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Blair Westlake

Blair Westlake is the former corporate vice president of media and entertainment at Microsoft Corporation, where he oversaw the group responsible for the licensing of movies, television shows, music, and other media for Microsoft products, which included Xbox Live, Xbox Video and Xbox Music services, Windows PCs/tablets and Windows Phones.[1] Prior to Microsoft, Westlake was […]

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Elizabethtown (Pennsylvania)

Elizabethtown is a small town in Pennsylvania. The town was mainly agricultural until the 1900s, when Klien Chocolate Company and several shoe factories opened. The town probably best known for the small college in town, Elizabethtown College. Locals and college alumni often refer to the town as “E-town”. . . . Elizabethtown (Pennsylvania) . . […]

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Exeter

Exeter is the county town of Devon and historically the administrative capital of the south-west peninsula. A historic mid-sized cathedral city with a good blend of arts, education, retail and history. For other places with the same name, see Exeter (disambiguation). Exeter Cathedral . . . Exeter . . . In AD 50 a Roman […]

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Jack Morris (Jesuit)

John James “Jack” Morris, S.J. (October 22, 1927 – September 30, 2012) was an AmericanJesuitpriest who founded the Jesuit Volunteer Corps in 1956.[1][2] The Jesuit Volunteer Corps is an organization founded specifically for young, layvolunteer college graduates, who embark in one or more years of voluntary community service.[3] Approximately 150 individuals enroll in the Jesuit […]

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Brahmo Samaj

Brahmo Samaj (Bengali: ব্রাহ্ম সমাজ, romanized: Brahmô Sômaj, Bengali pronunciation: [bram.ho ʃɔ.b̤a]) is the societal component of Brahmoism, which began as a monotheistic reformist movement of the Hindu religion that appeared during the Bengal Renaissance. It is practised today mainly as the Adi Dharm after its eclipse in Bengal consequent to the exit of the Tattwabodini Sabha […]

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Sitor Situmorang

Sitor Situmorang (2 October 1923 – 21 December 2014) was an Indonesian poet, essayist and writer of short stories. Situmorang was born in Harianboho, North Sumatra, and educated in Jakarta. He worked as a journalist and literary critic in Medan, Yogyakarta and Jakarta for a variety of newspapers and periodicals.[1] Sitor Situmorang Situmorang, c. 1955 […]

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Julio Aguilera

Julio César Aguilera Peña is a Venezuelan-American painter and sculptor born in Caracas, on July 28, 1961. Previously to his career as an artist, Aguilera was awarded the sixth Dan in Kung Fu when he was just 26 years old.[1] Venezuelan-American painter and sculptor Julio Aguilera by Venezuelan painter Vicente Saavedra Julio Aguilera during his […]

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Karl Dean

Karl Foster Dean (born September 20, 1955) is an American politician who served as the 68th Mayor of Nashville, Tennessee from 2007 to 2015.[1] A member of the Democratic Party,[2] he previously served as Nashville’s Director of Law under Mayor Bill Purcell from 1999 to 2007.[3] In 1990, 1994 and 1998, he was elected the […]

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Bodorgan

Bodorgan is a hamlet and a surrounding community area on the Isle of Anglesey, Wales, United Kingdom. According to the United Kingdom Census 2001, there are 1,503 residents in the electoral ward, 72.7% of them being able to speak Welsh. This increased to 1,704 at the 2011 Census but only 67.72% of this increased population […]

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Dusty plasma

A dusty plasma is a plasma containing micrometer (10−6) to nanometer (10−9) sized particles suspended in it. Dust particles are charged and the plasma and particles behave as a plasma.[1][2] Dust particles may form larger particles resulting in “grain plasmas”. Due to the additional complexity of studying plasmas with charged dust particles, dusty plasmas are […]

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