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AOTS Thursday, March 4

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Posted March 4, 2010 - By Eugene Morton
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Who wants an iPad when you can take your Windows 7 on the go with the Archos 9 tablet? Kevin Pereira and Olivia Munn take a look at this small tablet netbook that measures only 0.68" thin with a 9" touch screen, and 1 gig of RAM for $550.
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Alison Haislip gives today's news feeding for the soul with the headlines on Popular Science's new online archive from the past 137 years, the Rock Band Network Music Store going live and more.
We turn our focus spaceward, with this look at galactic-based news and the things that can only happen in the outer reaches of the universe.
Explore the final frontier with NASA's Avatar style robot on the moon called Project M, a new Curiosity rover to study the surface of Mars, and more.
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
He first brought us the award winning 'Training Day.' Now director Antoine Fuqua takes us to the boroughs of New York with 'Brooklyn's Finest,' a grim look at the lives of three NYPD officers.
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
Tumble down the rabbit hole with Tim Burton's take on the classic 'Alice in Wonderland' tale. We talk to Helena Bonham Carter, Mia Wasiskowska, Anne Hathaway and director Tim Burton to find out how they recreated the fantastical world of Wonderland.
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The latest technology doesn't always involve sitting on your ass. Olivia Munn gives us three ideas on upgrading your foot powered wheels, like the Sony NV-US35 GPs unit, the pedal powered lawn mower and the spokeless bicycle.
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If you're looking for a good time, look no further than ATN, the place where informercial parodies, Riverdance inspired 'Starcraft 2' videos and heavy metal figure skating are commonplace and abundant.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
It's been an interesting week for videogames with today's news over former Infinity War heads filing a lawsuit against Activision and the launch of the Rock Band Network. Kevin Pereira gets the latest update from Adam Sessler on these stories.
Attack Of The Show knows what you like, what makes you laugh, and has an exhaustive list of your private information that includes your PIN numbers.
Think figure skating is for sissies? Think again with Platinum Olympic medalist Evgeni Plushenko's House of Unitards where figure skaters can purchase the most hardcore of unitards.

AOTS Tuesday, March 2

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Posted March 2, 2010 - By Eugene Morton
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
Adam Sessler discusses his thoughts with Olivia Munn on last night's news about Infinity Ward's studio heads and Activision's SEC filing.
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Blair Butler brings the exclusive news from Marvel Comics about their new series 'Heralds,' and also a look at the comic versions of 'Kick Ass,' 'Human Target' and 'Nextwave.'
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It's time to feed your brain with Alison Haislip, who brings you news on Apple's lawsuit against HTC for patent infringement, the new Porsche hybrid supercar, and more.
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Film expert Chris Gore goes over this week's DVD reviews with Olivia Munn to see which film you should buy, rent or pass, like the apocalyptic '2012,' the indie 'Gentlemen Broncos' and Spike Jonze's 'Where the Wild Things Are.'
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
Time to rock out with power pop band OK Go! Kevin Pereira sits down with Dan Konopka and Tim Nordwind to talk about their new music video, 'This Too Shall Pass' and their thoughts on online video embedding in the music industry.
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The robot apocalypse is inevitable so why not join in on the fun? Olivia covers the latest cyborg tech out there, like the Transcend GPS Snowboarding Goggles, Skinput technology that lets you go hands-free through your body and ProDigits Artificial Hands from Touch Bionics.
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Laughter is important to your wellness, so when we show you side splitting, funny videos of power lines incinerating tree branches, ultra violent martial arts, and girls in bikinis playing Xbox 360, we're not just trying to get a cheap laugh out of you, we're looking out for your health.
Attack Of The Show knows what you like, what makes you laugh, and has an exhaustive list of your private information that includes your PIN numbers.
The respected expert booty critics take a look at this latest video from Around the Net, featuring the wonderful derriere of model Tahiti Cora.

AOTS Monday, February 22

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Posted February 22, 2010 - By Eugene Morton
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With the news that Apple pulled around 5,000 adult entertainment oriented apps from their App Store, Kevin Pereira talks to Missy Suicide, co-founder of The Suicide Girls, about Apple's new ban on sexual content, the industry's double standards and how this affects consumers.
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
Michael Jai White brings his kung-fu crime-fighting skills to AOTS with a look at his newly released 'Black Dynamite' DVD, a blaxploitation film that kicks serious ass.
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Blair Herter brings you a fresh and toasty Monday news feeding with stories on Apple removing 5,000 "adult" apps from its App Store, the revolutionary energy-generating Bloom Box invention, and more.
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From outer space to your hometown, these robots are here to make our lives better. Learn about NASA's R2, the world's first robotic astronaut designed to help maintain spacecrafts, and the Quake-Bot that wirelessly connects to embedded sensors to predict earthquakes 3 hours before they hit.
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Spending tons of money is only fun if you actually have a lot of it. Olivia Munn checks out some of the coolest knick knacks available only for those with a black AMEX, like the Dodge Viper SRT10 ACRX, an IMAX home theater and more.
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If you have half a brain cell, you're smart enough not to endanger your safety or sacrifice your self respect like the soldier who has bad aim with a smoke grenade, the people trying unsuccessfully to walk a cat, and the terrible comedian on today's Around the Net. If not, we can't wait to feature your dangerous and foolish exploits on tomorrow's ATN (though for legal reasons, we have to make it clear that we're not actually encouraging you to do something stupid).
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Correspondent Alex Sim-Wise checks out the Tough Guy competition, where participants must crawl through mud and set hills on fire, all in the name of masculinity.
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Kevin Pereira and Olivia Munn pay tribute to the online sensation known as the Epic Beard Man.

AOTS Wednesday, January 27

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Posted January 27, 2010 - By Eugene Morton
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It's been a big day of announcements from the Apple event in San Francisco. Kevin Pereira talks to Mark Wilson from Gizmodo and tech correspondent Dave Mathews about the iPad, Steve Jobs' keynote address and more.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
Chris Hardwick reviews the latest news from Steve Jobs' keynote speech, including a hands-on demo of the features on the newly revealed iPad, and more.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
X-Play's Adam Sessler visits the studio to talk to Kevin Pereira about his thoughts on the highly anticipated sequel, Mass Effect 2, and gaming on the new Apple iPad.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
Chris Hardwick gets the lowdown on the Apple iPad from tech experts, like Natali Del Conte from CNET, GDGT.com's Ryan Block and more.
Attack Of The Show knows what you like, what makes you laugh, and has an exhaustive list of your private information that includes your PIN numbers.
Steve Jobs, the brain behind Apple, will be on Attack of the Show giving his personal thoughts and ratings on Olivia's fashion sense, the AOTS set robots, the 'Twilight' phenomenon and more.
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Apple may be dominating the news today, but Blair Herter brings us more headlines to care about, like stories on new films coming out in 3D, 24's Jack Bauer getting his own iPad and more.
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CES 2010 may be exhibiting some of the most advanced technology, but why not enjoy some good, old fashioned and simple board games? Olivia Munn runs down some of the best board games available, like the finders keepers' Pictureka, the strategy filled Zombies!!! and Dominion.
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We're super psyched about Apple's big announcements, but not so much so that we've forgotten about bringing comedy to your media platform of choice (even if that platform happens to be a newly announced Apple product). Focus in on whatever touch screen tech marvel holds sway in your life and enjoy today's videos featuring grenade explosions, wookie vocal emulators, butt bongos and hot sauce foot fetishists.
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Bring your love for creativity, art and/or unicorns to your iPhone or iTouch (or iPad?) with three magical apps perfect for any aspiring artist.
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Feeling low? No worries. You can easily fix that with a healthy dose of Break Moments. This week, we've got a painful arm piercing video, judged by Steve Jobs himself.

AOTS Wednesday, January 6

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Posted January 6, 2010 - By Eugene Morton
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
Alter egos and teen love run amok in Michael Cera's latest film, 'Youth in Revolt'. Kristin Adams sits down with the star, director Miguel Arteta and Portia Doubleday to talk about their latest twist on teen romance flicks.
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The Fujifilm F70 EXR may be the world's smallest 10x zoom digital camera, but Chris Hardwick and Olivia Munn find out if this super slim camera with 10 mega pixels, dual image stabilization and wide angle lens lives up to its $200 price tag.
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Get your Wednesday news headlines with Kristin Adams, who covers stories on the slate-type computer from HP and Microsoft, 2010 movie delays, a new Zelda game and more.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
2010 means it's a whole new year for game releases. X-Play's Abbie Heppe reviews the latest games coming out this week, like the hack-n-slash Darksiders and the beat 'em up Bayonetta.
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It's that time of the week again. Chris Hardwick and Olivia Munn present videos designed to boost your self esteem and provide laughs at the stupidity of others. Check out what happens when people fall of balance beams and play with firecrackers.
Attack Of The Show knows what you like, what makes you laugh, and has an exhaustive list of your private information that includes your PIN numbers.
Your 2010 resolutions just keep coming! Find out what our viewers are hoping to accomplish this year.
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Ring in the new year with fun robots like the Shimon, the world's first robotic jazz player, the Motoman, who can now sort and assemble Lego blocks and more.
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
Finally, a movie where vampires don't sparkle! Ethan Hawke tells Olivia Munn about his new sci-fi horror film, 'Daybreakers' about a world run by vampires living off a dwindling human blood supply.
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You can't win a war against yourself. Although part of you might feel a little guilty for getting a laugh at the expense of tech nerds from yesteryear, enema enthusiasts and rock bands that even wild animals can't tolerate, the rest of you knows that those things are mighty funny. Raise your inner white flag and surrender to the comedic onslaught of Around the Net.

Holiday Gift Idea: Doppelganger Robots

Give the gift that keeps on giving with scary robots that look just like you! Select department stores in Japan are offering super rich people the opportunity to purchase custom designed doppelganger robots from Japanese robotics firm Kokoro.

These droids will do more than just look eerily similar to their owners: Kokoro will also incorporate the person's speech patterns, facial expressions and body movements that will allow buyers to finally fulfill their childhood dream of ditching school by sending a robot twin in their place to deceive teachers.

[Via Pink Tentacle]

Tags: Robot News

AOTS Thursday, November 19

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Posted November 19, 2009 - By Eugene Morton
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Kevin Pereira and Olivia Munn take a look at the Flip MinoHD camcorder which is only 0.66" thick and can record up to 120 minutes of HD video. Find out if this original pocket camcorder is keeping its place at the top at $230.
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It's back to school with actress Gillian Jacobs who talks to Kevin Pereira about her NBC series, 'Community' and what it's like filming on a real college campus, her thoughts on Twitter and more.
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Little known fact: there are many different kinds of dragons. Well known fact: Jeremy knows all about them. Now you can learn all about the differences between Asian and European dragons from our one and only dragon expert.
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Ean Golden from the DJ TechTools team demos their VC-100 Arcade controller where you can mix your own music at the touch of a button.
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It's another daily news feeding with Blair Herter and today he brings stories about Google's new Chrome OS, layoffs at AOL, Sony's plan to upgrade PlayStation 3 consoles to 3D and more.
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Christmas is just around the corner, so why not stock up your wish lists with these awesome toys, like the remote controlled Hover Drone, a new twist on a classic with the Rubik's Touch Cube, the G-Bound RC that drives on water and robotic Zhu Zhu Pets.
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This is a warning for future generations. If aliens with advanced technology ever come to our planet threatening to blow it up unless we can find one reason they shouldn't, the only chance you have is showing them Around the Net. It's accidental boomerang
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It's a very special edition of our Viewer Army where our new friend Miles Robbins heads over to Susan Sarandon's ping-pong bar, Spin, for their crazy Rocky Horror Picture Show event. His ping-pong is undeniably strong.
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Looking for a fun getaway? Look no further than the crazy Attack of the Show studios in this special tourism commercial.

AOTS Thursday, November 12

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Posted November 12, 2009 - By Eugene Morton
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School's in for Alison Haislip as she stops by the set of 'Community' to talk to Joel McHale. Learn more about his role as a smarmy lawyer forced to go back to school, and what's in store for the new series.
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The new Kodak Zi8 is the first in the line of Gadget Pr0n reviews on pocket cameras. Find out from Chris Hardwick and Felicia Day if this super thin camera that records 1080p video with built-in image stabilization and face detection is worth $155.
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Blair Herter brings us another healthy feeding of news with stories on the sales numbers for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Intel and AMD ending their litigation war, a possible new season for Dr. Horrible and more.
On set or on location, Attack Of The Show brings you the deets on your favorite things to watch when you're not watching us.
Elyse Levesque brings a little Stargate Universe to Chris Hardwick as she sits down to talk about her new series and playing the resident fish-out-of-water character on the sci-fi show.
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Some people wait for the end of the world, but Chris Gore can't wait to find out what the fuss is all about. Check out his visit to the 2012 set with director Roland Emmerich and stars John Cusack and Amanda Peet to learn more about their epic adventure.
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Take technology everywhere you go with these new gadgets that may or may not be useful, like spy camcorder sunglasses, a remote-controlled bowling ball and Parrot's Grande Specchio photo frame.
Special guests, hot movie coverage, on-location shoots and everything else that only a show like Attack of the Show can show.
There's always a first time for everything and that's why we're covering some of the coolest firsts around the world, like the first beer spa, the first and largest bikini walk in South Africa, and the first Arabic speaking robot from Dubai. Looks like the good old North America is coming in last this time.
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Cocky Biker, CMA Kanye, Crackhead Laser, Bad Voice Acting, Risky Business.
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Get your money's worth out of old videogames by cutting out the middle man with SwitchGames, a site that lets you trade used games directly with other gamers.
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With 2009 coming to close, it's the perfect time to get your hands on the amazing Mayan Calendar today! No home is better equipped for impending disaster than with this amazing and colorful MesoAmerican calendar. Order yours today!
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John Hodgman brings you the first of many nuggets of knowledge from his book, 'More Information Than You Require'. Today, Hodgeman tells us all about actor and writer Wallace Shawn.

AOTS Tuesday, November 3

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Posted November 3, 2009 - By Eugene Morton
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You could get attacked anywhere. ANYWHERE. That includes the bathroom urinal, which is why Weston Scott gives us the proper skills on how to defend yourself when your hands are busy elsewhere.
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The end is near! At least, the end of wheeled robots. Learn about these crazy technological advancements with the US Army's Petman project that can walk upright for suit protection testing and a morphing mobile robot able to change shape.
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Chris Gore is back with Olivia Munn for his first November reviews for this week's DVD releases, including 'G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra,' 'Taking of Pelham 1 2 3' and 'Food Inc.'
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Alison Haislip brings a full and hearty feeding with news on Best Buy's push for home video digital delivery, a new Twitter mobile device, and more.
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Judit and Judit Take on Virals, The Onion: Victim In Fatal Car Accident Tragically Not Glenn Beck, Fear and Loathing in Eternia, Dog Massage, Demolisher Audition.
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With the news over Best Buy entering the digital movie and TV business, Kevin Pereira talks to Dan Frommer, Deputy Editor of Business Insider, about the future (or end?) of physical media in the entertainment industry.
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The ever devious Cobra Commander sneaks onto the set of the G.I. Joe movie and infects the food with E. coli.

AOTS Monday, October 12

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Posted October 12, 2009 - By Moye Ishimoto
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When the going gets tough, the Army sends in the unmanned ground vehicles to lead convoys through hostile environments. We take a look Autonomous Solution's remote control Guideline System, the C-130 Hercules and the Vecna BEAR robot.
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Users of T-Mobile's Sidekick are currently facing data loss, all thanks to a catastrophic Microsoft/Danger server failure. Kevin Pereira and Engadget's Joshua Topolsky break down what this crisis could mean for mobile users.
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If you're looking for a tiny media player, check out the Sans Clip which features up to 8 gb of storage, an FM tuner, voice recording and a convenient small size.
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Alison Haislip kicks off a whole new week with the top news headlines, like Bryan Singer's possible return to direct another 'X-Men' movie, bugs in Apple's Snow Leopard which could lead to data loss, and more.
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Red Bull gives you more than wings; they also give us the annual Soapbox Race! Alison Haislip visits the event with over 40 teams competing on a crash course filled with high speeds, high turns and high energy.
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It's a testosterone filled edition of Attack This with these awesome gadgets to make you feel more manlier than ever, like the bottle opening Sinapsis tie, a gas powered blender, the extreme tailgating Freedom Grill, the Man Wall.
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Kevin Pereira sits down with Alessandra Torresani to talk about her role on 'Caprica', the new series from the Battlestar Galactica universe about how humans first created and enslaved robot Cylons between two warring families.
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Who at Apple approved this new iPhone App? Meet Puff! a new game from Japan that allows users to blow into or push their finger on a photo of a girl to reveal their skivvies. Check out our in-depth review and analysis of this very important game.
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The best thing about Around the Net is that...well, pretty much everything about it is great, especially when it's filled to the max with Clown Core music videos, face plants, hilarious talking animals and a special friendship between a chicken and a cat.
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Celebrate the delicious Cocktober fest by gobbling up Colonel Duck Bucket's meaty bounty!
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