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"The players are a little below their best condition, owing to their enforced idleness of the last few days, but with hard work the next two days they expect to take the ice in tip-top form."

Great read - check out +The Associated Press's  initial report from the very first Winter #Olympics in 1924: http://yhoo.it/1nKAtqy

Do you find yourself reading it in an old time radio voice?
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News and politics junkies rejoice! A word cloud comparison of #Obama's #SOTU speech and the #GOP response: 
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How to properly celebrate the beginning of fall
Fall officially arrived on Sunday and for many people across the country, that means watching leaves change color and breaking out the warm sweaters and scarves. And as this Siberian Husky demonstrated in a 2012 video, it means frolicking in the giant piles of freshly raked leaves. Watch the full video: http://yhoo.it/18Tdnmr #gif   #fall   #autumn   #fallleaves   #husky  
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Reports: 'Jihadist rapper' killed in shootout with terror group
One of the FBI's most wanted terrorists, Alabama-born Omar Shafik #hammami , has been killed in a shootout with fellow al-Shabab militants, according to reports by the Associated Press and Agence France-Press.

Known as Abu Mansoor al-Amriki or "the American," Hammami was one of the most prominent foreign fighters in Somalia. He quickly moved up the ranks when he moved to the country in 2006, making propaganda recordings and rap videos in English to try and recruit other Westerners, according to the LA Times. Read more: http://yhoo.it/1bbQv8m #terrorism  
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Join this Hangout tomorrow!
As part of our #BornDigital series this week, we invited current students and parents of students to write about how the college experience has changed over the past few decades. Each day this week, we've been highlighting a writer who has a particularly interesting story here: http://yhoo.it/15yk8Zj And then we're bringing them to you in person in this Hangout, Thursday at 11amPT/2pmET. Have questions for them? Post them here on the event page, or on Twitter using #BornDigital
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#BornDigital series launching next week
Are you a student who’s addicted to technology? Have social media posts ever gotten you or your friends in trouble? If so, tell us in the comments below and tune in to Born Digital, a special series launching next week that focuses on how technology is reshaping the college experience. Join the conversation using #BornDigital.
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#GIFriday: Mosquito mishap
A BBC morning show host who was anchoring a segment on how not to be bitten by mosquitoes accidentally ripped open a box of them, sending a swarm into the network's studio - watch: http://yhoo.it/14Tn6LN The hosts laughed it off, but we thought this reaction might be more appropriate. #gif   #blooper   #oops   #mosquitoes  What's your reaction? Post your GIF links below.

(GIF: http://miscgifs.tumblr.com)
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VIDEO: Russia hosts world’s first ‘tank biathlon’
The Russian army launched a competition invented by the country's Defense Ministry, which involves tanks racing around a 30-mile track trying to hit five firing targets: http://yhoo.it/18qxScm So far only tanks from four countries including the Republics of Armenia and Kazakhstan have participated, although next year's event will include tanks from Italy and Germany. #tanks   #wargames   #biathlon   #Russia  
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PHOTOS: The Serengeti Lion project
Photographer Michael "Nick" Nichols spent more than 2 years in the Serengeti capturing images of lions. He and his team used a variety of technology including infrared cameras, robots, helicopters, camera traps and remote controlled cars. The result is moments captured like you've never seen before: http://yhoo.it/15O2rbv #lions   #nature   #naturephotography   #natgeo   #photos   #photography  
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#PHOTOS: WWII: Women and the war effort
These stunning color portraits, produced by the U.S. Office of War Information during World War II depict the role of women in the US war effort. All of the images were shot by Howard R. Hollem and Alfred T. Palmer in 1942 and 1943 and were turned over to the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division in 1944. They are shown with their original captions: http://yhoo.it/16PuR4m #photography #WWII #women  
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