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    Income Protectors Useless or Not

    In my experience, it doesn't work so well for contractors. Was in a situation twice already where I was out of work as a contractor but I couldn't even use the benefits of the policy because of the conditions of payment - only disability and redundancy.
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    [New Zealand] Fatal shootings at Christchurch mosques. Update: 49 dead

    The only mental problem there was the disconnect from humanity to commit such a heinous act. I mean, he went back to shoot people he had already shot, and he killed wounded people point blank. You have to seriously lack humanity to do such a thing. Fortunately, it's not something that is going...
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    College Admissions Scandal: Actresses, Business Leaders and Other Wealthy Parents Charged

    For every student who was accepted through this means, they took away the spot of a student who would have qualified on merit.
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    College Admissions Scandal: Actresses, Business Leaders and Other Wealthy Parents Charged

    Well, Lori Loughlin admitted that she never went to college but that she'd like her daughters to go to college and that she'd do anything to help them get there - little did we know how far she would go. Seems to me that it's more for vanity and bragging rights because the acceptance rates at...
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    College Admissions Scandal: Actresses, Business Leaders and Other Wealthy Parents Charged

    A new wing or a research lab would've been too expensive. And, usually, they have to wait a few years after the "donation" before calling in the favour. Here was a more immediate need.
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    [New Zealand] Fatal shootings at Christchurch mosques. Update: 49 dead

    Talking about Candace Owens... Source
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    [New Zealand] Fatal shootings at Christchurch mosques. Update: 49 dead

    Either he's ambitious or he set himself a very tall order.
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    FinTech Jobs in Europe

    I was approached by one of their talent scouts but I could unfortunately not take up any of the opportunities so I'm posting it here if anyone might be interested in relocating to Europe. You can register your interest here.
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    2019 Mazda 3 (Gen 4)

    The rear harks back to the first Mazda3, but way more refined.
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    2019 Ford Focus - 4th Generation (incl ST)

    Why does he keep calling it a small car though? It's a medium-sized hatchback.
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    2018 Volvo XC40

    This is the first Volvo where I'm not sold on the look. Can't stand the angular lines.
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    2019 Mazda 3 (Gen 4)

    https://www.mazdausa.com/new-era?campId=234314378&providertag=MazdaMedia&servicetag=234314378&t=1&samp=1&dclid=CLyExeu9_98CFcZlwQodhkAHTg US version. Might be slightly different from the global version because most states in the US doesn't require a front number plate holder so the design is...
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    Watch: Man critical after BMW smashes into lane divider in Cape Town

    Too bad he didn't win the award though.
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