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  1. Trending trivia: Themed team competitions taking over Charleston bars and restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Post and Courier

    Dylan Kester and his father Steve Kester high-five one another - teaming up with Victoria Comine - during a round of trivia at Edmund's Oast Brewery on Monday night, Dec. 4, 2017. Wade Spees/Staff Victoria Comine, Dylan Kester, and his father Steve Kester pooled their knowledge during trivia night at Edmund's Oast Brewery on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017.

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  2. Gillian Flynn: A HowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Time

    Flynn is the author of several novels, including Gone Girl and Sharp Objects , soon to be an HBO series starring Amy Adams The outrages and allegations flash through my brain like a nasty, ludicrous slide show of twisted male power. Harvey Weinstein and his potted plant.

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  3. Artificial intelligence: man with machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Biznology

    In my last Biznology post, Man versus machine , I discussed how advances in AI are feeding a growing fear that machines may soon be doing our jobs better than us, and making us all obsolete. This discussion is as old as technology itself, and one can argue that the fundamental objective of technology is exactly that: do something better than what is possible today, be it human-driven or machine-driven.

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  4. Generation Grandparent: Where Are All the Grandparenting Books?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The New York Times

    ... figured, so I would find dozens of worthy contenders in both categories. You can indeed find scores of grandparenting books. But when you weed out journals and keepsake albums, books for specialized audiences (often religious ones, like "Biblical ...

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  5. The 12 Books You Absolutely Need This HanukkahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Forward

    ... famous for advising "constant vigilance." Maintaining that attitude requires the occasional break. The following books will whisk you away, frighten you in ways that have refreshingly little to do with your own life, provide opportunities for ...

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  6. Feature: "Quidditch - The Muggle's Game"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Online Scene

    ... work on their shooting before it matches the 150 points on offer for swallowing - I mean, catching - the Snitch in the books. Matches tend to last around 30 to 40 minutes depending on the nature of the Snitch catch. Let's be real for a moment - we ...

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  7. Twinkle Khanna shares photo of her latest loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Actor-author Twinkle Khanna loves to read and write. She often shares pictures of her favourite books on social media Actor-author Twinkle Khanna loves to read and write.

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  8. Van Wert celebrates Teen Read Week with Alice in Wonderland themeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Times Bulletin

    ... said that he loves reading and enjoys Stephen King novels the most. "He has kind of a sinister turn to some of his books," said Rogers. "I mainly look for that in books sort of like a mystery, murderous type." Rogers noted that his favorite book is ...

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  9. Americans favor masculinity over femininity, new report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Effingham Herald

    Most Americans believe that men and women are equally talented in the workplace, yet women are still chiefly valued for their looks and nurturing ability, while men are prized for their honesty and professional success, according to a new report from Pew Research Center. The survey, released Tuesday, covers a range of topics related to gender, from perceptions about men's and women's abilities in the workplace to the best ways to raise girls and boys.

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  10. Jim Gaffigan Returns In March-April 2018 For His Biggest Australian Stand-Up Tour To DateRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at the 2015 Grammy Awards. In addition to his own television show, widely popular stand-up comedy and best-selling books, Jim has guest starred on many television comedies and dramas, including all three versions of Law & Order (Law & Order, Law & ...

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  11. The Girl in the Spider's Web Casts Borg/McEnroe's Sverrir GudnasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | ComingSoon.net

    ... first in the best-selling series to be produced into an English-language film in its initial adaptation. The previous books in the series have been adapted into Swedish-language films, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was a remake of the Swedish ...

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  12. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Fort Morgan Times

    Located inside across from cafeteria. 20 percent discount on everything except cards and candy.

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  13. Harry Potter star returns to former Norfolk high school for acting masterclassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Evening News

    Actor, Sam Clement visits his old school, Thorpe St Andrew High to talk to drama students. Byline: Sonya Duncan Copyright: Archant 2017 Students were treated to a magical masterclass in acting when a West End leading actor paid a visit to his old high school.

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  14. The Crown's Matt Smith Feels ''Sorry'' for Meghan Markle: ''Life as She Knows it Is Gone''Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | E! Online

    While many may envy Meghan Markle 's recent commoner-to-soon-to-be-princess status switch, Matt Smith , who plays Queen Elizabeth's II husband Prince Philip on The Crown, is not one of those people. During a talk moderated by Vanity Fai r's Mike Hogan , the British actor let his thoughts known on the future-royal's royal future as the wife of Prince Harry .

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  15. The New, New Jim CrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Tucson Weekly

    For me, the three most important books I've read in the past few years are The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates and The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family by Annette Gordon-Reed. I won't say they are the best books I've read, though the Coates book may qualify.

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  16. PragerU and Dinesh D'Souza Dig Up Fascism's Long Forgotten Leftist OriginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Gateway Pundit

    For decades now, Republicans have had the label "Fascist" pinned to them by the left at some point or another. Currently, leftists decry the Trump administration as a "Fascist regime" - but what are the ideological roots of Fascism? Bestselling author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza sat down for PragerU and corrected the record by exposing the socialism that underpins Fascist action and thought.

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  17. Liane Moriarty to share storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ACCLAIMED Aussie author Liane Moriarty will appear at the annual International Women's Day Forum as part of the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival. Acclaimed Aussie author Liane Moriarty is coming to Melbourne as a guest speaker at the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival in March next year.

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  18. Bill Gates shares his five favourite books of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    When the former world's richest man Bill Gates is not busy trying to find a cure for Alzheimer's, he's reading, lots. According to Business Insider, Gates reads bout 50 books a year.

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  19. Global Kids Connect 2017 Brings Data, Diversity to the StageRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... based on analytics from NPD BookScan. McLean noted that the children's sector has grown faster than the overall print books market in the past five years, with 233 million units sold in 2017 compared to 181 million in 2012. As a result, she sees ...

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  20. J.K. Rowling Created a Mini "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Teen Vogue

    The latest is one that most mere muggles will never be able to afford, but we can nevertheless admire it: a book of excerpts that fits in the palm of your hand. Bloomsbury of London is auctioning it off on December 14, and they've estimated that the value is between A 80,000 and A 120,000 , The book dates back to a charity event back in 2004.

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