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Japan: 6.8 Earthquake Near Nagano City

TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring more than 20 people, officials said. 336 more words

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'Leviathan' Wins Top Prize at Camerimage, Film Festival for Cinematographers

BYDGOSZCZ, Poland — Russian masterpiece “Leviathan” won the Golden Frog, the top prize at Camerimage, a film festival devoted to the art of cinematography.

The dark satire about corruption in Russia, which won the award for screenplay at Cannes and reps Russia in the Oscar race, was photographed by Mikhail Krichman and directed by Andrei Zvyagintsev. 490 more words

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현아 (HYUNA) - 빨개요 (RED)

Following up on recent globalization-oriented posts, I figured I should post some K-pop, a guilty pleasure of mine.  Hyun-A put out this video for her “Red,”  pulling elements of rave/electronica, pop dance, a couple bursts of rap, and enough twerking to satisfy the eyes.   69 more words

"World Championships of A Cappella"...Please Stay Loyal to That

Who can forget Pitch Perfect, the movie that introduced the cup as a percussion instrument and brought a cappella to popular culture? I absolutely LOVED this movie. 278 more words

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ОдноНо - Звучи

Another video by the same artist, ОдноНо, pulling in some different musicians / orchestration, this song leads in with piano and rhythmic spoken word, slowly washing into quite a beautifully laid back R’n’B feel.   16 more words

Paid with Jeunesse Global Luminesce Products? – Review

Deciding to join Jeunesse for a lucrative opportunity?Creating a freedom lifestyle through leveraging a home based business has picked up in popularity as people are starting to realize the truth behind corporate America. 134 more words

'Blind Massage' Is Surprise Winner of Golden Horse Awards

China’s “Blind Massage” was the surprise winner at the 51st Golden Horse Awards, the Taiwan-based competition open to all Chinese-language films.

The Lou Ye-directed film won six in six of the seven categories for which it was nominated, including the best feature prize. 232 more words

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