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Thomas W
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I'd want to have a night here!
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Está assim a invicta... =D
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Death defying.
 
Surfers take on monster waves in France
A man surfs the Belharra giant waves some two kilometres off the coast of the French Basque country town of Urrugne on January 7, 2014.
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A new exposé in The Nation magazine reveals that much of the lobbying money spent on shaping policy in Washington is going unreported. For the third straight year, the official amount spent by lobbyists has declined, and the number of registered lobbyists is the lowest its been in more than a decade. But these numbers are misleading, says reporter Lee Fang, author of the "The Shadow Lobbying Complex: On paper, influence peddling has declined. In reality, it has gone underground." 

Watch his interview on Democracy Now! today: http://owl.li/tRr0C

Read the article and see a larger version of this infographic: http://www.thenation.com/article/178460/shadow-lobbying-complex#
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Sunlight in the winter night
Yes you read correctly, sunlight. The bright spot on the right border is the rising moon and the time is about 22:40. Why sunlight you ask? Didn't you know that the moon is only large dirt ball and all the light you see is the reflected sunlight? Okay we call it moonlight, but technically it's sunlight. This is a fantastic thing, if you think the sun is so bright that a ball of dirt can reflect so much light to see the whole landscape at night. I mean this is really awesome, much more than thinking the moon is glowing, imho.
I made this image from 8 shots to reduce the noise. And forgot to take an image for the bright lights so I can't bring back the burned out parts.


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Looks like my toilet in the morning!
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaking with President Barack Obama during their meeting in the Map Room of the White House in Washington DC on February 21, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
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Well, the Dalai Lama won't swat you :)
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Kyev over 48 hour fade. Shit going down.
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Who keeps threatening/cutting the gas off & blowing up gas pipelines in this neighborhood, anyway? I'm sure it couldn't be your friendly local anti-KGB/mafia state Russia. </sarcasm off>
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Порту Португалия Фото Тур - Porto Portugal Photos Tour
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Exxon Mobil's CEO opposes fracking regulations and claims environmental concerns are overblown, but when another fracking company proposed to start drilling near his $5 million horse ranch, he filed a lawsuit to stop them. 
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/02/21/3316881/exxon-ceo-protests-fracking/
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"Well, fracking is completely safe for you...."
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Went there 6 months ago, should have known better as there were no patrons even in the busy time before work. Coffee was weak & poor, threw it in the garbage bin rather than drink it. Went to the Mezze Bar instead. That was my experience.
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reviewed 2 months ago
Dirty premises, beggars outside, cold aircon blows down your neck as you queue. I took my business to Burger Fuel instead.
Public - 2 months ago
reviewed 2 months ago
Bruce is committed to cycling & helping keep people riding. This bike shop is not the biggest or most expensive, but probably the most practical in Auckland. Adventure Cycles continues to provide affordable options, can service or repair almost anything, and provides the best-value rentals for cycle touring & backpackers.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Quoted $40 for 'notary public' services on Friday, but wasn't even in at the office to do the job. Then on Monday, tried to raise the price to $50. If you think this is DISHONEST and UNPROFESSIONAL, you'd be right. There's a perfectly nice & helpful notary around the corner, and you might want to get your legal services from a more honest lawyer also. Beware red flags & warnings signs with lawyers.
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Nice filled rolls, very popular with the lunchtime coffee crowd.
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You can buy the components at any hardware joint and bang one up for $150 - $400. HRV will charge you $4000. They're are a scam, and their sales tactics verge on fraud. They got pinged on Campbell Live for ripping off an old lady.
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Nice meal, very nice roast-pork burger, cheap.
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