
Bob Schneider were both re-elected. Elected as freelance members on the council: Bonnie Datt, Susan Kim, Courtney Simon, David Simon, Amy Sohn and Tracey Scott Wilson. The runner-up to the six open freelance council seats, Andrea Ciannavei, was... Read more
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Reality TV World
'The Deuce' gets second-season pickup from HBOcable network's president of programming. "We are thrilled to continue our cre
Reality TV World / Posted 29 days ago
cable network's president of programming. "We are thrilled to continue our creative collaboration with master storytellers David Simon and George Pelecanos," Bloys said in a statement. "Their unique gift for immersing the audience in their dark and... Read more
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/Film
The Deuce Season 2 is ComingDeuce season 2 is officially happening. “We are thrilled to continue our creat
/Film / Posted 29 days ago
Deuce season 2 is officially happening. “We are thrilled to continue our creative collaboration with master storytellers David Simon and George Pelecanos,” said Casey Bloys, President of HBO Programming, announcing the show’s renewal for a second... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
HBO renews David Simon's 'The Deuce' for Season 2shows such as “The Wire,” and George Pelecanos. “We are thrilled to continue o
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
shows such as “The Wire,” and George Pelecanos. “We are thrilled to continue our collaboration with master storytellers David Simon and George Pelecanos,” Casey Bloys, president of HBO programming, said in a statement. Added Simon: “Everyone... Read more
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Variety
‘The Deuce’ Renewed by HBO for Season 2Created by David Simon and George Pelacanos, “The Deuce” premiered Sept. 10 on
Variety / Posted 29 days ago
Created by David Simon and George Pelacanos, “The Deuce” premiered Sept. 10 on the premium service. Starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal, the series tells the story of the rise of the porn industry in New York in the 1970s. “We are thrilled... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'The Deuce' Episode 2 recap: 'Show and Prove'of “The Deuce” delved into the seedy business world of bartending and prostitut
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
of “The Deuce” delved into the seedy business world of bartending and prostitution. One is illegal and frowned upon, but as David Simon expertly shows, the two aren’t so different. Both have sketchy, violent clients, both rake in a decent amount... Read more
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/Film
The Deuce Review: Catching Up With HBO's New Seriesbet” in this week’s episode?) There’s a curious kind of romanticism attached t
/Film / Posted 30 days ago
bet” in this week’s episode?) There’s a curious kind of romanticism attached to 1970s New York City. The Deuce, created by David Simon and George Pelecanos, delves straight into it, setting a tone that’s just as delightfully pulpy, and introducing... Read more
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Pilipino Star
James of all tradesdoesn’t only co-produce but also plays twins and directs himself in two episode
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
doesn’t only co-produce but also plays twins and directs himself in two episodes (the third and the seventh). Created by David Simon and George Pelecanos, with Marc Henry Johnson as co-producer, The Deuce was the nickname of the 42nd Street, the... Read more
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FOX News
Does the media hate Trump or love Hillary more; and other embarrassing storiesparent let his or her son be part of this violent display? Can someone call soc
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
parent let his or her son be part of this violent display? Can someone call social services on them?) Then there’s HBO’s David Simon who has returned with a new show about porn. Simon, who gave the world top-notch entertainment with “The Wire,”... Read more
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Salon.com
What does an innocent man have to do to go free? Plead guiltyby Detective Gary Dunnigan and the squad’s boss, Sgt. Jay Landsman. The trio wo
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
by Detective Gary Dunnigan and the squad’s boss, Sgt. Jay Landsman. The trio would become famous a few years later when David Simon heralded them in his book “Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets” and on the subsequent prime-time TV show it... Read more
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Variety
Hollywood Reacts to Jemele Hill Controversy& statements, Pres. Donald Trump is a white supremacist. Please alert HBO i nee
Variety / Posted 1 months ago
& statements, Pres. Donald Trump is a white supremacist. Please alert HBO i need to be fired. Also, f— off,” wrote David Simon, showrunner for HBO’s “The Deuce” and “The Wire.” From his history, performance & statements, Pres. Donald Trump... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin Film Festival celebrates 24th yearplace October 26 through November 2, AFF will premiere the season finale of HBO
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 1 months ago
place October 26 through November 2, AFF will premiere the season finale of HBO’s new drama The Deuce. Creators David Simon and George Pelecanos will be in attendance. Other titles include Permanent with Rainn Wilson and Patricia... Read more

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