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  1. What is Vaue? Marketing to Consumers in Emerging EconomiesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | Switched

    Generally speaking, the psychology of consumers in emerging markets is distinct from their counterparts in developed nations. This does not discount the importance of cultural factors in shaping buying behavior--Confucian values will always be less individualistic than Western values, no matter the per capita value of a country's gross domestic product.

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  2. Barb From Stranger Things Is Now Available in Doll FormRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | New York Magazine

    In perhaps the finest tribute yet, Instagram doll artist @adollworldafterall has fashioned a doll in her likeness, complete with mom jeans and chic ruffle top.

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  3. What the All-Around Gymnastics Gold Medalists of the Past Three Decades Are Up to NowRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | People

    As Simone Biles starts her life-changing reign as the all-around Olympic champion, take a look back to see what past gold medalists have been up to since their big wins Douglas has spent the four years since her all-around win doing much of the same: gymnastics. She took a break from competition post-London, and after a few years of training, returned to the circuit in 2015.

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  4. Math Camp Shows How Unrealistic Barbie's Body IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Teen Vogue

    If the original Barbie was a real person, she wouldn't be able to walk, and she definitely wouldn't be able to do yoga. In fact, Barbie's proportions are off - with a big bust teetering on a tiny waist and tippy-toed feet - even mathematically.

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  5. This Vlogger Recreated Snapchat's Bratz Doll Filter and It's Unbelivably CuteRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | Seventeen

    The "Bratz doll" filter, as the internet is calling it, is Snapchat's flavor of the week and people are going crazy for it. The adorbs filter morphs your face, giving you huge eyes, lavender lips, and cute little rainbow doodles on your face basically what I want to look like all the time.

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  6. Mattel mainly gets it right with Game Developer Barbie, critics sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Globe and Mail

    ... more vital role in encouraging her interests than some doll ever could, she says. "But it sets a good example for other toy manufacturers." Discover content from The Globe and Mail that you might otherwise not have come across. Here we'll provide ...

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  7. Articial intelligence remains key as Intel buys NervanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Christian Science Monitor

    On Monday, the chipmaker said it had acquired the deep learning startup, making it one of several tech firms increasingly focused on artificial intelligence. Showgoers visit the Intel booth on the first day of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January 2013.

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  8. Three key holes to watch at Olympic Golf CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Golfweek

    We're about to find out if the most anticipated golf event of recent times is up to the years of hype in its run up. With 8 1/2 hours of scheduled TV coverage per day for the men and the women , there will be ample opportunity for viewers to pick apart golf and the golf course during the Olympic Games.

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  9. Intel buys Nervana: How did machine learning become so important?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Christian Science Monitor

    On Monday, the chipmaker said it had acquired the deep learning startup, making it one of several tech firms increasingly focused on artificial intelligence. Showgoers visit the Intel booth on the first day of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January 2013.

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  10. Eastern-Shore 3 mins ago 10:40 a.m.With 'Boatcar,' Va. Shore man makes waves on the roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... state inspection. "The Spare" for Reid Diggs' "Boatcar" sits on the car's stern. Diggs says he places the small boat toy there during car shows as a joke. Reid Diggs stands with his "Boatcar" he built by combining the body of a Stingray boat hull ...

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  11. St. Genevieve reveals the art of snacks and Champagne at any time of dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | City Pages

    The best parts of life don't have to begin at five o'clock. Stroll past a bar or bistro in France, and it is likely to be filled with revelers at any time of day.

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  12. Kanye's Collaborator Said Some Truly Absurd S**t About Black IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Switched

    Vanessa Beecroft is an artist. Vanessa Beecroft is a well-known Kanye West collaborator.

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  13. On the Screen, Roth's Indignation Only Fitfully Comes to Spiteful LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Denver Westword

    Writer Keith Gessen once said that Philip Roth wasn't a misogynist and didn't hate women because he spent all his time "thinking about fucking them." But he did concede that Roth probably thought "women were a foreign country."

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  14. Kim Kardashian Rocks Cornrows, Thigh-High Boots: See Her LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | ETonline

    Another day, another over-the-top look from Kim Kardashian! The mother of two debuted an edgy new style on Thursday, stepping out in Los Angeles rocking cornrows and thigh-high stiletto Tom Ford boots. She paired the shoes with an oversized black Yeezy shirt while out shopping at Epione in Los Angeles with pals.

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  15. Woman who spends $20,000 a Year to look like Barbie wants G cup breast implantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Daily Mail

    Carly Mersola, 25, from Marina del Rey, California, dedicates $10,908 every six months to her looks, splashing out on tanning, lip injections, hair extensions and bleaching her hair. Carly has been spending big to transform her looks for the past eight months - and has more plans for her makeover.

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  16. Sexualisation of girls in the media: How parents can fight back with their own messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    Increasing concerns about the sexualisation of girls in the media has prompted a new report addressing the issue, providing parents and their daughters with tips on how to counteract its influence. The newly released American Psychological Association report entitled "Sexualisation of Girls" highlights that evidence for the sexualisation of women is everywhere: on television, in music videos, song lyrics, magazines, advertising and more.

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  17. Looking back on past fads: Frisbee, pet rocks, beanie babies and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Post-Standard

    It's hard to imagine that people would want these household and picnic pests intentionally in their house, but more than 20 million of them have been sold. Made popular by novelty toy entrepreneur Milton Levine, responsible for the potato gun and plastic shrunken heads, the ant farm became a popular household staple in 1956.

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  18. My Little Pony, not Yours, Doll Designer SaysRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | Courthouse News Service

    ... Shapiro says in the Aug. 2 complaint. Her first lawsuit, filed in April 2015, accuses the Rhode Island-based toy giant of breach of contract, copyright infringement and violations of California's trade secrets laws, involving Rainbow Shimmer ponies ...

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  19. Wonder never ceasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Jewish Chronicle

    Whoever would have thought it, a Barbie doll with an Israel connection? The new doll is based on the superhero film character Wonder Woman, played by actress Gal Gadot.

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  20. 'Suicide Squad' is a team, and a movie, in search of a missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Los Angeles Times

    From left, Jai Courtney as Boomerang, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Will Smith as Deadshot, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag and Jay Hernandez as Diablo in the movie "Suicide Squad." From left, Jai Courtney as Boomerang, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Will Smith as Deadshot, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag and Jay Hernandez as Diablo in the movie "Suicide Squad."

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