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  1. Adrien Silva: Gerrard and Lampard set an example for meRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Goal.com

    The 25-year-old Sporting Lisbon midfielder says that watching the former England duo in action has played a key role in him breaking into the Portugal international setup EXCLUSIVE By Jean-Charles Danree Sporting Lisbon ace Adrien Silva has revealed that studying Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard helped him become a better player. After beginning his youth career in France with Bordeaux, the Angouleme-born midfielder progressed through the ranks at Sporting before making his debut in August 2007 as an 18-year-old.

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  2. Sporting's Silva: Gerrard and Lampard set exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Goal.com

    EXCLUSIVE: The 25-year-old midfielder says that watching the former England duo in action has played a key role in him breaking into the Portugal set-up Sporting ace Adrien Silva has revealed that studying Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard helped him become a better player. After beginning his youth career in France with Bordeaux, the Angouleme-born midfielder progressed through the ranks at Sporting before making his debut in August 2007 as an 18-year-old.

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  3. The DeanBeat: It's time for the U.S. to wake up and support game startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | VentureBeat

    ... world to see the gaming industry, going to faraway places like Helsinki, Finland; London; Marseille and Angouleme, France; Amsterdam; and Shanghai. And in those places, I've seen thriving game companies aided by the strong hands of incubators and ...

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  4. In Angouleme, Israeli Cartoonists Talk About Charlie Hebdo - And BDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Forward

    The International Comics Festival opens this weekend in Angouleme, France. Just like last year, SodaStream is one of backers of the festival.

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  5. Grieving 'Charlie' staff not ready to put out new issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | USA Today

    ... newspaper "Charlie Hebdo" displayed at the Angouleme International Comics Festival on Jan. 29, 2015 in Angouleme, France. The staff of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo is still grieving over the deadly attack on their offices earlier and are ...

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  6. French comics festival pays tribute to - Charlie Hebdo' under tight securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Issues of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, 12 of whose artist were killed in a Paris attack, on display at the festival.Photo: AFP One of the world's leading comics festivals opened in France under tight security as the event was dedicated to the murdered cartoonists of Charlie Hebdo . The festival in the southwestern town of Angouleme also created a first on Thursday when it gave its coveted Grand Prix lifetime achievement award to a manga artist, with Japan's Katsuhiro Otomo scooping the prize.

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  7. 'Akira' artist Otomo wins top French comics prizeRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Katsuhiro Otomo on Thursday became the first manga artist to win a lifetime achievement award at France's renowned international Angouleme comics festival. The 60-year-old is known the world over for the cult manga series "Akira," set in a post-apocalyptic Tokyo built on the ashes of a city destroyed by a blast that triggered World War III.

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  8. Festival honors Charlie HebdoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Korea Herald

    The world's leading comics festival was set to open in France on Thursday under a tight net of security as it dedicated this year's event to the murdered cartoonists of Charlie Hebdo. The four-day festival in the western town of Angouleme attracted 200,000 people last year.

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  9. Top comics festival honours Charlie Hebdo in FranceRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Art Daily

    Jean-Claude Menu, president of the Friends of Charlie association, receives a special Grand Prix award honouring late French cartoonists Cabu, Wolinski, Charb, Tignous and Honore who were killed during an attack on the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo on January 7. AFP PHOTO / PIERRE DUFFOUR. By: Laurence Benhamou One of the world's leading comics festivals opened in France on Thursday under tight security as it dedicated this year's event to the murdered cartoonists of Charlie Hebdo.

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  10. Manga artist to win top French prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Japan's Katsuhiro Otomo on Thursday became the first manga cartoonist to win a lifetime achievement award at France's renowned international Angouleme comics festival. The 60-year-old is known the world over for the cult manga series Akira, set in a post-apocalyptic Tokyo built on the ashes of a city that was destroyed by a blast that triggered World War III.

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  11. Japan's Otomo first manga artist to win top French prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Japan's Katsuhiro Otomo on Thursday became the first manga cartoonist to win a lifetime achievement award at France's renowned international Angouleme comics festival. ANGOULEME, France: Japan's Katsuhiro Otomo on Thursday became the first manga cartoonist to win a lifetime achievement award at France's renowned international Angouleme comics festival.

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  12. Angoul me: comiXology ups its presence -- and international curated context -- for 2015 festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    As it attends its third straight AngoulAame International Comics Festival - Europe's premier "BD" event - the New York-based comiXology is pumping up its social-media and sales presence as it aims to broaden its perception as a platform for an international array of comics. As the French festival kicks off today, the digital-comics company announces that its social-media channels - under an "All Access AngoulAame" moniker - will aim to provide a real sense of the 42nd festival, particularly for those who cannot attend these next several days.

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  13. 2015 Angoul me: Bill Wattersona s work goes on display today as grand comics festival kicks offRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    As AngoulAame's International Comic Art Festival officially kicks off today, one cartoonist will be conspicuously missing. Fortunately, his work will not be.

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  14. 'We vomit' on Charlie's sudden friends: staff cartoonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | The Raw Story

    Dutch comic book author Bernard Willem Holtrop, aka Willem, signs books in Angouleme, central France, on January 31, 2014 A prominent Dutch cartoonist at Charlie Hebdo heaped scorn on the French satirical weekly's "new friends" since the massacre at its Paris offices on Wednesday. "We have a lot of new friends, like the pope, Queen Elizabeth and Putin.

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  15. In Which I Quote At Length To Save You Some ClicksRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Fleen

    A number of things would have been covered yesterday, but were delayed because of a god-damned disgrace . Let's point out some things have come to light regarding the Charlie Hebdo incident, then we'll play catch-up.

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  16. The Charlie Hebdo shootings remind us that political cartoons are as powerful as ever: Ted RallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | PennLive.com

    An event like Wednesday's slaughter of at least 10 staff members, including four political cartoonists, and two policemen, at the office of Charlie Hebdo newspaper in Paris, elicits so many responses that it's hard to sort them out. I met a group of Charlie Hebdo cartoonists, including one of the victims, a few years ago at the annual cartoon Festival in Angouleme, France, the biggest gathering of cartoonists and their fans in the world.

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  17. Cartoonist Ted Rall remembers CharlieHebdo s martyrs for free speechRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    ... Charlie Hebdo cartoonists, including one of the victims, a few years ago at the annual comics festival in Angouleme, France, the biggest gathering of cartoonists and their fans in the world. They had sought me out, partly as fans of my work -- for ...

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  18. When Cartoonists Became Terror TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Forward

    As a cartoonist, I've often been scared to breach political topics in an overt way. My fear centers on the reactions I might get from family and friends, or from internet trolls - but never on any concern for my life.

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  19. Cartoonist Ted Rall remembers Charlie Hebdo's martyrs for free speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    An event like Wednesday's slaughter in Paris that left at least 12 people dead, including four political cartoonists, at the office of the satirical Charlie Hebdo weekly, elicits so many responses that it's hard to sort them out. I met a group of Charlie Hebdo cartoonists, including one of the victims, a few years ago at the annual comics festival in Angouleme, France, the biggest gathering of cartoonists and their fans in the world.

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  20. Paris: 4 cartoonists including chief editor killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Times of India

    A combination of file photos made on January 7, 2015 shows French cartoonist Jean Cabut, aka Cabu, posing at his home in Paris on December 10, 2008, French cartoonist Tignous posing in Cannes on May 17, 2008, French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's publisher, known only as Charb, posing in Paris on December 27, 2012 and French cartoonist of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo Georges Wolinski posing in Angouleme on January 26, 2006. PARIS: Some of the best-known cartoonists in France were among the 12 killed when gunmen stormed the office of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris on Wednesday, a judicial source said.

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