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  • A new study found that people watching an action movie ate twice the amount of food as those who were watching an interview program. Do you eat more when watching an action packed movie?

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    Yes
    33%
    5 votes
    No
    67%
    10 votes
  • A five-year-old Texas boy was sent home from school because his hair was too long. Do you think schools should be allowed to enforce hairstyles?

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    Yes
    23%
    8 votes
    No
    77%
    27 votes
  • According to a new study, scientists say conscientiousness - being meticulous and thorough - is the single most valuable personality trait in terms of future career success. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    74%
    29 votes
    No
    26%
    10 votes
  • The 2014 College Football season has kicked off. Do you plan on going to or watching at least 1 game this weekend?

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    Yes
    56%
    22 votes
    No
    44%
    17 votes
  • Movie theaters across the nation are re-playing "Ghostbusters" for the 30 year anniversary of the film including ones in our area. Would you pay to see classic movies re-played on the big screen?

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    Yes
    29%
    12 votes
    No
    71%
    30 votes
  • Do you think you could give a wild animal C-P-R?

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    Yes
    20%
    9 votes
    No
    80%
    37 votes
  • Do you believe banning toys would encourage children to eat healthier food?

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    Yes
    12%
    6 votes
    No
    88%
    44 votes
  • Do you think having a large wedding will ensure your happiness?

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    Yes
    6%
    3 votes
    No
    94%
    47 votes
  • Do you think children should only get a trophy if they win, or do you think everyone should get a participation trophy?

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    Only kids who win should get trophies.
    59%
    44 votes
    Every child should get a trophy for participation.
    41%
    30 votes
  • McDonald’s plans to start selling its packaged coffee at supermarkets nationally by next year. Is this a coffee you would buy at the store?

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    Yes:
    23%
    19 votes
    No:
    77%
    64 votes
  • When it comes to reaping the benefits of flexible work hours to care for a child, do you think new dads benefit in ways that new moms don't?

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    Yes:
    49%
    32 votes
    No:
    51%
    33 votes
  • The 10 highest calorie drinks at Starbucks have been released and some of the drinks are 500+ calories. Would knowing the calorie count of a certain food item affect your decision to buy it?

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    Yes
    61%
    44 votes
    No
    39%
    28 votes
  • New studies have found that when a parent is on his or her cell phone, it causes a disconnect with the children. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    95%
    74 votes
    No
    5%
    4 votes
  • It's now being reported that a TV in your bedroom can improve your marriage. Do you believe having a TV in your bedroom can help your marriage?

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    Yes
    42%
    35 votes
    No
    58%
    48 votes
  • Many parents give their children a credit card so they can start to build up credit, but how early is too early to give your child a credit card?

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    Ages 12-14
    39%
    39 votes
    Ages 15-17
    31%
    31 votes
    Ages 18-20
    30%
    30 votes
  • The economy is rebounding - but many people say they feel like it's not affecting them and they're still struggling. Do you feel as if the economy is rebounding for everyone but you?

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    Yes
    71%
    61 votes
    No
    29%
    25 votes
  • Do you think it's good to teach your children fitness habits early in their life?

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    Yes
    99%
    94 votes
    No
    1%
    1 vote
  • In an interview, actor Jeff Bridges said the key to a long and happy marriage means supporting and loving each other always. Do you think there's a "key" to a happy marriage?

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    Yes
    71%
    70 votes
    No
    29%
    29 votes
  • Renting wedding dresses is becoming more popular with women wanting to cut the cost of their weddings. Would you be okay with renting your wedding dress?

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    Yes!
    73%
    67 votes
    No!
    27%
    25 votes
  • Actress Zoe Saldana is know for her fashion. In an interview, she said women need to start dressing better. Do you think adults are dressing down too much?

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    Yes
    78%
    76 votes
    No
    22%
    21 votes
  • Do you wake your children up for school, or are they responsible for getting themselves up?

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    I wake my children up.
    69%
    63 votes
    My kids have that responsibility.
    31%
    28 votes
  • Do you think a handwritten love letter is better than one sent via email?

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    Handwritten is the best way to go!
    91%
    115 votes
    Emails are just as good!
    9%
    11 votes
  • Do you think school teachers should be allowed to arm themselves with guns?

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    Yes
    60%
    100 votes
    No
    40%
    67 votes
  • Do you think the southern accent holds you back in the business community?

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    Yes
    33%
    47 votes
    No
    67%
    96 votes
  • There have been numerous plane crashes lately. Parents, do you think you should tell your children about the crashes or keep it from them?

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    I'd tell them. I'd rather they hear about it from me.
    78%
    104 votes
    I'd keep it from them. They're too young to worry about that.
    22%
    30 votes
  • Is it okay to let your underage children drink alcohol if you are with them?

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    Yes - if I'm there to supervise them.
    14%
    27 votes
    No - it's still illegal.
    86%
    169 votes
  • Researchers say kids who are spanked a lot have less brain gray matter. There's a link between the amount of gray matter & performance on an IQ test. Do you think spanking can affect a child's IQ?

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    Yes, it can.
    16%
    31 votes
    No, it cannot.
    84%
    169 votes
  • Many colleges are becoming “test-optional.” That means students don’t have to submit an ACT or SAT score. Do you think that all students should have to take the ACT or SAT to get into college?

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    Yes
    45%
    83 votes
    No
    55%
    101 votes
  • A new trend shows many people no longer want autographs - they want selfies. If you met a celebrity, would you want an autograph or a selfie?

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    I'd take the selfie!
    51%
    89 votes
    Autographs are still the best!
    49%
    85 votes
  • When kids consume caffeine, it can exacerbate anxiety, depression, & interfere with sleep. It can also reduce calcium absorption. After reading this, do you think it's okay for kids to have caffeine?

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    Yes - everything in moderation!
    44%
    87 votes
    No - they're staying away from that!
    56%
    110 votes
  • A state appeals court in New York says it's okay to spank children. This ruling happened after a family court judge said a father abused his son by spanking him. Do you think spanking is okay?

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    Yes - spanking is definitely okay!
    90%
    217 votes
    No! There are other ways of punishment!
    10%
    24 votes
  • According to a new study, a special type of lighting system, that changes based on the school lesson, is helping kids focus and learn more. Do you think lighting can actually help students learn more?

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    Yes
    77%
    130 votes
    No
    23%
    38 votes
  • Parents - we know sometimes you want to go on vacation without the children - but is there an age that's TOO young for you to leave your child behind?

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    Yes - under 5 are too young to be left behind.
    25%
    50 votes
    Yes - kids under 10 are too young to be left behind.
    29%
    59 votes
    No - there's no age that's too young.
    46%
    92 votes
  • A strange new potato chip is hitting the markets, and it will taste like cappuccino! Would you try this chip?

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    Yes! Bring on the new flavor!
    15%
    34 votes
    No - that does not sound good!
    85%
    196 votes
  • A rising number of women involved in a group known as the "Hairy Legs Clubs," are ditching razors. Should all the ladies of the world say goodbye to shaving their legs?

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    Yes - Bye Bye to Razors!
    14%
    35 votes
    No - Keep the Razors!
    86%
    216 votes
  • A new study found that kids who recognize fast food logos are more likely to be overweight. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    50%
    110 votes
    No
    50%
    111 votes
  • Do you think teenagers should be required to take a course on finance while in high school?

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    Yes - I think it'd be helpful.
    96%
    273 votes
    No - I don't think it's necessary.
    4%
    10 votes
  • A new study found that if you're a strict or controlling parent, your child is more likely to smoke pot, as well as use tobacco and drink alcohol. Do you agree?

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    Yes, I agree.
    41%
    120 votes
    No, I don't agree.
    59%
    170 votes
  • A new survey says people would turn down more money and/or a promotion if it meant working with people they did NOT like. Would you turn down more money to work with people you do like?

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    Yes, a happy workplace is more important than money.
    68%
    172 votes
    No, I'd rather make more money.
    32%
    81 votes
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics says it's okay for children as young as 7 to strength train and lift weights. Should kids and preteens be allowed to pump iron?

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    Yes, it's healthy for them.
    31%
    75 votes
    No, that's too young.
    69%
    170 votes
  • A new study finds that kids would rather ride with mom driving than with dad. Who would you rather have behind the wheel on your next road trip, mom or dad?

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    I'd ride with my mom
    49%
    109 votes
    I'd ride with my dad
    51%
    113 votes
  • A study found 10-year-olds & younger take in $113/month in allowances, bribes & rewards for good behavior. Do you think kids should be paid as a reward for good behavior?

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    Yes - Pay Kids For Good Behavior
    15%
    41 votes
    No - Kids Shouldn't Get Paid For Being Good
    85%
    226 votes
  • Should men's bathrooms have diaper-changing tables?

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    Yes
    93%
    276 votes
    No
    7%
    20 votes
  • A new study found that out of 1,000 people surveyed, a certain amount of consumers would rather give up chocolate than give up their cell phones. What percentage was it?

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    49%
    69%
    197 votes
    34%
    21%
    60 votes
    15%
    10%
    29 votes
  • In a recent survey of Americans, they were asked at what age is it appropriate to give a child their own cell phone. Which age was it?

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    7-11
    6%
    18 votes
    12-14
    53%
    166 votes
    15 and older
    41%
    129 votes
  • Since team USA lost to Belgium and is out of the competition, will you continue to watch the World Cup?

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    I'll Continue To Watch.
    17%
    42 votes
    I Don't Care To Watch Anymore.
    33%
    78 votes
    How Many Days Until Football?
    50%
    118 votes
  • A recent survey found kids believe their parents care more about them getting good grades than treating others with kindness. Would you rather your child get good grades or treat others with kindness?

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    Get Good Grades
    17%
    49 votes
    Treat Others With Kindness
    83%
    245 votes
  • A new study says parents should read aloud to their kids starting in infancy to help with language development & future academic success. Do you think this will help with a child's academic success?

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    Yes
    93%
    269 votes
    No
    7%
    19 votes
  • A study says 40% of people avoid eating at a friend or family member's house because they don't trust the safety or quality of the food. Is there someone's house you will not eat at for reasons above?

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    Yes, I know at least one home.
    62%
    173 votes
    No, I trust my friends and family.
    38%
    108 votes
  • A new study says women are grumpier than men in the morning. Who's the morning grump in your house - the men or women?

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    The Men Are!
    36%
    102 votes
    The Women Are!
    64%
    182 votes
  • Would you name your child after a character from your favorite movie?

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    Yes
    35%
    96 votes
    No
    65%
    180 votes
  • Do you think tanning beds should be off limits to teens under 17 across the country?

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    Yes
    94%
    267 votes
    No
    6%
    18 votes
  • Do you think it's okay for teens to be on social media?

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    Yes
    55%
    158 votes
    No
    45%
    129 votes
  • Do you and your significant other still have Date Night?

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    Yes
    51%
    141 votes
    No
    49%
    136 votes
  • Do you like it when people share pictures of their food on social media, or do you find it annoying?

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    I Like It
    47%
    144 votes
    It's Annoying
    53%
    163 votes
  • Would you fight over custody of your animals in a divorce, or are you fine with your spouse keeping them?

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    I'd Fight
    45%
    132 votes
    I'm Not Sure
    27%
    80 votes
    My Spouse Can Keep Them
    28%
    84 votes
  • What age do you think a parent should talk to their child about college and saving for college?

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    Elementary School Years:
    59%
    174 votes
    Teenage Years:
    32%
    94 votes
    Any Time Before 18:
    9%
    27 votes
  • According to USDA.gov, having a child costs around $250K & that fact is causing many couples to not have children. Do you consider the cost of having a child before having one?

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    Yes:
    30%
    92 votes
    Maybe:
    11%
    32 votes
    No:
    59%
    178 votes
  • How often do you skip breakfast?

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    Never
    21%
    65 votes
    Always
    28%
    89 votes
    Sometimes
    51%
    162 votes
  • Do you think families should or would you use a phone app to turn off devices during meal time?

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    Yes
    72%
    204 votes
    No
    28%
    78 votes
  • Would you sign a social media prenuptial agreement?

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    yes
    13%
    32 votes
    no
    87%
    219 votes
  • Do you think banning kids from restaurants is a good idea?

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    Yes, I enjoy the peace and quiet.
    7%
    19 votes
    No, everyone was a kid once.
    47%
    144 votes
    Maybe, depends on the restaurant.
    46%
    141 votes
  • Would you be in favor of phone disabling texting while driving?

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    Yes
    74%
    221 votes
    No
    17%
    50 votes
    Maybe
    9%
    28 votes
  • Do you think it's okay to use a leash with children?

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    YES: Keep Kids Safe
    36%
    137 votes
    MAYBE: It's Needed At Times
    34%
    132 votes
    NEVER: Leashes Are For Dogs
    30%
    117 votes
  • School is mostly out for summer & that means your child might have "half-days." We've heard that some parents don't like them & don't send their kids to school that day. Are you for school half-days?

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    YES
    31%
    106 votes
    NO
    69%
    236 votes
  • Monarch Airlines is doing away with the reclining seat, according to the airline. New seats will give customers more leg room. Would you rather recline or have more leg room during a flight?

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    Recline
    31%
    94 votes
    More Leg Room
    69%
    208 votes
  • A study at Stanford Univ. says blondes aren't dumb. Scientists say hair color is completely unrelated to intelligence. This is just one stereotype. Have you ever been a victim of a stereotype?

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    YES
    75%
    218 votes
    NO
    25%
    74 votes
  • A new study done by Carroll University found that cat lovers are smarter than dog lovers. Cat owners scored higher on an intelligence tests. Who is smarter - cat lovers, dog lovers or neither?

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    Cat Lovers:
    20%
    67 votes
    Dog Lovers:
    21%
    69 votes
    Neither:
    59%
    197 votes
  • A study says the prices of happiness is a $50,000 salary. Older studies have said the price is $75,000. What would your price for happiness be?

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    $50,000 Salary
    18%
    60 votes
    $75,000 Salary
    37%
    125 votes
    Different Price Tag
    45%
    153 votes
  • In an interview about her decision to take a year off of work to focus on being a mom, British actress Emma Thompson says you can't be a great mom & work all the time. Do you agree?

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    Yes
    53%
    163 votes
    No
    47%
    145 votes
  • A new report from Cornell University says characters on cereal boxes are designed to make eye contact with your kids to lure them in. Have you noticed a character watching your child?

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    Yes
    35%
    89 votes
    No
    65%
    168 votes
  • A new survey by Insurance.com lists people's most embarrassing driving mistakes. 2,000 people were tested in the survey. Have you ever done any of the following?

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    Forgotten Where You've Parked:
    42%
    111 votes
    Driven Over A Curb In A Parking Lot:
    27%
    74 votes
    Locked Your Keys In The Car:
    31%
    85 votes
  • A new Gallup Survey says workers who check their work email after going home experience more stress. Do you experience more stress if you check your work email at home?

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    Yes:
    53%
    114 votes
    No:
    47%
    100 votes
  • A new University of Amsterdam study says women in a relationship are biologically programmed to be faithful. In the study, women in relationships were more critical of men. Do you agree?

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    Yes:
    64%
    139 votes
    No:
    36%
    79 votes
  • A new survey by Allianz Insurance reveals that drivers are more stressed when their significant other is riding with them. Do you agree?

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    Yes:
    71%
    157 votes
    No:
    29%
    63 votes
  • Applebee's has a new app called "WhatsApplebee's," but it only allows you to talk to patrons in the restaurant. Do you really want to talk to strangers while you eat?

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    Yes:
    3%
    8 votes
    No:
    97%
    225 votes
  • Do you think, in general, driving tests should be more difficult - no matter the age?

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    YES:
    51%
    119 votes
    NO:
    49%
    115 votes
  • According to a new study, bullying can have long-term health consequences. Do you agree that bullying can have more than just emotional consequences for the victim?

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    YES:
    89%
    211 votes
    NO:
    11%
    25 votes
  • In a last effort to get the school to respond, a Minnesota mother put a video on Facebook of her daughter crying and talking about being bullied. Would you do this if your child was being bullied?

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    YES
    33%
    76 votes
    NO
    67%
    152 votes
  • Some elementary school students in New Orleans were accidentally given an adult-themed book to read. Would you be upset if this happened to your child?

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    Yes:
    85%
    190 votes
    No:
    15%
    33 votes
  • A state senate candidate called out an Oregon newspaper reporter during a group interview for not paying attention and writing on his notepad, "blah, blah, blah." Was this reporter out of line?

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    Yes:
    43%
    97 votes
    No:
    57%
    127 votes
  • With the numerous reports of issues on cruise ships, do they lessen the likelihood of you going on a cruise? Yes or no?

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    Yes
    56%
    167 votes
    No
    44%
    133 votes
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  • Do stories about corrupt politicians make you more likely to vote in elections, or less likely?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    More likely
    60%
    393 votes
    Less likely
    40%
    261 votes
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