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'Maleficent' Holds Strongly at Japan Box Office

TOKYO – In its fourth week on release “Maleficent” became the first foreign live-action pic to pass the JPY4 billion ($39.5 million) milestone at the Japanese box office. 102 more words

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Dog butts -- Japanese netizens are going crazy for them!【Pics】

Certain animal parts, like the ever-venerated cat paw, seem to have a special place in our hearts. (Well, you can’t really blame us for finding cat paws, or even… 750 more words

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Unseen

Not one of you has ever seen me,
None of you;
Even those who know me.
I could never show myself to them.

They’ve seen a mirage of my mind; 78 more words

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Research into Cultural and Gender Leadership

Mini track call for papers on Research into Cultural and Gender Leadership Click the .pdf icon to download the file
Mini track chair: Dr. Serene Dalati, Arab International University, Syria… 165 more words

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Canadian TV Ratings: July 14-July 20, 2014

The big summer shows The Amazing Race Canada, MasterChef, Under The Dome, Extant and Rookie Blue all fell from last week, with Extant suffering the largest drop. 473 more words

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Fatih Akin to Receive Douglas Sirk Award at Filmfest Hamburg

LONDON — Filmfest Hamburg is to honor Hamburg-based director Fatih Akin with its Douglas Sirk Award, which is presented to a personality for outstanding achievements within film culture and the film industry. 325 more words

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Global vs. Local Variables [Python]

A global variable is created outside of a function, whereas, a local variable is a variable that is created within a function:

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