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Since getting a new Receptionist/Office Manager at work things have been going…. downhill.

The other week a roof tile fell in and all the toilets flooded. 202 more words

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202. Growing competitive pressures may be encouraging auditors to bend …

Growing competitive pressures may be encouraging auditors to bend the rules in favor of clients; auditors may, for instance, allow a questionable loan to remain on the books in order to maintain a bank’s profits on paper. 320 more words

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201. William H. Johnson’s artistic debt to Scandinavia is evident in paintings …

William H. Johnson’s artistic debt to Scandinavia is evident in paintings that range from sensitive portraits of citizens in his wife’s Danish home, Kerteminde, and… 118 more words

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200. Despite a growing population, in 1998 the United States used 38 billion …

Despite a growing population, in 1998 the United States used 38 billion fewer gallons of water a day when comparing it to the period of all-time highest consumption almost 20 years earlier. 214 more words

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199. Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in …

Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in almost three years, after a weekend cold snap in Brazil raised concern that there could be damage to the world’s largest crop when at a time with supplies… 477 more words

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198. Delighted by the reported earnings for the first quarter of the fiscal year, …

Delighted by the reported earnings for the first quarter of the fiscal year, it was decided by the company manager to give her staff a raise. 171 more words

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197. It stood twelve feet tall, weighed nine thousand pounds, and wielded …

It stood twelve feet tall, weighed nine thousand pounds, and wielded seven-inch claws, and Megatherium americanum, a giant ground sloth, may have been the largest hunting mammal ever to walk the Earth. 332 more words

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