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For any US users who are serious about this, I recommend reading up on the Roth IRA.
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Had my fingers crossed the whole intro hoping they'd have Simpleflips do this challenge. The man is the undisputed god of SM64 runs. I'm confident he could 100% the game with an unplugged controller at this point.
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Last night I had this odd dream where I was alone, driving down a highway in broad daylight, when Mike, Jay, and Rich from Red Letter Media jumped up from the back of my car and held me up at gunpoint for money. It was a really half-hearted effort as far as robberies go, and e...
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Doing things everybody else here has said will lead to a very happy and fulfilling college experience; if you were a loner through highschool, you'll probably flourish in freshman year. Just don't fuck around with drugs and booze. Have fun, yes; relax in your free time, yes; b...
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Sven Co-Op is a first/third-person shooter title originally developed as a mod for playing Half-Life and its expansions cooperatively. It is a little old but has a metric fuck-ton of content -- some of it developed as recent as mid-2018 -- that would work great for just two pl...
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Of course they do.
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The government simply isn't allowed to spend money on anything; nothing can change that until the shutdown is lifted. We don't want shutdowns to be comfortable for anyone anyway. What you're suggesting is the exact opposite of what's needed. Better to resolve the problem causi...
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So long as she doesn't impede the efforts of FINRA and the SEC I am A-OK with this, if not slightly perturbed.
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I think this is a terrible idea that you should put out of your mind completely if other alternatives are open to you. Vehicles require constant maintenance and without an address you are pretty much shut out from the financial sector -- banking, auto insurance, health insuran...
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For some reason, I was flown up with a bunch of old friends to some sort of massive spinning ring-shaped space station run by the military and meant to house a city's worth of people. The gravity wasn't working quite right so it had to employ non-euclidean geometry to compensa...
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You are a fool if you think that any problem in our legislature can be boiled down to one individual within it. Mitch McConnell would be nowhere if not for the coalition in Congress that willing to act (or inact) in his interests over those of their consituents. The sycophants...
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Jesus Christ. Being forced to withdraw from a college fund to pay your bills is particularly despicable; in most plans you only get to put so much money into one per-year, and early withdrawals can come with pretty hefty premiums that you don't get back even if you try to make...
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My childhood is revitalized.
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"... your son looks at you and says 'Momma look, you won, bullies don't win.' I said, "Baby they don't, because we're gonna go in there, we're going to go in and impeach the motherfucker.'" Damn, this woman makes dropping F-bombs around children seem cool and brave. When I do ...
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https://files.facepunch.com/forum/upload/2082/38713cab-0445-4431-a616-d12d8a5320cc/image.png there is no skirt so it is ok
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I am not sure that I trust these two -- particularly Ethan -- not to be more obnoxious than the average e-celebrity parent.
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It's really heartwarming and sweet to hear Ethan describe his wife as a "radiant beautiful angel," but I can't help but wonder if the child's gonna turn out wildly fucked up from all the internet exposure he's sure to get from the literal beginning of his life.
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Scroll through the article a few lines, you silly billy. You will see that a trial date hasn't even been set yet.
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The man is innocent until proven guilty.
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I will graciously accept moderatorship on the condition that I am provided with a completed power-of-attorney form for the Community Fund. My going rate for agency is one percent per annum, trade commission not included. e: DM'd Hezzy my PO Box. I expect a response in three b...
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The USA had no single right to use nuclear weapons. Yet we did, and now the war is over. Whether it was a mistake or not 70 years ago is a moot point; the technology and knowledge to replicate it exists now, and the people of the world have collectively decided it would be a b...
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If I'd make a quick, concise reply, it'd get absolutely torn to shreds by multiple users because its a low hanging fruit. I try to avoid this, it just doesn't sit well with me. Just don't stress yourself out over the possibility of people tearing you to shreds over your post...
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Ug. Chonch angry. Chonch want read more confession, not two page of talk. Send me ones you like on Discord and I'll add them to a compilation.
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I have read that an indicator of genetic predisposition towards addiction (usually from extreme cases up the family tree) is an unusual hyperactivity and alertness from small doses of the drug, even if it is a depressant. One side of my family has a good few alcoholics, and as...
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It's just harmless jokes. Don't lose your head over it.
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Seeing how alive and strong ignorance and corruption are, and the people whom support him using the flag as THEIR symbol. The guy with the American flag hanging from the back of your diesel truck, smoking a cigarette, cutting off someone, riding someone else's bumper, shouting...
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Post faster, dammit. These are juicy.
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All of these candidates were too old. Even Donald Trump. I'm sure you'll see why if (god help us) he wins another term.
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His Peterson impression is spot-on but those exaggerated voices got old and painfully obnoxious very quick.
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I don't think the President actually has the authority to mess with automakers' subsidies and tax credits and whatnot. This is just mindless grandstanding, as is the norm with this administration.
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Please expand on what "this" is.
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It is naive to think that decision is made without influence from any other concentrations of political power.
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Please, no more geriatrics in the Oval Office. Eventually some snake from one of the national parties will be slipped into the VP position and we'll wind up with a totally different executive and set of policies than was voted for.
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What was wrong with the article's original title?
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The politics of the day might lead you to believe that things are all subjective and there is no such thing as truth, understandably so, but there is still quite a bit you can learn. Knowing how failed policy came to be and how it garnered support in the past, for instance, ca...
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https://files.facepunch.com/forum/upload/2082/5245e270-808d-4229-9701-0d7e395865c2/image.png e: You don't actually know the statement is false, @Borealis . I am not trying to defend this stupid mistake, but nothing in the linked article states that. This is an important d...
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Using violence and fear as tools to impose one's politics is what terrorists and totalitarians do. Punching your enemies might work in the superhero films or in books, but in the real world people do not cower and bend to your will when you punch them in the face. They just co...
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In Gavin's head I'm sure he thinks this whole thing is some hilarious convoluted scheme to show everyone how foolish their dumb politics are. In reality though he's founded an anti-anti-fascist group that can and has hurt people. Here is a fair primer on Gavin as a person and ...
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He co-founded Vice News and sort of first popularized that style in his writings. He is also known for lampooning and satirizing conservatism in his media -- folks close to him have said they doubt he even has any right wing values.
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Your concern is misplaced. I certainly did not intend what I think you are implying with that choice of words. You will find it used in various writings on the topic with ostensibly no ill intent because the caravan, a single large group of people, fits the literal definition ...
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I can only wonder what officials in Mexico and other American nations are thinking about the prospect of their citizens potentially being gunned down as they flee their country en masse.
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They are remotely similar in the way that any clique-y communities based around image and video posts are. Maybe things are different there now, but they still joke about how prevalent it used to be. A lot can change in fifteen years.
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I came here to post something a little bit like this, but you beat me to it. Suffice it to say that as hilariously dumb as he might be sometimes, this president makes a great case study for the limits of executive power. Hopefully this whole debacle will impart some wisdom ont...
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Love it. Good driving music with a fun little story. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BzWL4pHm78&index=1&list=PLZ8munwhr7uHJAa-etAybs7DOcQSQJQNw
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He had created more than a dozen online profiles over the last years, sometimes disguising himself in accompanying photographs as a beautiful Southern blond woman or as a bandana-wearing conservative sometimes disguising himself in accompanying photographs as a beautiful So...
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The RNC is a cancer on American politics and should not be trusted to do or say anything in support of the people without some direct benefit to itself. It's sickening how much they bend over backwards like this for the President in hopes of more upsets like 2016.
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I'm sure it's a liability issue. They probably want to get rid of anything even remotely erotic and associated with children before the inevitable state subpoena. They don't go easy with this sort of thing. It is absolutely about the real thing. The 4chan app Clover is blackli...
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This isn't about pearl clutching or moralism, there is quite literally illegal child porn on the site that can be accessed with relative ease by anyone. Much like the comparable site 4chan, it was swept under the rug and ignored until now. It's a shame your artists were caught...
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Boy, this sure sounds familiar.
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No, no, it's nothing like that. People generally don't find their way onto the White House grounds without good reason. Sorry, "skulking" probably wasn't the right word. From what I recall it wasn't made out to be that big a deal. I wouldn't make much of it.
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Not on hand, no, sorry. It was mentioned in passing on IPR sometime last week. I don't think anything came from it. If I can find and share the broadcast I'll post it here, if it matters that much. e: Sorry, they didn't put that broadcast on the website. I guess just don't co...
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@Dan The Man Sorry, I honestly flubbed the math and added an extra zero in that thread on the Iowa electoral farce, but I've already said I'm not interested in derailing it further so I'm telling you here instead. I gave you a diamond for calling me out. No ill will. Enjoy.
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I found it a little odd how he was reported skulking roaming about the White House grounds during his ouster. I'm sure this isn't the end of this whole farce.
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Vacancies Reform Act This law was just begging for a SCOTUS case from the moment it was written. I would not be surprised if this winds up being the first big test of Trump's new appointees.
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Eighty percent come from the far-right Federalist Society, though only 4 percent of the nation’s lawyers are members. Does this not technically make them a minority? this is a joke
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I'll humor you this once and go line-by-line with these replies as clearly as I can, only because you've asked so kindly and made yourself unavailable on every other medium on which we could normally hash this out without derailing the thread. I genuinely do not know what you'...
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The postmarking debacle is a well-known phenomenon with our local elections that manages to upset someone somewhere every year without failure, but I've never seen it mess with a race this close before. Regardless of how the recount turns out, I would not be surprised if the F...
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From the headline alone it should be plain to see that this President neither understands nor cares about the intricacies of the legislature.
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Wait until the engine update. LO is passionately working on that but they've mostly (smartly) given up on the optimization of the current engine. I thought it was funny that they had performance warnings in their gun-game announcement.
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This is turning out to be the best-looking series so far IMO. All the charm of 4's animation and style with the intricate detail of 3. Love it.
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By the way, if anyone wants into the North American (Jericho) division of the FP Enforcer clan, send a mail to FPChonch ingame or Chonch#2516 on Discord and we'll get in touch. I can't guarantee activity but at least you'll be able to rep the little logo next to your name. h...
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m43R8HhmBwk For context, this interview originally aired in July of 2018. I believe it is once again relevant due to the guest's recent election to Congress. Alternative full-resolution upload and video transcript available here.
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[VIDEO] Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Firing Line
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I don't know how long it's been since it was added, but I am really thankful for the thumbnail option on image embeds. It looks very nice in the current interface and I like the way they stack together. I just wanted to say thanks to whoever finally got that in. https://fi...
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It's cool to see people still playing this. I hopped on for a little bit earlier to run some missions, update my outfits, and give myself one of those dark uniforms -- I can't let the red accents go. Sorry for the low quality but I'm on a laptop now that can barely run this at...
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I would caution you against viewing any ideology or loose political organization as monolithically and internally consistent as intimated by your post. While a majority of Republican legislators may view shutdowns as an effective political tool for motivating their base, I wou...
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Politically-sensitive riders on mandatory bills -- regardless of content or sponsor -- are exactly what an effective legislature should not be doing, but I guess after the last few cycles it's become the norm. Get ready for another fucking shutdown, folks. Maybe another one ne...
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Wow, that's quite the list of faces and names. Lots of these I'm sure most Americans have never heard of -- they will have quite a bit to think about while the real main contender bides his time in the shadows, preparing and plotting for his reveal. https://files.facepunch.c...
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As the sole ENTJ-A in this thread I will take my 60kg iron crown now and claim my shit throne on the top of Fuck Mountain. https://files.facepunch.com/forum/upload/2082/047fe745-23c6-4b20-acba-3d1587cc472f/image.png I go to bed with an MS Office bodypillow every night.
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Definitely. The other three stages of the pipeline have been completed for several years now, so it's not like this ruling will even harm the production much. There is already oil flowing through Keystone every day that will not be stopped by this ruling. It is completely wit...
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I have never in my life voted for any Republican congressmen. Do not misread me.
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I may be utterly insane, but I am being as honest as I can, and I implore you do not misread me. Two wrongs do not make a right. The only way we can have a productive and functioning government is if both sides are able to put aside the pettiest of their conflicts to pass core...
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Believing wholeheartedly in and accepting the futility of existence is tantamount to death. We will persevere because there is no other option.
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I used to do it for the ratings until I figured out how to disable them. Now it's usually just for fun, just throwing in my two cents. Sometimes I throw something out there purely to see how people respond, though it often times is more of a hindrance than a help.
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I cannot believe how many negative ratings this post has received. What is wrong with you people? Compromise is the natural state of politics all over the world. Did the latter half of the Obama presidency teach you nothing? Have you just become so used to gridlock that you ar...
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Yes, they should absolutely be permitted to participate in elections. It is utterly criminal that any citizen is denied their vote under any circumstances.
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Man, this federal legislature is gonna lock up so hard now. 2012 will look like greased lightning by comparison.
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That this was the one representative who maintained his seat in our midterms baffles the mind.
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Folks, sitting here watching the numbers change minute-by-minute isn't helping you at all. You're just gonna stress yourself out and get anxious, and it's not healthy. Seriously. If you've already voted, just relax and go about your evening like any other. Things will be the s...
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Just you wait. Jimmy Carter is a shoo-in this year.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-m3XHUSN08 go vote
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Finally, a good 『 R I P S   T H R E A D 』 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5MN5RrZKRg
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This is highly unusual, but at least they're going through a constitutionally-sanctioned practice of changing the law, rather than say, implementing policy through federal court rulings or administrative bureau decisions. Let them try. Aside from the political question, there'...
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Old politicians will leave and new ones will come in over time. Ceteris paribus, it'll change the same way it always has. You just wait and see.
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Very much so, yes. Sticking that one in my burgeoning "unsettling electronica" playlist. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4eJIPotVIoI
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Now I've never been to the 4th district or had the opportunity to really get to know anyone from there, but man am I fucking blown away that those folks keep choosing to let Steve King of all people represent them. This isn't even the first time he's said this sort of stupid s...
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The key is just to do everything you can to maximize your annual saving. I am in my 20s. My job paid about 45k a year, and though I do not have that anymore, I do have two irregular side gigs on the weekends that significantly increase my saving potential. I live like a pauper...
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In Iowa, the U.S. Constitution provides for our system in which a vacancy can be filled by gubernatorial appointment, who will serve until the next regularly scheduled election. Since Governor Kim Reynolds is not especially popular right now and Chuck Grassley's re-election s...
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Yes, it was a big part of my life for some time when I worked at a large financial broker/dealer in the Midwest. I recently left that job and cashed out of the company retirement plan for a private Roth IRA of various index and bond funds managed by one of the advisors I used ...
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What's to be confused about? They're not mutually exclusive. Raising taxes and cutting spending at the same time is the textbook solution to recovering a deficit.
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At 19 I went down to a southern town in my state to attend a concert with a girl I liked and wound up getting completely plastered with an old friend I rediscovered down there. We basically went carousing through the town for about 4hrs drinking in public in and out of the con...
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Hurt my ears at first, but turned out very chill. I don't think I'd listen to it regularly as it's a little too fruity for me, but I will definitely recommend it to others who might. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UztCDH2xuQ
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I knew the it had happened a few days ago as described in the OP, but I had not seen any articles on the incident that had been written before today. Even the DailyBeast post the article refers to was written on the 24th. I see now that the Soros bomb was actually reported on ...
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Have you considered the possibility that they hadn't heard the news until it was already up?
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If I'm not mistaken, the ad was released the same day as the news came out. These things can take a week to set up. I don't think NRCC had the time to pull it.
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Loose lips sink ships, asshole. The American everyman is kind enough to have paid for several bureaus of surveillance and counter-surveillance tools at the President's disposal. The least he could do is entertain the thought of using them.
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