So ‘Squid Game’ made you thirsty for Gong Yoo. Now what?

You watched the Squid game slap scene several times. It made you feel things, little vile things. You want to do unspeakable acts for this psychopathic salesperson. You are ready to put yourself down in a way that you never thought possible. Yes, you were a lousy little pervert before, but this man offers to introduce yourself as “just a ...

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Climate activists demand action at Millennium Park protests – The Columbia Chronicle

Millennium Park is usually packed with tourists gathered to take photos of their reflection in Cloud Gate. But last Friday, Adrian Ostrow had other plans. Ostrow led a group of demonstrators, made up of around thirty students from Chicago Chapter of Fridays for Future – a local, non-profit organization run by young people and part of the international community The ...

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This army sent scouts to find the mythical city of Shangri La

An earthly paradise, a place of unimaginable beauty, a breathtaking community cut off from the rest of the world could best describe the mythical city of Shangri La. As James Hilton, a British author imagines, Shangri La is a hilly utopia where people live in harmony with less likelihood of aging quickly Similar to other mythical places like Atlantis and ...

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Friends and colleagues remember Professor Jules Chametzky from UMass

AMHERST – He was, by all accounts, a leading literary scholar, writer and publisher, an expert on American Jewish and ethnic literatures. He was also one of the founders of The Massachusetts Review, the Five College literary journal which recently won the Whiting Literary Magazine Prize 2021, a $ 60,000 prize for “finely written and imaginative stories from around the ...

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The person most interested in history (book review)

Through Frank Turek, Contributor to the CP editorial | Friday 01 October 2021 Unsplash / Emiliano Vittoriosi Why are murders so interesting to us? Some of the more popular podcasts, videos, and headlines are about high-profile homicides. We are often engrossed in the prime suspect who cops often refer to as “the person of interest.” Are the headlines obsessed with ...

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Millennium Fix engineers want new test stack installed – NBC Bay Area

Millennium Tower repair engineers want homeowners to approve a plan to install a new test pile 200 feet to bedrock to find out what triggered a sudden settlement during their previous work to strengthen the tower already tilted. The plan comes after engineers ruled out a previously suggested cause – the possibility that large amounts of soil had lifted and ...

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BYRNE IS BACK! David Byrne’s American Utopia Returns to Broadway Rock

We could all be using a little utopia right now, and David Byrne’s AMERICAN UTOPIA is burning down a whole new house on Broadway! Talking Heads superstar David Byrne presented his acclaimed rock show AMERICAN UTOPIA at the St. James Theater. Don’t miss your chance to see him perform alongside an incredible company of musicians, live on stage, in this ...

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New titles have just been released

The dissolution of the monasteries: A New Story by James G. Clark (Yale, £ 25 (£ 22.50); 978-0-300-11572-7). “The first account of the dissolution of monasteries in fifty years – exploring its profound impact on the people of Tudor England. Shortly before Easter, 1540 marks the end of almost a millennium of monastic life in England. Until then, the houses ...

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Some supporters of President Jair Bolsonaro turn against him

MBOOK OVIMENTO BRASIL (MBL), or the Free Brazil Movement, is a group of angry young men who have a knack for using social media and the streets to achieve their political goals. Since its inception seven years ago, the right-wing group has helped bring down a president, leftist Dilma Rousseff, who was ousted in 2016, and played the role of ...

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Why Businesses Need Middle Managers

October 2, 2021 EVERY LARGE the company has a boss and minions, who do most of the work. What comes between the corner office and the workshop is a matter of management preference. The organizational charts of some companies are imposing thousand sheets, with staff crammed into rigid hierarchies crammed with assorted supervisors. More fashionable lately has been the pancake ...

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