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Pan-Arab Al-Jazeera pays $500M for Current TV in bid for stronger US foothold

Pan-Arab Al-Jazeera pays $500M for Current TV in bid for stronger US foothold

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The All Japan Kasoh Grand-Prix is a recurring televised content in Japan where teams use costumes and props to act out a scene depicting a person or people, an object, an event, etc. This video is a compilation of the first 79 winners, starting from the competition’s event in 1979 and going to 2008.

If you’ve ever wondered where the bullet time ping-pong video is from, this is where. It won in 2003.

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A movie star makes India confront its taboos

A movie star makes India confront its taboos

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From the fourth series of Would I Lie To You? comes this segment where Kevin Bridges, Lee Mack, and Brian Cox have to figure out whether the doorknob fell off David Mitchell’s bedroom door two years ago and he’s never bothered to have it repaired.

This video contains one of the greatest stares in the history of mankind.

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From 1988:

Welcome to the fourth annual Crystal Light National Aerobic Championship finals, featuring regional finalists from all across the United States competing for the title of America’s best aerobic athlete!

I can’t look away.

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The Colbert Report (8/3/12): Don Fleming, Elvis Costello & Emmylou Harris

The Colbert Report (8/3/12): Don Fleming, Elvis Costello & Emmylou Harris

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Here’s the theme song from the TV show Taiyou ni Hoero! (occasionally referred to in English as Bark at the Sun), composed by Katsuo Ohno.

I’d never heard of it, but it’s aparently some Japanese cop show from the ’70s and ’80s. That should tell you pretty much everything you need to know about how the music is going to go.

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“Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius commits suicide

“Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius commits suicide

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Tommy Westphall – A Multiverse Explored

Tommy Westphall – A Multiverse Explored

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The Most Surreal Hour of Television So Far This Year: The Good Wife – “Bitcoin For Dummies”

The Most Surreal Hour of Television So Far This Year: The Good Wife – “Bitcoin For Dummies”

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