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U.S. and NATO scramble to arm Ukraine and refill their own arsenals

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 27 Nov 2022
Its forces are known inside NATO as “the MacGyver Army,” a reference to an old television series in which the hero is inventive and improvisational with whatever comes to hand. To shell Russian positions at Snake Island, for instance, the Ukrainians put Caesars, with a ...
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7 Filipino game characters that scream Pinoy pride

Sun Star 24 Nov 2022
Neon, “Valorant” ... Inspired by one of the Philippines’ national heroes, Lapulapu is one of the most honored warriors in the Venetian Islands as he defended his homeland from invading enemies ... This won’t only build a bridge between the community and the developers, but also give wide-eyed Pinoy gamers a sense of connection with their favorite heroes. .
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Virginia woman seeks Medal of Honor for Black Navy WWII heroes, including Omaha's French

Omaha World-Herald 23 Nov 2022
Now a Virginia woman is gathering some political muscle behind an effort to give the two World War II Navy heroes an honor she believes eluded them because of their race ... 24, 1943, when his ship, the destroyer escort carrier USS Liscome Bay, was torpedoed and sunk in the Gilbert Islands ... Omaha's 'Hero of the Solomon Islands' returns home to honors.
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Incredible scenes as hundreds of footy fans turn Sydney Airport into part of Samoa while ...

The Daily Mail 22 Nov 2022
It didn't matter to these supporters, family and friends who won and lost - the only thing that counted was their heroes representing the proud island nation like no other team before them ... Samoan fans wait to greet their rugby league heroes at Sydney Airport after their World Cup campaign.
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‘This is rock-star history!’ – Antony Beevor on the gung-ho brilliance of SAS Rogue Heroes

The Observer 22 Nov 2022
The writer of Peaky Blinders has adapted Ben Macintyre’s SAS Rogue Heroes, the authorised history of the Special Air Service, and turned it into the best dramatic series the BBC has produced for ages ... Rogue Heroes, we soon find, is closer to rock-star history – and yet, so enjoyably gung-ho is this adaptation, the anachronism proves irresistible.
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Nintendo Cyber Deals 2022 Has Tons of Game Sales for the Holidays

The Escapist 22 Nov 2022
The 2022 Cyber Deals promotion has begun on the Nintendo eShop, offering tons of sales on Nintendo Switch games (and some 3DS games, if you go dumpster diving). The sale is live now and will continue until December 4 at 11.59 p.m ... Skyward Sword HD, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ... No More Heroes 3 50% ... Return to Monkey Island 10% ... No More Heroes 50%.
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Rugby League World Cup: what we learned from the three finals

The Observer 22 Nov 2022
1) Three into one does go ... Photograph ... Josh Schuster, Charlie Staines, Jaxson Paulo, and four-try hero David Nofoaluma were all missing from the side that beat the Cook Islands back in June, nor were internationals Jorge Taufua, Hymel Hunt, Mason Lino or Samoa-eligible Payne Haas here, while Tino Fa’asuamaleaui had since switched to Australia ... .
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'Crystallizing into a kind of quasi-fascist politics': How postliberalism made inroads with disenchanted leftists

Alternet 22 Nov 2022
On a Friday night in early October, in a downtrodden city in eastern Ohio, a speaker laid out a grim vision ... That hadn't happened in China, but in New York City's Staten Island; the hero wasn't a Chinese meatpacker, but a young warehouse worker named Chris Smalls; the villain wasn't the Chinese government but Amazon.com ... right-wing Catholic thought ... .
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Keeper James book signing event will be held at Island Convenience on Wednesday

Island Free Press 21 Nov 2022
The event is at the Island Convenience store in Rodanthe on this Wednesday, November 23 from 1.00 to 3.00 ... Keeper James continues, “My mission and my passion is to not let America forget about this incredible history of real heroes ... The event is at the Island Convenience store in Rodanthe on Wednesday, November 23 for 1.00 to 3.00.
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Snake Island defenders: what really happened after Ukrainian soldiers told circling Russians ‘go f*** yourself’

Irish Independent 21 Nov 2022
The Zmiinyi Island guards were presumed dead after their fiery verbal exchange with Russia’s flagship Moskva on day one of the invasion, when the men became international heroes, later commemorated with a stamp.After the viral incident, the airwaves from the strategic ...
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Nintendo News: Ring in the Holidays With Special Offers on Digital Nintendo Switch Games During ...

Hastings Tribune 21 Nov 2022
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 21, 2022--. Nintendo’s Cyber Deals sale is back! Treat yourself (or your loved ones) to savings on a huge selection of digital games for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. From now until Dec. 4 at 11.59 p.m ... This press release features multimedia ... PT ... Game ... No More Heroes 3 ... Return to Monkey Island ... No More Heroes ... .
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Celebra estas fiestas con ofertas especiales en juegos digitales para Nintendo Switch durante las Ciberofertas

The Joplin Globe 21 Nov 2022
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--nov. 21, 2022--. ¡Volvieron las Ciberofertas de Nintendo! Date un gusto (o consiente a los tuyos) con descuentos en una enorme selección de juegos digitales para las consolas de la familia Nintendo Switch ... Este comunicado de prensa trata sobre multimedia ... PT ... Juego ... No More Heroes 3 ... Return to Monkey Island ... No More Heroes.
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Inside the GOP civil war: 'Integralists' battle 'national conservatives' over religion, capitalism and the far-right

Raw Story 21 Nov 2022
On a Friday night in early October, in a downtrodden city in eastern Ohio, a speaker laid out a grim vision ... That hadn't happened in China, but in New York City's Staten Island; the hero wasn't a Chinese meatpacker, but a young warehouse worker named Chris Smalls; the villain wasn't the Chinese government but Amazon.com ... right-wing Catholic thought ... .
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Snake Island commander reveals what really happened after Russian flagship was told 'go f--- yourself'

The Daily Telegraph 20 Nov 2022
The guards on Zmiinyi Island were presumed dead after their fiery exchange with Russia's flagship Moskva was recorded on the first day of the invasion, when the men became national and international heroes, even being commemorated with a stamp.
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‘Russian warship, go fuck yourself’: what happened next to the Ukrainians defending Snake Island?

The Observer 20 Nov 2022
Snake Island. The island was associated with legends. The Greeks knew it as White Island, after its rock formations, or – as one story had it – the colour of its serpents ... In the modern age, rival powers contested the island ... The ship told the island’s defenders to surrender ... “Snake Island ... the Ukrainian stamp commemorating the heroes of Snake Island.

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