The Real Thanksgiving Story

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This recently released film by French artist JR could not be more timely. The short film simply titled Ellis stars Robert De Niro and was written by Eric Roth. Ellis follows a young immigrant’s experience in search of a new life and home in America.

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At the heart of the film is the former Ellis Island immigration center in New York Harbor. Now a moving museum complex, the center welcomed more than 12 million migrants to the United States between 1892 and 1954.

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Google Drive for iOS Gets 3D Touch and Multitasking Features

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More apps are now embracing 3D Touch, a flagship feature Apple introduced with iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. After Facebook, Dropbox, WhatsApp, and Waze among other apps enabling support for the feature, Google has updated Drive, a productivity suite to add support for 3D Touch, as well as support for multitasking features.

The company updated Drive for iOS to version 4.4 to add 3D Touch functionality. Apple’s new smartphones come with a pressure sensitive display that recognises the amount of pressure a user puts with a finger and triggers options accordingly. A hard-press on an app icon, or an icon inside the app, gives users a set of contextual actions without opening an app.

Drive offers users the ability to quickly upload photos, or make a search for content stored, when pressed hard on the app icon. The app is also getting the ability to receive push notifications whenever…

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Polar Bear Safari

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2015 was another great polar bear season up in Churchill, Manitoba with Bill Lamberton and Les Stegenga from Classic Canadian Tours! The bears were plentiful, playful and best of all, there were lots of mothers with cubs. Almost all of the bears were in good to great condition, including one massive male that dwarfed the others. Scroll down to see and read just a few of the highlights.

A large male bear comes in close for an amazing, up-close experience. It’s no wonder why they have the title, « Lords of the Arctic. » Their huge roman noses give them a very distinguished look, but more importantly it’s used to detect seals 30km away and through several meters of snow.

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A mother and her 10 month old cub walk along the frozen shore of the Hudson Bay. Cubs are typically born in January and will stay with their mothers for 2-3…

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Black Friday Bargains Are Fewer Than You Think

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Before lining up at a retail store or firing up your computer for Black Friday bargains this week, ask yourself one question: Have you ever scored a great deal from the annual post-Thanksgiving shopping bonanza?

If you were hard-pressed to think of something, you would not be alone. Black Friday, which has traditionally been the moment to flock to stores for steep discounts, and which has evolved to also include major online sales events for retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and Wal-Mart, is not all that it is billed to be. We asked J.D. Levite, the deals editor of product-recommendations website The Wirecutter, for some data on just how beneficial the deals are on Black Friday – and the answer was not encouraging.

Year round, Levite and his team track product prices across the Web to unearth discounts on goods of all types, from gadgets to kitchenware. They also look…

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Nokia C1 Leak Tips Launch With Android and Windows 10 Mobile Variants

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The rumoured Nokia C1, the smartphone that has been in leaks since late last year, has now surfaced in a new render image on the Web. While all the leaks and rumours until now pointed out the handset to run Android with the company’s Z Launcher, the new render shows the smartphone to run Windows 10 OS as well – tipping the handset could be offered in two variants for the two operating systems.

The leaked image render for the Nokia C1 shows the handset in White, Gold, Pink, and Grey colour variants alongside two more units. While the unit in foreground is seen running the Nokia Z Launcher for Android, the one in the background (right side) is seen running Windows 10 Mobile. The tipster who leaked the image said (via Nokiapoweruser) that the handset will arrive in both OS versions.

In addition, while a leaked image from September…

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Le vieux ginkgo de Chine dans un océan jaune

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1Il a 1400 ans ce ginkgo de Chine qui a récemment attiré des milliers de personnes de partout dans le pays. Ses feuilles d’or ont chuté sur le terrain depuis la mi-Novembre, transformant le terrain du temple en un océan jaune. Le vieil arbre pousse à côté du temple bouddhiste de Guanyin Gu dans les montagnes de Zhongnan il est une célébration parfaite de l’automne.

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Tunisie; pourquoi certains rejoignent le terrorisme

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Témoignage poignant à écouter jusqu’au bout. Personne ne les écoute, personne ne s’en soucie. Celui-ci veut résister mais il est bien seul. Sa famille mange des racines pour survivre.

J’admire le présentateur qui le laisse parler malgré les tentatives faites pour le faire taire.

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Le Québec sous la gérance du crime organisé:le rapport Charbonneau comprend 1741 pages, mais 0 blâme

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Nous parlons ici de l’apothéose du néolibéralisme le  plus pur!

Il y a eu de la corruption et de la collusion à grande échelle dans l’industrie de la construction et l’appareil politique au Québec, mais la juge Charbonneau ne blâme officiellement personne, ce qui laisse de nombreux observateurs sur leur appétit.

Mardi matin, la juge France Charbonneau a décrit les principales conclusions de son rapport fort attendu, pendant une vingtaine de minutes. Mais elle n’a répondu à aucune question pour défendre le travail de la Commission. Mardi matin, la juge France Charbonneau a décrit les principales conclusions de son rapport fort attendu, pendant une vingtaine de minutes. Mais elle n’a répondu à aucune question pour défendre le travail de la Commission.

  • Consultez le rapport, ici.

Dans son très volumineux rapport produit au terme de 4 ans de travaux qui ont coûté presque 45 M$ aux contribuables, la Commission (CEIC) écorche principalement l’ex-maire de Montréal Gérald Tremblay, estimant qu’il aurait dû savoir ce qui se passait sous son nez à titre de maire et chef de parti.

Jean Charest a toujours dit n’avoir rien vu…

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Eagles of Death Metal recount the Paris Attacks in new video

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When you head along to a gig with a bunch of mates/family, you never assume anything bad is going to happen while you’re there. But the truly terrifying events which happened at the November 13 Eagles of Death Metal concert at the Le Bataclan concert hall stunned the world and music loving fans alike. Gunmen stormed the venue and opened fire of those attending, leaving at least 118 people dead and many more sustaining injuries. Among the dead was Nick Alexander, the band’s merch manager who had previously worked with acts such as Sum 41, Panic! at the Disco and The Black Keys in a similar position and project manager for MetallicaThomas Ayad.

The horrific accounts from fans a members of the bands that were performing that night send cold shivers up your spine because of the reason being « you never think the concert you’re attending could…

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Helps Save ‘The Rock’ … Doggie Version

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A very sick pooch named Dwayne « The Rock » Johnson is going to get a life-saving heart operation in the nick of time thanks to his namesake. Dwayne, the dog, was all fur and bones with his mouth wired shut whenL.A. shelter SPOT! found him.?

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How to overcome throwbacks and re-activate your training routine after a long pause?

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This is not a scientific article. The following information and advices are only based on personal experience.
Over the past ten years, training and exercising have been my loyal companions through everyday life. I must admit that I am a very stubborn self-torturer when it comes to sporting activities. I am an enthusiastic jogger and I love “hard core training” such as HIIT (high intensity interval training), Taebo (Taekwondo meets Kick box) and all other kinds of “get ripped – get crazy— die hard” courses. Recently, a friend of mine, to whom I am very grateful, introduced me to Shaun T´s Fitness Programs (Insanity and Focus T 25). For those who are not familiar with Shaun T´s concept and are wondering what I am talking about, I would only say: It is WORTH trying it out, google it, be courageous and give it a chance.

Anyhow, back to…

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Coupe Davis – La finale se prépare malgré la menace terroriste – Tennis News

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