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Polls Always Interesting – The Missourian


Polls Always Interesting
The Missourian
Polls can be right on the money. They also can be dead wrong. They are interesting, though. Results can change in short order. In politics, they are followed closely. A MOScout statewide poll Aug. 20 revealed this: Do you approve or disapprove of ...

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The Reading File: Excerpts from interesting articles – Tampabay.com


The Reading File: Excerpts from interesting articles
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In the Atlantic, Jean M. Twenge wonders "Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?" Read her essay in full at http://theatln.tc/2wLH28Z. Here's an excerpt. Theirs is a generation shaped by the smartphone and by the concomitant rise of social media.

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Classical Music in NYC This Week – New York Times


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Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. 'EUGENE ONEGIN' at Lincoln Center Plaza (Sept. 2, 8 p.m.). It's not a live performance, but New York is short of opera in summer, and the Metropolitan Opera's free screenings of performances from ...

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MSC Southeast bolsters psychology, creative writing programs – Winona Daily News


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MSC Southeast bolsters psychology, creative writing programs
Winona Daily News
Pete Beurskens, who teaches English at Southeast's campus in Red Wing, said students have been pushing for more courses in creative writing. They'd finish Southeast's lone course on the subject, he said, and wonder what to do next -- some, he said ...

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Music Makes Magic In This Rollicking Rhythm RPG – Kotaku


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Music Makes Magic In This Rollicking Rhythm RPG
Kotaku
Creatures appear on the right side of the screen while the music plays, new ones swapping in as others are felled. Players must swap between tracks on-the-fly in order to juggling healing, damage and buffs. As characters level they gain more powerful ...

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Make Your Carnival Photos More Interesting With a Neutral Density Filter – Fstoppers


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Make Your Carnival Photos More Interesting With a Neutral Density Filter
Fstoppers
I've been to the New York State fair for more years than I can count. It's a great time. There are carnival rides, animals, music, and lots to photograph. Oh, and of course, corn dogs. But in recent years, I've found myself carrying less and less ...

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Versace Denies Tapping Kanye West Discovery Virgil Abloh as New Creative Director – Eurweb.com


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Versace Denies Tapping Kanye West Discovery Virgil Abloh as New Creative Director
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Abloh, founder and creative director behind cult-favorite streetwear phenomenon Off-White, has been churning in the rumor mill for the past six months, first with talk that he would fill the creative director gig at Givenchy following the February ...

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End of Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures – NPR


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End of Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures
NPR
As long as we continue our journeys around the sun above ground, we should have joyful, life affirming music to go accompany us. And that seems to be a theme running through the songs selected for this exploration. Joy, affirmation, celebration and wonder.

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The top 10 Taylor Swift music videos, ranked – USA TODAY


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The top 10 Taylor Swift music videos, ranked
USA TODAY
From curly-haired towhead Taylor with a guitar to sleek New York Taylor, we've all grown up during Taylor Swift's dramatic rise to the top of music. And, whether we like it or not, it's probably pretty correct to say that all of us have had a mad jam ...

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Harvey Victims Turn to Music for Hope and Healing in the Wake of Tragedy – Newsweek


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Harvey Victims Turn to Music for Hope and Healing in the Wake of Tragedy
Newsweek
Aric Harding walked through flooded streets on Wednesday afternoon on his way home to gather his children's favorite stuffed animals and games left behind after Hurricane Harvey ripped through parts of Texas. Virtually everything remaining on the ...

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