figurine

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            Definition: (noun) A small molded or sculptured figure; a statuette.<br />
                Synonyms: <a  href="http://www.freethesaurus.com/statuette" rel="noopener">statuette</a>.<br />
                Usage: She had all the delicate grace of that Tanagra figurine that you have in your studio, Basil.<br />
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Last Traces of the Ancient Foot Binding Tradition Captured on Film

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Throughout history, men and women alike have suffered pain and agony in the name of beauty - from the practices of body modification in indigenous tribes throughout the world, to ...
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Dark patterns, the tricks websites use to make you say yes, explained

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Vox: “How design can manipulate and coerce you into doing what websites want. If you’re an Instagram user, you may have recently seen a pop-up asking if you want the service to “use your app and website activity” to “provide a better ads experience.” At the bottom there are two boxes: In a sli...

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Oil Prices Post Healthy Gains

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This article came to our attention first via Roseland Oil & Gas by Matthew V. Veazeyclick here to read the original article at Rigzone.com*Roseland Oil & Gas did NOT write this article West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent crude oil futures posted solid increases Thursday. WTI for May delivery gained $2.29 to settle at $61.45 per …

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April 2, 2021 – GOOD FRIDAY – WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY – NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER AND JELLY DAY – NATIONAL RECONCILIATION DAY – NATIONAL FERRET DAY

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Feds Say Man Broke Into Public Water System and Shut Down Safety Processes

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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Federal prosecutors have indicted a Kansas man for allegedly logging into a computer system at a public water system and tampering with the process for cleaning and disinfecting customers' drinking water. An indictment filed in US District Court...

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Amtrak Unveils Vision of Expanded Rail Map Under Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

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Amtrak released a proposed map Wednesday of an expanded U.S. rail system that could be built with funding from President Biden's infrastructure plan. Axios reports: The expanded rail system -- funded with the $80 billion Biden's infrastructure plan allocates to rail specifically -- would "create job...

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30 DAYS OF CONCERTS; Day 1 features Dirty Honey “Tied Up” Feb. 25,2020 at Slim’s SF

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I know we have all been itching to get to a live concert and it does seem that there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel.  With many places starting to plan for the return of live music and festivals, we wanted to get you in the mood by sharing 30 live concert videos in 30 ...

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The FCC Wants Your Broadband Horror Stories: You Know What to Do

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At long last, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is asking for your broadband experiences. When you submit your experiences here, you will let the FCC know whether you have been adequately served by your internet service provider (ISP). The feedback you provide informs future broadband avai…

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