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  1. Groupon founder takes a detour with new audio tour appRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Post and Courier

    ... Mason, a former punk band keyboardist known for his flippant humor, initially spent his time after Groupon making a quirky album called "Hardly Workin.' " He then moved from his longtime home in Chicago to San Francisco to focus on Detour - an idea ...

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  2. Stuart Inder: journalist who recorded the Pacific's transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Asopa People

    ... Dick Smith hired Inder for several years and employed his extensive skills in Australian Geographical magazine. The quirky Smiths also had Inder editing their exploration books. The Inder range of contacts was global and there was a fascinating ...

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  3. Solar Storm Satellite Heads for Gravitational Sweet SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | National Geographic

    ... alone at its Lagrangian point. For 30 years, space agencies have been capitalizing on the unique properties of these quirky places. (See " Spacecraft to Watch Earth and Warn of Solar Storms. ") A spacecraft in one of these pockets needs very little ...

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  4. Britain's Got Talent star Edward Reid pens song about Braehead Shopping CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Evening Times

    Britian's Got Talent star Edward Reid has penned a quirky version of Frank Sinatra hit New York, New York featuring lyrics about Braehead Shopping Centre. The bubbly Coatbridge-born entertainer performed the tune at the intu Braehead Retailer Awards dinner held in Glasgow's Old Fruitmarket.

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  5. The B-52s at The Space at WestburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | All About Jazz

    The B-52s The Space at Westbury Westbury, NY January 30, 2015 Formed in Athens, Georgia in 1976, the B-52s have spent the past four decades delivering a fun '60s-drenched quirky, witty, humorous mix of new wave, surf, dance, rock and pop. Its call and response vocals are the band's calling card and trademark.

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  6. Green Porno' offers not so sexy sex talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Boston.com

    ... visible face of Lancme, the French cosmetics and perfume maker. But her venture onto the stage is an offshoot of a quirky, biologically minded Web series that has proven an unlikely late-career hit. "Green Porno, Live on Stage" is an adaptation of ...

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  7. Eric Liebowitz/Hbo/Ap Photo BuzzsawJohn Oliver brings the facts with the funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Boston.com

    ... Oliver's former boss, Stewart, albeit with more absurdist flourishes drawn around those facts and a cast of extremely quirky correspondents in the field illustrating them. Stewart's comic approach to news has enabled him to call attention to a few ...

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  8. BWW Reviews: Lorinda Lisitza & Ted Stafford's Reprise of...Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Sendak's classic children's story of Pierre: A Cautionary Tale), Ted and Lo catch us a bit off-guard with this quirky story of a nasty little boy who's "I Don't Care" mantra gets him into a whole lot of trouble--mainly, he gets eaten by a lion only ...

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  9. BWW Reviews: Madhorse Theatre Mounts Edgy Lindsay-Abaire ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    South Portland's Madhorse Theatre Company has chosen to mount Kimberly Akimbo, an edgy, quirky, wrenching comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire , as their second offering of the season. The five-character tale of a teenager's coming to terms with a strange disease that has caused her to age prematurely, with her damaged and dysfunctional New Jersey family, and with the pangs of first love is etched with colorful characters and occasionally brilliant dialogue and is given a sensitive production by director Nathan Speckman.

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  10. Riverside Symphony's Second Alice Tully Hall Concert Set for TonightRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the symphonic tradition. New Yorker Harold Meltzer's resourceful cosmopolitan synthesis, on the other hand, invests a quirky neoclassical sensibility with a distinctly American flair. Meltzer's Full Faith and Credit, in the composer's own words "a ...

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  11. New York photog pulls off one of the most lucrative real estate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Daily Mail

    ... than 40 years ago Floor plans and pictures published on the site of realtor RFR reveal that inside the building is a quirky family home, with about 35,000sq ft of space, 72 rooms and many features left over from its former life as Germania Bank. ...

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  12. Foligno leads goal parade in Blue Jackets' 7-1 rout of BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | El Paso Times

    ... did. Johansen's pass glanced off the stick of a Blues player and then off the helmet of Hartnell and took a weird, quirky bounce. It ricocheted off the back bar at the top of the net and to the crease where Atkinson bunted it past a surprised ...

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  13. Execution Issues Trip JezebelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Austin Chronicle

    Wednesday night's episode of Bravo's Best New Restaurant featured a battle of restaurants with unique service concepts - the quirky American dim-sum at the Church Key in West Hollywood and Austin's Restaurant Jezebel where chef Parind Vora promises couture cuisine based on interviews with individual diners. It didn't quite work out that way.

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  14. Toddler wounds both parents with 1 shot from handgunRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | York Dispatch

    ... you try them, and they're flat failures? PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U.

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  15. 2 injured climbers airlifted off Mount Hood, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... packaged condoms for both men and women. PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. The actor and ...

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  16. Fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... he was pronounced dead, police said. PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. NEW YORK (AP) - Police ...

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  17. Howard Campbell: How Hispanic agents took on the FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... harm caused by racial discrimination. PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. NEW YORK (AP) - ...

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  18. Fire destroys New Hampshire town's snow plowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Evening Sun

    ... packaged condoms for both men and women. PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. The actor and ...

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  19. 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' sweeps Sundance AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U.S. dramatic audience award and the grand jury prize at the 31st Sundance Film Festival awards, announced Saturday. Thomas Mann, R.J. Cyler, and Olivia Cooke lead the cast of the idiosyncratic tearjerker from director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, who dedicated the audience award to all the filmmakers and artists in his hometown of Laredo, Texas.

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  20. UTEP men's basketball: Miners' accuracy seals MTSU's fate with 83-70 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | El Paso Times

    ... defensive-minded coach like Floyd happy. PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. NEW YORK (AP) - ...

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