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Kabbalah for Beginners

By: Rav Michael Laitman

... Canada 194 Quentin Rd, 2nd floor, Brooklyn, New York, 11223, USA Printed in Canada No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner wi... ...uced in any manner without written permission of the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles or reviews.... ...embodied in critical articles or reviews. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Laitman, Michael. Kabbalah for beginners / Michael La... ...ntradicted everything his contempo- - Perhaps one of the best known Native American traditions is the Council Circle. Here, the members sit in a cir... ...Similarly, Abraham Lincoln wasn’t born president of the United States of America. He grew from baby Abe to a child, then to a youth, and finally to... ... b eg Inners - p art t hree Let’s clarify this with an example. In the film, What the Bleep Do We Know!? Dr. Candace Pert explains that if a cer... ...umbus’ discovery into a Zen koan and ask, “Before Columbus disr r covered America, did it exist?” J 112 K abbalah for b eg Inners - p art t h... ...nvironment; I can reinforce the influence of that environment with books, films, and magazine articles. Any means that increases and supports my des... ...increase my desire for it, I need only have the right friends, books, and films around me. Human nature will do the rest. If a group of people de- -...

...The Kabbalist Rabbi Laitman, who was the student and personal assistant to Rabbi Baruch Ashlag from 1979-1991, follows in the footsteps of his rabbi in passing on the wisdom of Kabbalah to the world. This book is based on sources that were passed down by Rabbi Baruch's father, Rabbi Yehuda Ashlag, the author of the commentaries on The Book of...

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Fuzzy and Neutrosophic Analysis of Women with Hiv/Aids

By: W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy and Florentin Smarandache

...YSIS OF WOMEN WITH HIV/AIDS With Specific Reference To Rural Tamil Nadu in India W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy Department of Mathema... ...itute of Technology, Madras Chennai – 600036, India e-mail: vasantha@iitm.ac.in web: http://mat.iitm.ac.in/~wbv Florentin Smarandache Depar... ... H E X I S Phoenix, Arizona 2005 2 This book can be ordered in a paper bound reprint from: Books on Demand ProQuest I... ...-9 Standard Address Number: 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 3 CONTENTS Preface 5 Chapter On... ... or associations in India and Tamil Nadu in particular seek for a ban on some films or some obscene posters simply because such activities would gua... ...d so she referred her to the CRC hospital in the Tiruchi Bus stand. There an American doctor checked her and he said she should go for blood test. ... ...ect how she would have got it. She says this disease was first discovered in America. She says she does not know much about the disease. She says t... ... 123. What do you think about yellow journalism and pornographic/blue films? : 124. Different views prevail in different countries on t...

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Report on Orphaned Works

By: Marybeth Peters

...hts · January 2006 w The Register of Copyrights of the United States of America United States Copyright Office • 101 Independence Avenue SE • Washi... ...er cannot be located. I am pleased to present our "Report on Orphan Works" in response to your request. The response from the public to this study was... ...t the use of orphan works. As you know, the roundtable discussions we held in Washington, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants... ...gton, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants engaged in thoughtful and productive discussion of the many complex issues involved... ...would like to create derivative works based on orphan works, most notably filmmakers and book publishers, stressed that the fear of an untimely injun... ...ught just as the book was heading to stores, or just before release of the film – provides enough uncertainty that many choose not use the work, even... ..., Register of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 5... ...r of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 505 (Mar. ... ...lowing groups and organizations: • book publishers (e.g., Association of American Publishers); • authors (e.g., The Authors Guild, Science Fiction...

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...Many commenters were in favor of determining whether a search was reasonable on an “ad hoc” or case-by-case basis, whereby each search is evaluated according to its circumstances. This approach was offered as having the advantage of flexibility t...

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Report on Orphaned Works

By: Marybeth Peters

...hts · January 2006 w The Register of Copyrights of the United States of America United States Copyright Office • 101 Independence Avenue SE • Washi... ...er cannot be located. I am pleased to present our "Report on Orphan Works" in response to your request. The response from the public to this study was... ...t the use of orphan works. As you know, the roundtable discussions we held in Washington, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants... ...gton, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants engaged in thoughtful and productive discussion of the many complex issues involved... ...would like to create derivative works based on orphan works, most notably filmmakers and book publishers, stressed that the fear of an untimely injun... ...ught just as the book was heading to stores, or just before release of the film – provides enough uncertainty that many choose not use the work, even... ..., Register of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 5... ...r of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 505 (Mar. ... ...lowing groups and organizations: • book publishers (e.g., Association of American Publishers); • authors (e.g., The Authors Guild, Science Fiction...

...m used to describe the situation where the owner of a copyrighted work cannot be identified and located by someone who wishes to make use of the work in a manner that requires permission of the copyright owner. Even where the user has made a reasonably diligent effort to find the owner, if the owner is not found, the user faces uncertainty – she cannot determine whether or...

... and copyright owner of the work if such attribution is possible and as is reasonably appropriate under the circumstances. The idea is that the user, in the course of using a work for which he has not received explicit permission, should make it as clear as possible to the public that the work is the product of another author, and that the copyright in the work is owned by...

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Kabbalah Revealed

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...3X1, Canada 194 Quentin Rd, 2nd floor, Brooklyn, New York, 11223, USA Printed in Canada No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manne... ...produced in any manner without written permission of the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles or revi... ...ons embodied in critical articles or reviews. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Laitman, Michael. Kabbalah revealed: the ordina... ...ning the second is the actual goal. Let’s clarify this with an example. In the film, What the Bleep Do We Know!?, Dr. Candace Pert explains that if ... ...turn Columbus’ discovery into a Zen koan and ask, “Before Columbus discovered America, did it exist?”  Whose Reality Is Reality? 111 Similarly, t... ... environ- ment; I can reinforce the influence of that environment with books, films, and magazine articles. Any means that increases and supports my... ... to increase my desire for it, I need only have the right friends, books, and films around me. Human nature will do the rest. If a group of people d... ...hat has already been tried in Russia’s communism, and failed miserably. Even America, the land of freedom of opportunity and capitalism, is failing... ...ding to the New England Journal of Medicine, “Annu- ally, more than 46 million Americans, ages 15-54, suffer from depressive episodes.” And the Archi...

...eaceful Life is a clearly-written, user-friendly guide to making sense of the surrounding world while achieving inner peace. Each of the six chapters in this book focuses on a different aspect of the ancient wisdom of Kabbalah, shedding new light on a teaching that has too often been shrouded in mystery and misconceptions. A subtle, yet profound idea weaves the book’s chap...

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India Magica

By: Florentin Smarandache

...ojocel pe spate s ă nu-i fie frig. Le spun de celebrul Raj Kapur şi filmele indiene savurate în România când eram copil, în B ălce şti-ul me... ...pe str ăzi, cic ă de la gardieni. Maimu ţe şi vaci pe str ăzi! Şase in şi într-o ric şă mic ă. Maimu ţe şi vaci pe str ăzi. Biciclete puzder... ...a. 200 astfel de temple şi 22,5 milioane pe glob (în majoritate în India şi America de Nord) de evlavio şi. Între 1538-1708 au urmat nou ă guru: An... ... de al ţi credincio şi. În Arizona, dup ă atacul din 11 septembrie 2001, un american a ucis un sikhist confundându-l cu un musulman. Sikhi ştii con... ...k; de când cu terorismul şi bioterorismul ăsta, microbiologii se caută în America. Ne-au a şteptat la aeroport cu dou ă co şule ţe de tra... ... conferin ţă 21 sim ţit dup ă murmurul lor. Întreaga prezentare a fost filmat ă şi va fi pus ă în site-ul Universit ăţii. Sukanto a zis c ă va ... ...ia, Tailanda... M.P. Birla Planetarium prezint ă zilnic la 13 30 un film de o jum ătate de or ă în englez ă, restul rul ărilor este în limba... ...şi se roag ă cu mâinile strânse la piept. 28 Murd ărie pe str ăzi, in şi dormind pe cartoane. E destul de cald şi „iarna” în Kolkata (ofi... ...nza lung ă de şase metri, specific Indiei, pe care o înf ăşoar ă pe corp. In zonele rurale fetele sunt c ăs ătorite de p ărin ţi la 12-15 ani cu b...

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Modelling of Rationality...and Beyond the Physics

By: Gh. C. Dinulescu

...(F) [ 3 + sup(T)+sup(I)+sup(F) [ 3 + sup(T)+sup(I)+sup(F) [ 3 + American Research Press Rehoboth 2002 2 GH. C. DINULESCU–CÂMPIN... ...THE PHYSICS American Research Press Rehoboth 2002 3 This book can be ... ... Research Press Rehoboth 2002 3 This book can be ordered in microfilm format from: Bell and Howell Co. (University of Microf... ...wwwlib.umi.com/bod/search/basic (Books on Demand) Copyright 2002 by American Research Press Rehoboth, Box 141 NM 87322, USA E-mail: M_L_Pere... ... ISBN: 1-931233-48-9 Standard Address Number 297-5092 Printed in the United States of America 4 Dedication to a nation with... ...ation to a nation with so much religious consistency as could be comprised in an endless column, with so much love and spirit of tolerance as to cove... ...jealousy, had died under not exactly normal circumstances. In a thematic film, the Discovery Channel tells the story of a motorist who brought home ... ...between the dwellers and the ghosts of the house. An English documentary film tells about the friendship of a British child with another child ″see...

...f modern rationalism – issued the thesis of ?the right of rationality to re-examine all knowledge and to accept as truth only what appears as obvious in itself, through the angle of reason?. The Cartesian thesis has a testimonial deed in the Socratic assertion on ?the identity between the moral and the rational?....

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Words to Wright By

By: Robin Bayne

...design Copyright © 2008 Lee Emory Edited by Lee Emory Printed and published in the U.S.A. by MountainView Publishing A division of Treble Heart Books... ...rials contained herein, used by permission, may be reproduced or transmitted in any form by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopyin... ...y any informational storage and retrieval system, without express permission in writing from the publishers. ISBN: 978-1-932695-79-3 “Scripture taken... ...Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.” “Scripture taken from the NEW AMERICAN STANDARD BIBLE®, Copyright © 1960,1962,1963,1968,1971,1972,1973,... ...pewriter in 1873, the pen-and-ink folks have become understandably nervous. America’s love of pushing buttons (or in this case, keys) has only escala... ...ter coming east from Chicago to attend college at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, grew 171 attached to the region and never mov... ... Deborah’s first novel, A V ow to Cherish, inspired the W orld Wide Pictures film of the same title. Her newest books are the Clayburn Novels from How...

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Unlocking the Zohar

By: Rav Michael Laitman

... 3X1, canada 2009 85th Street #51, Brooklyn, New York, 11214, USA Printed in canada No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner with... ...produced in any manner without written permission of the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles or reviews. I... ...................................................54 The Necessity to Engage in The zohar ..........................................59 Par T II - The Wo... ...of our own desire. 84 uNloCkiNg the Zohar We are living in a long feature film in which our desires our projected before our eyes, and what determin... ... before our eyes, and what determines the image we see each moment in the film is the Reshimot [recollections]. As mentioned in chapter 2, Reshimot ... ... of the creator and realizes the purpose of creation. If we return to the film, what I see now is a realization of the Reshimo that I feel in the fi... ...excerpts from a man whose wisdom has earned him devoted students in North America and the world over. Michael Laitman is a scientist, a Kabbalist, a...

...rhaps the most mysterious composition ever written. It contains the secrets of the whole of Creation, but until recently these secrets were shrouded in mystery and misconceptions. Now the Zohar is openly unfolding its wisdom, to show humanity a way forward. Unlocking the Zohar is an invitation to a wondrous journey as we fine-tune our thoughts to maximize the spiritual ...

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Report on Orphan Works

By: Library of Congress

...hts · January 2006 w The Register of Copyrights of the United States of America United States Copyright Office • 101 Independence Avenue SE • Washi... ...er cannot be located. I am pleased to present our "Report on Orphan Works" in response to your request. The response from the public to this study was... ...t the use of orphan works. As you know, the roundtable discussions we held in Washington, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants... ...gton, D.C. and California were well-attended, and the participants engaged in thoughtful and productive discussion of the many complex issues involved... ...would like to create derivative works based on orphan works, most notably filmmakers and book publishers, stressed that the fear of an untimely injun... ...ught just as the book was heading to stores, or just before release of the film – provides enough uncertainty that many choose not use the work, even... ..., Register of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 5... ...r of Copyrights); see also Letter from Larry Urbanski, Chairman, American Film Heritage Association, to Senator Strom Thurmond Opposing S. 505 (Mar. ... ...lowing groups and organizations: • book publishers (e.g., Association of American Publishers); • authors (e.g., The Authors Guild, Science Fiction...

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Family and More : Enemies or Friends?

By: Helena Harper

...served – Helena Harper No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, graphic, electronic, or mechanical, includin... ...ing, or by any information storage retrieval system, without the permission, in writing, from the publisher. Eloquent Books An imprint of AEG Publishi... ...Y 10022 www.eloquentbooks.com ISBN: 978-1-60693-127-1 1-60693-127-X Printed in the United States of America Book Design: SP To all the people in my ... ...s.com ISBN: 978-1-60693-127-1 1-60693-127-X Printed in the United States of America Book Design: SP To all the people in my life Thank you for every... ...rty-odd miles from German borders. Soldiers there, odd-looking helmets, the Americans, how come? 'The war's over,' she hears. Relief overwhelmed by f... ...ce and making him feel...well, ten feet tall! Happily he explains a story or film, though to follow all the plot often demands quite a lot 59 as the ...

...Who influences us in our lives? How do they influence us? Whom do we call an enemy? Whom do we call a friend? And why? Why do we have relationships at all? These are the questions Helena Harper eloquently asks in her collection of poems that e...

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The Marketing of Ideas and Social Issues

By: Seymour Fine

... Seymour H. Fine With Foreword by Philip Kotler Originally Published in 1981 by Praeger Publishers. 3 TABLE OF CONTENTS TH... ...SS 14 Social Issues and Causes 14 SOME CONCEPTS AND THEIR ATTRIBUTES 15 INCREASE IN CONCERN WITH IDEAS 17 From Inner to Other-Directedness 17 Vol... ...ED TYPOLOGY OF PRODUCTS 23 The Typology 24 Implications 27 EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS IN SOCIAL MARKETING 28 Marketing as Exchange and Exchange as Mark... ...to The New State of the Economy (Allvine and Tarpley 1977), Philip Kotler wrote: Americans will have to pay more attention to resource conservation... ...lives. (p. xiii) In the book the authors succinctly speak of reformulation of the American Dream such that our society will have “to expect less in... ...intended to be fruitful and multiply ("Save the Whales" 1979): The materialistic American dream, while dominant, is not universal. Young adults sh... ... crime and violence. There is 80 some evidence negating the effectiveness of films as idea channels (Brembeck and Howell 1976, p. 39). On the...

...An idea is taken for granted in the scheme of things. Someone exclaims, "I've got an idea!" What is it that he has? From where did he get it? How was it transmitted? How might it spread to others? What will be the effect of the acceptance of the idea? Th...

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Kabbalah, Science and the Meaning of Life

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...ers 1057 Steeles Avenue West, Suite 532, Toronto, ON, M2R 3X1, Canada Printed in Canada No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner... ...reproduced in any manner without written permission of the publisher, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles or revie... ...hroughout our history. The desire for pleasure evolves through several stages. In the first stage, it manifests in the need for sustenance, such as ... ...ker at scientific conferences and conventions in Europe, East Asia and North America, expounding on the links between Kabbalah and science. ATTEND... ...nguages, and the most extensive media and text archive of lessons, books, and films on the Internet. All the material is offered free through the si... ...rough the site (www.kabbalah.info). Bnei Baruch recently established the Ari Films production company, producing documentaries and edu- cational fil... ...s and edu- cational films aired on cable television networks in Israel, North America, and Europe. Additionally, Bnei Baruch established the Ashlag R... ...ssion. ATTENDEES OF THE SAN FRANCISCO CONFERENCE 21 When Rav. Laitman saw the film, What the Bleep Do We Know?, he said: “I was overjoyed by the sen... ...e Know?, offers a good exam- ple of that concept with a story about the Native Americans who PA RT I I I : P E RC E P T I O N O F R E A L I T Y 122 ...

...ntaneous changes occurring within us affect our surrounding reality. The wisdom of Kabbalah enables us to monitor those changes and control them, and in so doing change our world for the better....

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Bail Yourself Out

By: Rav Michael Laitman

... Out Michael l aitman, PhD m ichael laitman’s background puts him in a unique position to offer a broad, hopeful perspective on the current ... ...rspective on the current world crisis. a Professor of o ntology, a Ph.d . in Philosophy and Kabbalah, and an m.Sc. in medical bio-cybernetics, laitm... ...ealing process will guarantee that we and our families can indeed prosper in a new world of peace and plenty. Michael laitMan, P hD b lack and PmS 18... ............. 59 Chapter 10: How the Arts Can Model New Attitudes ... 61 films of Hope ....................................................... 64 Ch... ...es are made in India and China. Also, almost everyone watches Hol- lywood films, and by the end of this year (2009), China will have more English sp... ...ea, because the props, visual ef- fects, script, and other elements in the film aim to create identification with a person, not with a way of life. ... ...he higher the stu- dent’s grades, the higher his or her social status. In America, as in many countries in the w est, this sys- tem not only measures... ...ed international edu- cational organizations with branches all over North America and Canada, Central and South America, as well as Eastern and w es...

...Everything that exists is an outcome of interaction between two forces--giving and receiving. When they work in harmony, life flows peacefully in its course. When they collide, we must deal with calamities and crises of great magnitude, says Prof. Michael Laitman. These forces are at work in every aspect of life: family, economy, po...

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Laws of Destiny Never Disappear : Culture of Thailand in the Postlocal World

By: Matti Sarmela

...Matti Sarmela LAWS OF DESTINY NEVER DISAPPEAR Culture of Thailand in the postlocal world Helsinki 2005 ... ...R DISAPPEAR Culture of Thailand in the Postlocal World ... ... A VILLAGE IN NORTHERN THAILAND ... ...e-Kamolmatayakul Annira Silver local culture. The collection contains few films and videos, although in 1999 I recorded 12 hours of video in all, usi... ...used to walk. Today, everything must be so easy. Today, people go to watch films in the evenings. People are working all the time, they have no time f... ...aviour. When I was a soldier, every Wednesday we were shown a very warlike film to give us courage, and I wasn't afraid of dying then. Now I am afraid... ...s to use genetic modification to produce and patent a variety suitable for American conditions. Potential cultivation of Jasmine rice by American supe... ... produced, and they have rather tended to be TV serials; cinemas show many American movies as is the case elsewhere in Asia. From citizen to gl... ... US army during the Korean war; sex trade has always flourished around all American military bases. In 1983, it was said that there was only one broth...

...worldviews of peoples of Thailand and Finland, the past and future of local cultures. Matti Sarmela started collecting material on Northern Thailand in 1972. Based on a longitudinal field study, he wrote his description of three villages in Lampang Province, and the changes in villagers' lives over three decades. The book also speaks through the voices of villagers themse...

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The Public Domain : Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

By: James Boyle

... be accessed through the author’s website at http://james-boyle.com. Printed in the United States of America. ISBN: 978-0-300-13740-8 Library of Congr... ... author’s website at http://james-boyle.com. Printed in the United States of America. ISBN: 978-0-300-13740-8 Library of Congress Control Number: 2008... ...served mockery. “Want that insignia torn off your car, Dad? Then it would be in the public domain, right?” My colleagues at Duke are one of the main i... ... at Duke are one of the main influences on my work. I am lucky enough to work in the only “Center for the Study of the Public Domain” in the academic w... ...s? Even the ones they claim to have been dictated by gods or aliens? Even if American copyright law requires “an author,” presumably a human one? 9 Ca... ...r the films of the Second World War, or footage on the daily lives of African-Americans during segregation, or the music of the Great Depression, or th... ...x the law in this area. When the case of Bridgeport Music, Inc. v. Dimension Films came up, they thought they had what they wanted. The band NWA had u... ... at http:// www.law.duke.edu/cspd/pdf/cspdproposal.pdf, and Access to Orphan Films: Submission to the Copyright Office—March 2005, available at http://... ...k: New York University Press, 2001). 22. Bridgeport Music, Inc. v. Dimension Films, 410 F .3d 792, 804n16 (6th Cir. 2005). 23. Walter Benjamin, “The W...

...ll depend on a delicate balance between those ideas that are controlled and those that are free, between intellectual property and the public domain. In The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind (Yale University Press) James Boyle introduces readers to the idea of the public domain and describes how it is being tragically eroded by our current copyright, patent,...

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Hawaii Business Magazine-Special Apec Edition

By: Apec Hawaii Host Committee

...s Week TV and Hawai‘i Virtual Business Marketplace OVERVIEW OF HAWAI‘I 36 America’s Most Diverse State 38 Local Economy 40 Hawai‘i’s Ties to the A... ... and earth science and technology Our Ownership Hawaii Business is printed in Hawai‘i by Hagadone Printing Company on post-consumer recycled paper us... ...offset by carbon credits. is part of This special edition of was produced in cooperation with the APEC 2011 Hawai‘i Host Committee. PUBLISHER David ... ...waii Business at store.pacifcbasin.net To keep informed about Innovation in Hawai‘i, email innovation@hawaiibusiness.com Or visit hawaiibusiness.c... ... Foundation Hawaiian Electric Industries Hawaiian Electric Company and American Savings Bank Palapalai Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. First Hawaiian Ba... ...r Cable University of Hawai‘i System Hāpu‘u Kupukupu aio Ala Moana Center American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Ha... ...wai‘i State Data Book. $63.84 billion Gross Domestic Product (2008) TV and Film Industry $ 393.6 million Production expenditures (2010) One of the be...

Hawaii Business Magazine in tribute to the APEC meeting of 2011.

...tory for Clean Power -- 24 Electric Vehicles -- 28 Firm But Renewable Energy -- 30 Building the Smart Grid -- 32 Air Conditioning from Seawater -- 36 America’s Most Diverse State -- 38 Local Economy -- 40 Hawai‘i’s Ties to the APEC Economies -- 42 A History of Innovation -- 44 Astronomy, and Ocean and Earth sciences -- 48 Turning Science Into Practical Inventions -- 56 Win...

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The Silver Lining: Moral Deliberations in Modern Cinema

By: Sam Vaknin, Ph. D.

... The Silver Lining Moral Deliberations in Modern Cinema 3 rd EDITION Sam Vaknin, Ph.D. ... ... All rights reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovs... ...gy of Environmentalism XI. The Invention of Lying: Fact and Truth XII. Hostel: The American Hostel XIII. Inceptions and Its Errors XIV. Aliens „R ... ...ing study of the psychopath and his victims. At the centre of this masterpiece, set in the exquisitely decadent scapes of Italy, is a titanic encoun... ...ecessary in pursuing this goal. Ripley's reality test is maintained throughout the film. In other words - while he gradually merges with the object... ... cultivates a False Self of a jazz giant in the making and the author of the Great American Novel but he is neither and he bitterly knows it. Even ... ...most heart rending smile when embarrassed or endangered. He is a caricature of the American dream: ambitious, driven, winsome, well versed in the m... ... Ripley time and again, mysteriously, capriciously, cruelly. Thus, ultimately, the film is an intricate study of the pernicious ways of psychopatho... ...and are available to anyone with a computer. The last decade witnessed a spate of films, all concerned with the confusion between life and the imi...

Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in thirteen modern films.

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Links and Factoids

By: Sam Vaknin

... All rights reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovs... ...elovska – write to: palma@unet.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": http://www.ce-review.org/authorarchi... ...Crisis The love affair of Edward, Prince of Wales (Edward VIII) and Wallis Simpson in 1936 is the stuff of romantic dramas. Alas, reality was a lot... ...d out of the Simpson household in July 1936. Nor was Wallis the Prince's first American liaison. He contemplated marrying one, Thelma Furness, ... ...he goings-on, reported noting almost until the King's abdication. The European and American press, in contrast, provided extensive coverage of the ... ...ser/gr/public/bh_home.html Bolivar, Simon Simon Bolivar (1783-1830) is a Latin American folk hero, revered for having been a revolutionary free... ... Drive-ins were invented by Richard M. Hollingshead, a car salesman. At first, the film was projected from the hood of his car on to a bedsheet, se... ... The Plainfield Ghoul. A serial killer who served as the inspiration to numerous films, among them Psycho, The Silence of the Lambs, Maniac, Thre... ...(1956), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957). War and Peace (1968) is the longest film ever to win the Oscar at 7 hours 33 minutes. Gone With the ...

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Tokyo to Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America

By: Steven David Justin Sills

... Tokyo To Tijuana: Gabriele Departing America By Steven Sills ... ... Book One: Sang Huin "It is probable, then, that if a man should arrive in our city, so clever as to be able to assume any character and imi... ... sacred, admirable, and charming personage, but we shall tell him that in our state there is no one like him, and that our law excludes suc... ... of the virtuous man." Plato (Republic) Chapter One At Toksugum Palace in Chongno of Seoul Sang Huin (known by his friends in the states as Shaw... ...e pitch of a complete sentence, he had made the mistake of "Miguk...Miguk" ("America...America") and the class was in an uproar. He thought of this in... ...world's biggest dummy. Sang Huin gave his typical defense of "Miguk sarem" ("American") which would bring on a confused and critical look--in this cas... ...g what was once pure and cloistered waters. With a temperature, black spots filming over her vision, and the need to vomit on and off for a period of... ... brains but cast themselves as more Disney characters into this metaphysical film within the most salient roles. God that destroyed humanity in the f... ...h him how to become a man. When the movie ended the man said he had a better film in his apartment and they went away together to his furtive domain. ...

...This work is about a Korean American teaching in his homeland, feeling lost in Korean culture and that his own life is an outlier to this conservative society. As he lives there, making his living as an English teacher, he writes of Gabriele, a single ...

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Margele Risipite

By: Florentin Smarandache

... matematicianul Florentin Smarandache prin anii 1980, (ulterior, exilat în America), şi bazat ă pe folosirea excesiv ă de antiteze, antinomii, contr... ...ILLENNIUM A) Definition: PARADOXISM is an avant-garde movement in literature, art, philosophy, science, based on excessive used of antit... ... science, based on excessive used of antitheses, parables, odds, paradoxes in creations. It was set up and led by the writer Florentin Smarandache s... ... Paradoxism =paradox +ism, means the theory and school of using paradoxes in literary and artistic creation. C) History: “Paradoxism sta... ...at’s why I write poetry. I’m 9 an anti-poet or non-poet. I thus came to America to re-build the Statue of Liberty of the Verse, delivered from th... ...erpretable! Your imagination may florish as a cactus in a desert. But, The American Manifesto of the PARADOXISM is especially a revolt of the emigra... ... din Ankara. M ă l ăsau s ă intru gratuit, m ă mai chemau pe la teatre, la filme, mi-au dat chiar şi bani... În fine, mi-a mai trecut timpul! -Cât ... ...Ciutic ă pe aleea asfaltat ă din jurul cl ădirii liceului, comentând vreun film ori vreo carte: ideile filosofice (pe m ăsura noastr ă juvenil ă) cu ...

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Man with No Name

By: Wally Amos

... of this book please call (800) 275-2606. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Amos, Wally. Man with no name: turn lemons into lemon... ...All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or trans­ mitted in any form or by any means, electro... ...ts used with acknowledgment of publisher and author. Portions of material in chapters 3 and 4 have been derived from The Famous Amos Story, © Wally ... ... and Mary June Wasner, Russell Isaacs, Lee Simms, Literacy Volunteers of America, The National Center for Family Literacy, David McCor­ mack, The Ha... ...olate Chip Cookie Company changed my life-and it also changed the face of American business. I opened the first gourmet chocolate chip cookie store ... ... black section of Tallahassee, flori­ da, happiness and prayers prevailed. America was just emerging from the Great Depression, and that meant Ruby c... ...h. On the evening of August 17, after finishing the taping of a training film for Cities in Schools in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, I returned to the h...

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The Myth of Ulysses and Secondary Beauty

By: Antonio Mercurio

... from Greek into English of the concept of “glorious concordance”, as found in Calzecchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s w... ...cchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s work. - In this text, several titles of the author’s books are mentioned. Some are... ...e mentioned. Some are already available English, and their titles are only in English. Some are in the process of being translated, and their titles... ...n (see A.M., “La vita come opera d’arte e la vita come dono spiegata in 41 film” {Life as a Work of Art and Life as a Gift explained in 41 films}, a... ...ver, in an embrace that often becomes fatal. (See the interpretation of the film “The Piano” by Jane Campion, in “The Group Cosmo-Art Laboratories”, ... ... The same goes for daughters, and the movie director Jane Campion, in the film we mentioned earlier, The Piano¸ gives us a splendid example of this ... ...d, these humans expand, for example the Spanish, when they colonized Latin America, the indigenous populaces that before did not know that language ... ...e Spanish language passed from one support – Spain – to another one: South America. Every language is created because it allows us to communicate n...

...This book was developed from a paper I wrote for Russian and Baltic country psychologists. They had come to Italy to the Institute in Ascoli Piceno, which is a member of the Sophia University of Rome, to participate in a seminar on Sophia- Art and Cosmo-Art. The same paper was expanded and presented at the Second Ulyssiads of the Sophia University of Ro...

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Hypotheses on Ulysses

By: Antonio Mercurio

... Under the following conditions: Attribution — You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way tha... ...n forces. The Odyssey is the greatest love story that has ever been told in the history of world literature. It is based not on love and death (li... ... from Greek into English of the concept of “glorious concordance”, as found in Calzecchi Onesti’s work, which is an essential theme in the Author’s w... ...Rome, Roma, 2000 21 come opera d’arte e la vita come dono spiegata in 41 film” {Life as a Work of Art and Life as a Gift Explored in 41 Films}, Pu... ...en. Here it is important to read the Cosmo-Artistic interpretation of the film “Swept from the Sea” written by Toto Saporito and published in the b... ... ourselves, others and life (see Novecento, the protagonist in Tornatore’s film “The legend of the pianist on the ocean”, who chooses to blow up wit... ...re to take action drive them. They want to get rich and to enrich Life. America was the hope of the nineteen hundreds. And today? Europe has bec... ...is. When, in October of 1994, a bullet killed the little seven-year-old American Nicholas Green while he was traveling with his family in Italy, ... ... first to assert this, and not long ago, Harold Bloom, one of the greatest American literary critics, said this in his most recently published book ...

...fe of the universe. It tells the tale of a love story that is based on love as a decision and as a project. It is not a tale of love based on falling in love or, worse, on love as passion, which is so greatly celebrated in literature and in the public opinion, but which has never brought happiness to anyone and has, instead, brought great grief and tragedy. It is based on ...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

... Canadian Copyright: 1072425 Nov 12 th 2009 Due to the ideas presented in this book, I have had to use various terms and words that are not f... ...ed in this book, I have had to use various terms and words that are not found in dictionaries: beginning with the title. The word: ‘Splitness’ is ... ...ng these elements together creates a larger context of awareness which result in a better understanding. For instance: what can you understand a... ...calls a singularity which was the origin of the Big Bang. If you reverse the film of a pebble hitting the 2-dimensional The Path of Splitness Cha... ...ticles: a living organic cell. This is why galaxies exist as faint, cellular films of energy on the outer perimeters of huge, empty inter-galactic ... ...s another medium like water, or a transparent pane of glass, or a transparent film of plastic. Space is a Pure Formless Medium. The only reason ... ...ew lions? When there were millions of grazing animals? Why didn’t the North American natives colonize the land where millions of bison lived? It ... ...hapter Three: Summary of Hominid-Human development 205 The earliest North American cultures invented bone-tools and flint tools by themselves. B... ...plitting with crude stones as the first form of stone technology. After North American humans began splitting Mammoth-bones: did they start evolving...

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The Conundrums of Psychology

By: Sam Vaknin

... All rights reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovs... ...The Metaphors of Mind – The Brain VII. The Metaphors of Mind - Psychotherapy VIII. In Defense of Psychoanalysis IX. Metaphors of Mind – The Dialog ... ...mfiture for his condition to qualify as a disease. To this extent, we are justified in classifying all diseases as "spiritual" or "mental". Is ther... ...p. 2) The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM)) IV-TR (2000), published by the American Psychiatric Association, defines personality traits as:... ...cally fundamental "condition" vanished after 1980. Homosexuality, according to the American Psychiatric Association, was a pathology prior to 1973.... ...atterns – in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, fourth edition, text revision [American Psychiatric Association. DSM- IV-TR, Washington, 2000] –... ...ctice. These theoretical tools were widely used to analyze the Advertising and the film industries. The ideology of consumption (which is, undeniab...

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The New Engineering

By: Eugene F. Adiutori

... Copyright ' 2002 by Eugene F. Adiutori. All Rights Reserved. Printed in the United States of America. No part of this book may be use... ... by Eugene F. Adiutori. All Rights Reserved. Printed in the United States of America. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any m... ...d in the United States of America. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission, except in th... ...oever without written permission, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in articles and reviews. For information, address the publisher,... .... The result was Eq. (9A-2). q conv = h ∆ T ( 9 A - 2 ) Inexplicably, American texts on conventional heat transfer generally refer to E... ...tori, E. F., 1991, Thermal Behavior in the Transition Region Between Nucleate and Film Boiling , ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Proceedings, vol. 2,...

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The Snakelex Report

By: Christine Jones

...ll rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy... ...g, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the copyright owner. This is a work of fiction. Names, cha... ...tion: seed-bearing plants and trees on the land that bear fruit with seed in it, according to their various kinds.” And it was so. In the beginning, ... ... Alan’s mug of milk coffee, lovingly set down beside his plate; the thick film floating on top could be the cure for Ebola. Neither the touch of the... ...ee if it was on. “Good morning sisters and brothers!” John Carter’s strong American accent shook the foundation, rocked the pews and set a new trend ... ...ation of my Lorrrd Jesus Christ’s name! My family and I migrated 52 from America to this beautiful country of yours.” John smiled proudly, thrustin... ...n Carter went on and on and on about his hometown and how charismatic the American churches had become. He gave a run down on Christian activities, ...

...Snakelex is a first class demon on assignment to a small country town in Australia. Spiritual warfar.. Snakelex is a first class demon on assignment to a small country town in Australia. Spiritual warfare will be battled out between good and evil. Snakelex must use every dirty trick in the book...

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Trendsiters Digital Content and Web Technologies

By: Sam Vaknin

...ts reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovska – writ... ... A Medium or a Message? http://samvak.tripod.com/internet.html World in Conflict and Transition http://samvak.tripod.com/guide.html ... ...ndent, and the editor of mental health and Central East Europe categories in The Open Directory and Suite101. Between 1999-2002, he served as the Ec... ...rs between the types of intermediaries are blurred. Barnes and Noble (the American bookstores chain) has, in effect, become a publisher. Many publis... ... The result was a globe encompassing network of academic institutions. The American Pentagon established the network of all networks, the ARPANET. Ot... ...lterior motives of members of the ruling political echelons (the infamous American Paranoia), a lack of variety and of catering to the tastes and in... ...("safety in redundancy"). They contain Web pages, television programming, films, e-books, archives of discussion lists, etc. Such materials can help... ...l, the costs of production are lower (with the exception of the music and film industries), the marketing channels more numerous (half of the income... ...processes, books, newspapers, any printed matter, works of art and music, films (which, at their beginning were not considered art), software, softwa...

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Cyclopedia of Economics

By: Sam Vaknin

... All rights reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovs... ... and Musings: http://philosophos.tripod.com The Silver Lining – Ethical Dilemmas in Modern Films http://samvak.tripod.com/film.html Download f... ...gs: http://philosophos.tripod.com The Silver Lining – Ethical Dilemmas in Modern Films http://samvak.tripod.com/film.html Download free anthol... ... another's right - should never be confused with one SHOULD or OUGHT to do morally (in the absence of a right). The right to life has eight distinc... ...de and supersede one's moral obligations towards non- affiliated humans. Thus, an American's moral obligation to safeguard the lives of American f... ...igation to save the lives of innocent civilians, however numerous, if they are not Americans. The larger the number of positive self-definitions I ... ...ical Islamists are now advocating the mass slaughter of Westerners, particularly of Americans and Israelis, regardless of age, gender, and alleged c... ...n certain, influential, professions (in banking, finance, the media, politics, the film industry, publishing, science, the humanities, etc.). This ... ...ved the inedible parts as trophies. These lurid deeds inspired a slew of books and films, most notably The Silence of the Lambs with Hannibal (Lect...

Cyclopedia of issues in economics analyzed through the prism of the economies of countries in transition, emerging markets, and developing countries.

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Capitalistic Musings

By: Sam Vaknin

... All rights reserved. This book, or any part thereof, may not be used or reproduced in any manner without written permission from: Lidija Rangelovs... ...unet.com.mk or to vaknin@link.com.mk Visit the Author Archive of Dr. Sam Vaknin in "Central Europe Review": http://www.ce-review.org/authorarchi... ... of the Market XIII. The Myth of the Earnings Yield XIV. Immortality and Mortality in the Economic Sciences XV. The Agent-Principal Conundrum XV... ... the International Financial Architecture XXIV. War and the Business Cycle XXV. America’s Current Account Deficit XXVI. Anarchy as an Organizing... ...ccompanied by deflation. Indeed, it is arguable whether inflation was subdued - in America as elsewhere - by the farsighted policies of central ban... ...ning prices. Quoted by "The Economist", Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein noted that America's industry is already in the throes of deflation. The im... ...ot always foster competition. And many products have umpteen substitutes. Consider films - cable TV, satellite, the Internet, cinemas, video rental... ... to scholarly publishing and other form of intellectual property such as software, films, music, and e-books. Consumers are divided on the issue o... ...hing. Napster-like peer to peer networks undermine the foundations of the music and film industries. Open source software is encroaching on the tur...

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Laurel Canyon : The 1960s Counter Culture: The 1960s Counter Culture

By: David McGowan; Jeffrey J. Prager, Co-Author

...meanwhile ... our story begins ... Elsewhere in the world in those early months of 1965, a new ‘scene’ is just beginning to take shape in the city of Los Angeles. In a geographically and socially isolated community known as Laurel Canyon – a heavily wooded, rustic, sere...

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The Best of Four

By: Paul Surdi

.................................................... .............. 14 A Stay in Greece .................................................................... ...l the student essays contained herein were produced by students registered in English 004 on the Hazleton Campus during the Fall semester of 1997, and... ...ks to Dr. Monica Gregory, Director of Acedemic Affairs, for her assistance in bringing this project to fruition. The Best of Four: The Students’ Choic... ...ents and two full time and two one-day teachers ( non-English 19). The American population increases nationwide by people emigrating from other co... ...ople emigrating from other countries of the world. Many people who come to America do not speak English very well. Of course, Hazleton has an increasi... ...ned among these popular choices. Greece is to Europe what St. Thomas is to America; its culture diversity is what makes it so appealing. popular optio... ... with a comma. The comma “splices” —joins to gether—seperate ideas like a film editor splices together strips of film: two scenes that were made to s...

...f Four. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we have enjoyed bringing it to you. The purpose of Best of Four is to bring the best writing produced in English 004 to the widest possible audience. Our students have important stories to tell and powerful voices to be heard. The students who read these essays will learn that they too have permission to state what is importa...

...odest Proposal ............................................................................................................................ 14 A Stay in Greece ............................................................................................................................... 16 The Absence of Face to Face Communication .............................................

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Best of Freshman Writing

By: Suzanne Harper

... Writing Volume 9 Student Voices A Commonwealth College Publication Editor in Chief J J J J Jim M im M im M im M im Manis anis anis anis anis Editors ... ...l the student essays contained herein were produced by students registered in English 004, 015 and 030, within the Commonwealth College of The Pennsyl... ...itten permission. No portion of Best of Freshman Writing may be reproduced in any fashion without the express written permission of the authors. Best ... ...o the photogenic Island of the Blue Lagoon where the movie Blue Lagoon was filmed. Awaiting her arrival are a delicious food buffet and desserts. Soon... ...He determined the second trilogy to be the most ex- citing and resolved to film that one first. Unbe- knownst to Lucas, he was creating what would soo... ...any respects a profitable movie idea, but Lucas was determined to make his film. The ex- ecutives of T wentieth Century Fox had seen Lucas’s previous ... ...The ex- ecutives of T wentieth Century Fox had seen Lucas’s previous film, American Graffiti, and vowed to pro- duce Lucas’s next movie. Lucas made a ... ...ces across the country and soon becoming the most successful film in North American history. In 1978, Lucas began production of the second chapter of ... ...n-packed battle scenes. However, there just might be one other reason that America caught on to the Star W ars hype so well: it represents us as a peo...

...instructional purposes. Beginning with volume seven, we started accepting student essays from all twelve Commonwealth College campuses, from students in English 004, 015, and 030. The essays in the current edition are all from students in English 004 and 015 classes....

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Lay Morals

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...rge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State U... ...ntained within the document or for the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. Lay Morals by Robert Louis Stevenson, the Pennsylvania State Un... ...ngoing student publication project to bring classical works of literature, in En- glish, to free and easy access of those wishing to make use of them.... ...urface of the path, and all the time, perhaps, with his mind engaged about America, or the dog-star, or the attributes of God– what am I to say, or ho... ...mour. But the excuse is merely local; it cannot apply to similar bodies in America and France; and what are we to say of these? President Cleveland’s ... ...d we may be left helpless in the middle of one of Pope’s couplets, a white film gathering before our eyes, and our kind friends charitably trying to c...

...n two experiences, is doubly relative. The speaker buries his meaning; it is for the hearer to dig it up again; and all speech, written or spoken, is in a dead language until it finds a willing and prepared hearer. Such, moreover, is the complexity of life, that when we condescend upon details in our advice, we may be sure we condescend on error; and the best of education ...

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Best of Four

By: Carol Ann Ellis

... the student essays contained herein were produced by students registered in English 004, within the Commonwealth College of the Pennsylvania Univers... ...r express written permission. No portion of Best of Four may be reproduced in any fashion without the express written permission of the authors. Best ... ...................................................................... 5 Hang in There Brad Hart ........................................................... ...when I realized my dad wasn ’ t going to be on the plane ride back home to America in a few days. I also realized things were going to be different in... ...specially by the teenagers who find joy in murder. This also puts blame on American society because we are the ones who promote these types of movies ... ...to see them. It is like a force that brings us back for more. This type of film is not so heavily seen in other countries, and the rate of school shoo...

...f Four. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we have enjoyed bringing it to you. The purpose of Best of Four is to bring the best writing produced in English 004 each fall semester to the widest audience possible. Our students have important stories to tell and powerful voices to be heard. The students who read these essays will learn that they too have permission to st...

................. 4 Ignoring Problems Creates More! Ashley Morris................................................................................ 5 Hang in There Brad Hart ................................................................................................................. 6 Nate Brandi Saveri ..........................................................................

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