JoJo Siwa and girlfriend Kylie Prew celebrate 4 birthdays

Most couples celebrate an anniversary every year, but JoJo Siwa and his girlfriend, Kylie Prew, aren’t your average couple. The pop star and her main pressure have celebrated four different birthdays since they started dating, and Siwa has explained the meaning of each date during an interview with Jimmy Fallon …

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Samir Desai steps down as director of Funding Circle

The company announced Thursday that Samil Desailly, founding CEO of Business Lender Funding Circle, will step down at the end of the year. The fundraising circle announced the move with its first-half results, showing the company’s second profit in six months. Desai said he would leave the company “in the …

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Hispanic Heritage Month ‘El Tiny’ Takeover: NPR

At Alt.Latino, the weekly podcast I’ve hosted for 11 years, we like to say that every month is Hispanic Heritage Month. But we’ve stepped things up a bit between September 15 and October 15 each year – and 2021 marks the biggest production yet. This year, we’re presenting an unprecedented …

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Virtual Conference Links Route 66 Enthusiasts

The Miles of Possibility Route 66 conference is back this year and will be held Thursday through Sunday, October 21-24, with the theme “A Global Celebration of Route 66”. Atlanta resident Bill Thomas, who chairs the Route 66 Road Ahead partnership, will speak at the 100th anniversary of the historic …

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Cultivator’s Cup, Rising Sun for Sale

FALL RIVER – Shortly after getting married on August 20, convicted former Fall River mayor Jasiel Correia II gets a glimpse of the price he could pay for his embezzlement and extortion plans when he goes to court for his sentence on September 20. The U.S. Attorney’s Office filed a …

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Celebrating 20 years of CVPA at the Star Store

NEW BEDFORD – Downtown will be lit up with free art and entertainment on September 9 as AHA Live! night takes to the streets to celebrate the role the arts played in New Bedford’s economic recovery. This month’s theme celebrates 20 years since the opening of the UMass Dartmouth Star …

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Gaslit, White House plumbers – Two new Watergate series, News

How America’s Biggest Political Scandal Turned A Burglary Into a History Lesson Typewriters! Telephone directories! Forty-five years after its creation, All the president’s men has acquired some quaint period touches. But aside from a few minor details, the film that turned one of the country’s most mind-boggling political scandals into …

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MPR Chairman calls for tough action against fraudulent online loans

It has become a transnational crime involving administrators and fund holders from various countries Jakarta (ANTARA) – The President of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR RI) Bambang Soesatyo has called for strict action against fraudulent online loan providers due to their still high prevalence. According to information from the Youth …

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5 times K-Pop MVs borrowed from comics

A comic book is one of the many valuable forms of visual expression that also serve as valuable collectibles. Naturally, this art form inspires K-pop music videos in a variety of ways. Whether based on actual pre-existing comics or just a glimpse of their general outline, this vivid portrayal gives …

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Restaurant review: Kazumi Ramen – InDaily

In the past, when overseas travel was still the order of the day, I found myself on a culinary pilgrimage through Japan. What started out as a hunt for some of their best street food like yakitori and okonomiyaki, quickly became an obsession with one dish in particular: ramen. We’ve …

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Risks of party revolt rise for Japanese Prime Minister Suga after local election defeated – world

Linda Sieg and Yoshifumi Takemoto (Reuters) Tokyo, Japan ● Mon 23 Aug 2021 2021-08-23 13:10 0 6281d9f905b49edfeb97b8e9033c0aee 2 World Yoshihide-Suga, Japan, Prime Minister To free Unpopular Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga appears increasingly vulnerable to a challenge within his party for the country’s top post after an ally was defeated …

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Bubblegum pop: “commercialized, computerized and easy to sing”

Commercialized, computerized and easy to sing, bubblegum pop is a nostalgic and trendy collection of hits that have been the voice of mainstream teens around the world for nearly six decades. With over-simplified music, artificial lyrics, and fun music videos, bubblegum pop represents all of the best parts of being …

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Tokyo Paralympic Games move forward to allow students to attend

Craig Spence, from left, brand and communications director for the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Markus Rehm from Germany, Amalia Perez from Mexico, Matt Stutzman from the United States, Husnah Kukundakwe from Uganda and Beatrice Vio from Italy attend an upcoming 2020 Paralympic Summer Games press conference in Tokyo, Japan on …

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K-Pop supergroup BTS cancels world tour due to COVID-19 pandemic

The mega-popular Korean boy band BTS canceled its “Map of the Soul” world tour in response to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The news comes after the seven-member group made the heartbreaking decision with their label, Big Hit Entertainment. “Our company has been working hard to resume preparations for the BTS …

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Smart Tease Campaign Featuring TOMORROW X TOGETHER

MANILA – Smart Communications Inc. finally released a 15-second teaser on Sunday featuring five-member Korean pop group TOMORROW X TOGETHER. The video’s launch came a day before the planned unveiling of Smart’s new campaign, which TOMORROW X TOGETHER will be headline-grabbing. “Everyone, clap your hands. If your heart is broken, …

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Main key players in the active online loan market: Upstart, Funding Circle, Prosper, CircleBack Lending, Peerform, Lending Club, Zopa, Daric, Pave, Mintos, etc.

Online loan market: introductionThe Online loan market report combines a comprehensive analysis of foreign markets with a fresh approach to the target industry. Market size, drivers and vulnerabilities, major players, overview of segments, and geographic outlook are among the variables covered by the study. It also includes data on the …

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Today’s Story August 22, 2021 – Morning Diary

22 august Today’s highlights 1996 President Bill Clinton signed a welfare law that ends guaranteed cash payments to the poor and requires work on the part of recipients. Also on this date 1485 Richard III of England was killed in the Battle of Bosworth, thus ending the War of the …

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Today in History – The Durango Herald

Today in history Today is Sunday, August 15, the 227th day of 2021. There are 138 days left in the year. The highlight of today’s history: On August 15, 1945, in a pre-recorded radio speech, Japanese Emperor Hirohito announced that his country had accepted the terms of surrender to end …

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Everything you need to know about “NBA 2K22”

From swapping your favorite player to a great team and witnessing Patty Mills’ 99 total appearances at the Tokyo Olympics, the 2021 NBA offseason has already been pretty eventful. Don’t think the hits are ready anytime soon, given that video game publisher 2K Sports has announced that the next iteration …

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Meet your Unearthed High finalists for 2021! – Earthen

Oh, did you think an unprecedented global event was going to hold these high school kids back? Quite the contrary in fact. This year, Unearthed High has gathered more entries than ever from high school kids across the country, covering every genre you can think of. Faced with the (many!) …

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Top 5 youngest K-Pop idols in 2021

K-Pop groups are known to debut when the idols are only 14 years old. For example, SHINee’s Taemin is one of the most popular idols today, and he made his debut at the age of 14. Her talent, fashion sense, and visionary choreography are things fans love. Other artists who …

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August 2021 rock / pop record reviews

Black Sabbath: Super Deluxe Sabotage Rhino R1 645954 (4LP). 2021. Black Sabbath, Mike Butcher, Hugh Gilmour, prod .; Andy Pearce, Matt Wortham, P.Eng. Performance ***** Sonic *** Black Sabbath’s sixth album was born in the midst of a legal war between the band and their management. In an all too …

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Art embodying consciousness and biological forms

There are several identities for Zhou Hoho: fashion designer, musician and artist. The exhibition “Zhou Hoho: Carry Me with Forms”, which showcases the artist’s work over the past five years – mainly installations, sculptures and photographs – is on-going at the Long Museum West Bund until September 12. The title …

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Several films to watch at the 2021 Fantasia Film Festival

It’s August 4th, which means we’re less than 24 hours away from the start of Fantasia Film Festival 2021. If you’re watching the festival schedule and deciding which films to watch, let us help you complete your list. Fighter South Korea is a country little known for boxing. Yet the …

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What is archery related to K-pop group TWICE’s Tzuyu

One sport that people love at the Olympics is archery. The way the archers aim with full focus and shoot the arrow aiming at the center of the target is what gets everyone excited. Along with the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the event saw many archers, especially South Koreans, step onto …

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Top 5 kings of K-pop 2021: Taemin, J-Hope and more

Being crowned “King of K-pop” isn’t an easy task, considering the number of K-pop idols debuting, about to debut, or currently promoting. Rap, dance, vocal ability, charisma, performance; all of these factors are taken into account when a K-pop idol trains, with the goal of perfecting herself in any of …

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Behind The Music feels deeply inessential in 2021

Behind the musicPicture: MTV / Paramount + “I really hope I have changed a lot since the last time we made this documentary.” This is a fairly revealing comment from Ricky martin, arriving near the start of the first episode of Behind the music, the new reboot of the VH1 …

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The 10 best summer cocktails in New York

When temperatures soar in the city rarely find central air, there’s only one way to stay cool: sip a refreshing summer cocktail. Fortunately, the city is full of great options for airy patios, chic cocktail bars, and iconic dives to enjoy with a drink in hand – but not all …

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K-Pop singer Somi teases upcoming single ‘Dumb Dumb’ with visuals

Revolutionary K-pop sensation Somi has shared a collection of visual teasers ahead of the release of his upcoming single “Dumb Dumb”, released on August 2 via Interscope Records. The single was announced through Somi’s agency, The Black Label, on social media. The company shared a promotional poster-like photo featuring a …

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Asia News: Olympics Music Composer’s Drama, K-Pop Positives

Kyodo news via APKeigo Oyamada Japanese composer Keigo Oyamada is seen in this October 2006 photo. Oyamada, a Japanese composer working on the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, resigned on Monday July 19, 2021, after being criticized for harassing a comrade of class during his childhood. Olympic Games Music …

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Honeycutters, high energy jam, gritty country

Fans of Asheville favorites Amanda Anne Platt and the Honeycutters have been given an extra dose of music in recent months. Longtime local singer-songwriter has released two singles each month since April, including “Saint Sebastian” and “This Night” which were released on July 19th. The songs were all released by …

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Monday Sports in brief | Rock Hill Herald

MLB CINCINNATI (AP) – New York Mets manager Luis Rojas was suspended for two games on Monday and fined for excessive arguing with the referees, an explosion that followed a bizarre game a day earlier in Pittsburgh. Rojas was scheduled to begin serving his suspension Monday night in Cincinnati. He …

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Best singers in the K-POP industry in 2021

Good singers aren’t hard to come by in the K-POP industry, but due to the talent saturation, finding the best singers is proving to be a difficult task. Many idols could defend themselves in vocal competitions against veterans of the music industry, given the rigorous training and hard work they …

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Cosm Creates ‘Tokyo Origami’, An Eight-Part VR Series Available On Oculus That Will Transport Audiences to Japan | Texas

DALLAS, July 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – cosme, a global experiential media and immersive technology company, today announced it will produce an eight-part 360-degree virtual reality series highlighting the richness and diversity of life in Tokyo. Appointed Tokyo Origami, the series will feature stories of temples and skyscrapers, tradition …

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K-pop industry taps into the NFT market

This photo provided by SM Entertainment shows members of K-pop group SuperM on stage on April 26, 2020, during the group’s online concert hosted by Beyond Live. SEOUL, July 20 (Korea Bizwire) – The K-pop industry is gearing up for a change with the recent rise in non-fungible tokens (NFTs). …

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A Taste of Home: Tokyo’s international grocery stores

~~ ~ It happens to the best of us. You’ve planned your trip, you’re all excited and ready to binge on sushi. You arrive in Japan and everything is fine. Then the cravings set in. Australians can find themselves dizzy and confused without their morning Vegemite. The French may find …

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Oakley lens technology continues to refine

Discover this story and more in HIGHEnergy, a print magazine from Highsnobiety, available from retailers worldwide and in our online store Oakley is well known for the look of its glasses. They are famous for their way of seeing things. Since 1980, the brand’s high-performance eyewear has kept 50 mph …

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Seven agencies causing a sensation on the music scene

Hybe continued to grow through acquisitions and restructurings, adding several subsidiaries. The company announced in March that it plans to increase its business portfolio to bring people together through music. The heavyweight of the music industry is also aiming to enter the international market with its range of labels. The …

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Why Green Hill Zone music is a royalty nightmare

Dreams Come True has released a new take on a classic Sonic scene theme – and it has come full circle in the game’s music licensing story. Sonic the hedgehog is one of the best-known video games of the 16-bit era, with the game and its titular blitzing hedgehog becoming …

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Top 5 K-POP boy groups of 2021 so far

With BTS Butter topping the Billboard Hot 100 chart for seven straight weeks, the K-POP genre has taken center stage around the world. So here is a list of the 5 best K-POP boy band groups listed by Korea Institute of Business Reputation. The report summarized the best K-POP boy …

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Mamoru Hosoda Delivers Superb Animated Adventure

Mamoru hosoda, who for more than a while has been called “the new Miyazaki,” is back with what might just be his best film since Wolf Children. The filmmaker returns to Cannes with Beautiful, a film that updates history as old as time to the extremely online generation giving it …

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Hegemony and K-pop – The Korea Times

Hegemony and K-pop – The Korea Times national 2021-07-17 09:34 Hegemony and K-pop Courtesy of Rosa Menkman By David A. Tizzard “We don’t want to change our identity or our authenticity to get number one. Like we’re suddenly singing in full English and changing all these other things, then it’s …

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Korean dinner opens at Kingy Court in Soho

The Korean Dinner will be located at the top of Kingly Court in Soho and will serve an East-meets-West menu developed with the help of Gonçalves and Meng by against a backdrop of Korean hip hop. Starters will include a bacon mochi with gochujang caramel and spring onions; crispy kimchi …

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Keeping Up With The Beat – Eugene Weekly

McKayla Marie Once upon a time, crowds gathered in sweaty, dimly lit rooms to listen to music performed live by real flesh-and-blood musicians. At times over the past year, it seemed uncertain if those days would ever return. With Oregon’s economic reopening at the end of June, however, local venue …

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