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I Declined My Dad’s Calls All Night. Turned Out He Was Dying

Hi! I’m Brianna. I’m 18 now, and the last two years of my life were a nightmare. At first, my dad made me so irritated, that I wanted him to die; then I almost caused his stroke and when my mom found about it, she kinda kicked me out of the house. Almost two years…

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The Annual Sugar Pine 7 Talent Show

[Steven Voice over] I couldn’t believe it was this time of the year already! That’s right! It’s “The Annual Sugar Pine Seven Talent Show (TM)” This year the competition was fierce. The only reason I’m saying that is because my talent is going to blow everyone else’s away! I wish I could say the same…

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What Does It Cost To Have a Luxury Honeymoon In Thailand? | Seekers

(mellow music) (water sloshing) ♪ Summer’s on fire ♪ ♪ Deep in the sunshine ♪ – I’m Amy. – And I’m Jonathan (both laughing) – [Amy] We’re video professionals working in New York City. – [Jonathan] And we just got back from our honeymoon in Thailand. – So we ended up spending around 5,000 for…

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If Blood Sugar Could Talk [Type 1 Diabetes]

There’s no way we’re gonna get there in time. Hey where you going? No no no no no no no I don’t time for you right now. Dude Cool cool. I feel like we really just bonded just then… no? Hey babe I’m in a traffic jam I’m gonna call you as soon as… I…

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Netflix’s “Sugar Rush” Star Says He Used To Sell Cakes Out Of His Car | Your Moments: Kevin Moulder

– When “Sugar Rush” was casting, two of their casting producers were fans of my RuPaul’s drag cakes. And they located me, they pinned me down and gave me a call and said, “We are obsessed with your drag cakes, “we’re casting for “Sugar Rush” season two. “We need to have you, “we want you…

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Insane Ways Prisoners Used Peanut Butter, Cross-Dressing and Fruit to Escape Prison

This video was made possible by WIX. If you’re ready to create a website, head over to wix.com/go/infographics2019 to try out one of their premium plans right now. “We go tonight,” is often the dramatic movie line you hear in the prison escape epic, but in the case of escapes, fiction doesn’t need to embellish…

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The Three Letters That Changed My Life – ALS : Monica Ghimire (Delivery Manager, CloudFactory)

So I was with my friends one day, we had a gathering at my home. As the conversations were going on one of my friends suddenly asked me, “By the way, was your dad drunk the other day in the morning? My dad saw him”. I was shocked. Who would feel happy to hear such…

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I Was Almost A School Shooter | Aaron Stark | TEDxBoulder

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Leonardo Silva I was almost a school shooter. In 1996, Denver, Colorado, I was a student in North High. In a moment of pain and anger, I almost committed a terrible atrocity. Growing up I’d learned early on there was a strange comfort and calmness in darkness. I was always the…

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How does criticism affect popular culture? | A.O. Scott | Big Think

Popularity is a great question; it’s just an intriguing question. I think especially now in the kind of consumer capitalist culture where taste and sometimes quality is being measured in dollars and in numbers and in ratings and box office and all of that. And sometimes popularity is just taken to be sufficient kind of…

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3.2 When sugar ruled the world: Plantation slavery in the 18th c. Caribbean

Where do you think that most African slaves taken on the Middle Passage ended up in? Louisiana? No. Virginia? No. South Carolina? No. Places like Cuba, Haiti, or Jamaica each imported more African slaves than the US did. The story of their enslavement on Caribbean plantations is one of sheer horror. But also, in the…

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