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What's Happening In Hip Pop? "Maze Runner" Takes The #1 Spot At the Box Office, "Boardwalk Empire" Takes Us Inside The Episode & MORE (DETAILS)

The Maze Runner dominated this weekend’s box office.

The young adult adaptation of James Dashner’s best-selling novel raked in $32.5 million and came in first place. 193 more words

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Translation comparison: My Sister Life

There’s a famous question in Boris Pasternak’s “About These Lines” (Про эти стихи, 1917): Какое, милые, у нас Тысячелетье на дворе? It’s one word (and one agreeing ending) away from being a banal question about the weather, but instead of “what’s the weather like out there?” it’s “what millennium is it out there?” 391 more words

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O Surrealismo e o expressionismo dentre as vertentes da crítica da cultura

 

O Surrealismo e o expressionismo dentre as vertentes da crítica da cultura

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Jacob (J.) Lumier

A Crítica Social

 

 

► Em sentido estrito, a Crítica da Cultura relaciona a Modernização, a literatura e arte de avant-garde – contemplando notadamente expressionismo e surrealismo –, o romance e o individualismo. 6,751 more words

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A history of the First World War in one hundred blogs ! No.7 Der Kriegsherr von 1914 (Part 1 of 2).

(Warlords of 1914 ? German General von Kluck (in centre) with Genaral von Kuhl (on his left) and Marshal von Bergmann (on his right) in Flanders during WW1.) 2,300 more words

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Treasures of London - Geffrye almshouses...

It’s a big year for the Geffrye Museum in Shoreditch – not only 300 years since the almshouses were first opened to house the poor and elderly, it’s 100 years since the almshouses were converted into the museum which now occupies the site. 387 more words

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