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Die Brettspiel Zusammenfassung!

Fine German engineering—we find it in automobiles, pork products and board games. Yes, board games. Forget Monopoly, Battleship, Chutes & Ladders and Mall Madness, because for the last decade or so, Germany has been home to some of the world's finest board games.
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Wall-E? More Like Wall-A+

Pixar's Wall-E wastes no time. For a movie hyped over its lack of dialogue, it's a surprise that it moves deftly from plot point to plot point and makes the inevitable departure from Earth within the first half hour or so. What follows is an awe-inspiring space montage; a love letter to our galaxy.
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Not Wanted

How can a movie about assassins who can curve bullets be bad? See the latest action-thriller-suspense-special-effects clap trap entitled Wanted and find out. In a bevy of ultra testosterone drenched action gun flicks in the recent years, i.e. Transporter, Shoot em’ Up and XXX: State of the Union, all of which were garbage, this movie takes the cake.
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The Press Interviews 'The Dream'

On May 12, both The Dream and Nas, two hip-hop artists, performed at Stony Brook’s annual concert event, Brookfest. In front of a capacity crowd, both artists performed for about an hour. Despite the long wait for the closing acts, many left the concert pleased after both The Dream’s and Nas’ performance.
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Quite Possibly The Best Video Game Ever Made

Nothing beats the rush of skiing down a treacherous slope. The stiff, yet satisfying, wind that taste of victory – the trees providing precious oxygen and possible negative points – the dogs. Snowboarding is out this season because it’s time to SKIFREE
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How To Meet People at Rock Concerts

It was the first time in years that I took the LIRR by myself. I bought two tickets to see Ministry but couldn’t find anyone to go. I got off at Penn Station and took the S train and the 14th and the Union Square Line. Arriving at Union Square, I asked a group of three men for directions. I told them I’m on my way to Irving Plaza to see a show.