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  • Our American Darling
    Pay to Play? - The Dark Underside of Unscrupulous Bar and Tavern Owners
    So, this article was supposed to be a commentary about the ever-shifting trends in favorite beer styles of the season (Scotch Ale anyone?) Instead, an article in the Boston.com caught my attention, as it did many other Massachusetts brewers, beer...
  • Barack Obama and Rahm Emanuel
    Obama loaded up DoJ with donors and cash cows, says legal group
    In a scandal almost totally ignored by the newsmedia, President BarackObama quietly stacked the Department of Justice with campaign contributors,handing outkey posts like candyto supporters who raised big bucks for his 2008 presidential campaign...
  • No Pay To Play
    Bands don't Pay To Play - It only harms yourself
    The trend for bands to use their (or their parents) hard-earned cash, as a short cut to playing the supposedly “choice” gigs in town has sadly remained commonplace in the music world. With the onset of websites offering &ldquo...
  • "Vote No" sign on Franklin Rd.
    FTCSC referendum: asking for more, might not be enough
    Franklin Township Community School Corporation is asking for more money, but admits future funding cuts may still be necessary.According to The American Heritage New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, a referendum is “a direct popular vote on...
  • Wolfe Video asks you to help make film pirates walk the plank
    Wolfe Video asks you to help make film pirates walk the plank
    Copyright infringement of audio visual works, better known as piracy, hurts all filmmakers but when you are a small, independent filmmaker trying to make LGBT films it can be fatal. LGBT filmmakers work hard to scrape up enough money to make their...
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    Final Fantasy XI players may be rewarded for playing Final Fantasy XIV
    Square Enix Final Fantasy XI players may get special compensation for either switching to Final Fantasy XIV, or playing both titles, according Hiromichi Tanaka, senior vice president of software development at Square Enix. In an interview with...
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    Experience bonus coming to EverQuest: Underfoot
    Sony Online Entertainment EverQuest players will enjoy a special reward soon: a 20% experience boost in the Underfoot expansion areas to help players level to 85. The experience boost will run from July 28th until August 18th, and will be active...
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    Pirates of the Burning Sea Power and Prestige expansion gets firm release date
    Flying Lab Software More about PotBS: Pirates of the Burning Sea Power and Prestige expansion in open beta testing Pirates of the Burning Sea's expansion, Power & Prestige, has earned a firm release date. Previously announced as "in early...
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    Vision of Abyssea: A tour with the Final Fantasy XI team
    All images: Square Enix At the end of June, a new Battle Area Add-on, Vision of Abyssea, was released for Final Fantasy XI. Making the bold decision to raise the level cap (starting with a lift to 80 in this add-on), the content update offers new...
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    Tour Enedwaith with new Lord of the Rings Online screenshots
    Turbine More about LOTRO: Lord of the Rings Online developers introduce Enedwaith Lord of the Rings Online begins instance scaling system preview Turbine has released a new set of screen shots for the upcoming version of Lord of the Rings Online....
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    Fallen Earth offers two weeks free in the wasteland
    Icarus Studios More about Fallen Earth: Fallen Earth producer David Haydysch addresses July's State of the Game If you've wandered the wastelands of Fallen Earth before, you can return for two weeks free - for a limited time only. Fallen Earth is...
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    Champions Online previews summer update
    Cryptic Entertainment A new State of the Game for Champions Online has been released. In it, a great deal of detail has gone in to highlighting changes set for the summer update, tenatively scheduled for August 17th. Supergroups will be undergoing...
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    DC Universe Online reveals The Joker
    Sony Online Entertainment More about DC Universe Online: DC Universe Online beta registration and pre-order now available DC Universe Online subscription and retail prices confirmed In addition to opening beta registration and pre-orders, DC...
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    APB previews 1.3.0 patch notes
    Realtime Worlds More about APB: APB launches the Human Avatar event APB begins the long road of post-launch fixes The APB team has released the first rough patch notes for version 1.3.0, which will contain many of the post-launch fixes discussed...
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    Lord of the Rings Online developers introduce Enedwaith
    Turbine More about LOTRO: Lord of the Rings Online shows new character creation screen As part of the new release of Lord of the Rings Online, high level players will be introduced Enedwaith, a new zone south of Eregion. Today, Jonathan &ldquo...