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Vegetarian meals feature highly

Bouchra, the house dada (cook), has an unusual and varied repertoire of Moroccan dishes. Vegetarian meals feature highly, including a fabulous pea and artichoke tagine; otherwise, there are fish pastillas and a beef and quince tagine that has the deepest, sweetest flavour profile. Beautiful table settings, crackling fires in winter …

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It’s been a tremendous privilege and honour

GEORGIA COMMISSIONER NONCOMPLIANT NYT’s Robbie Brown reports: “The insurance commissioner of Georgia has chosen not to comply with a federal request to create a state pool for high risk insurance plans, opening a new front in the resistance by state Republican officials to the new federal health care law. The …

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The fairy was forking over about $4

I unfortunately wasn’t able to put Radeon Enhanced Sync to the test because the feature is only supported on graphics cards using RX 400 and 500 series GPUs that is, Polaris and I’m still rocking a positively ancient Hawaii card. Presumably the Vega Frontier Edition and the upcoming Radeon RX …

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I need a unit that’s for a larger room

What I discovered is a great mood lifter and I know this may sound a bit weird, but it works for me is to help someone. I haven’t worked out how this works, but when I help someone selflessly, his or her happiness immediately lifts my own mood. I tried …

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They’ve created nicely contrasting spaces

On his new album, “Fever,” Black Milk raps, “No satisfaction for my effort is ever enough.” That lyric is shorthand for the Detroit rapper producer’s hustle. “Never being complacent or satisfied with anything, having a certain type of focus, trying to get to the next level, that’s a part of …

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