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Game of Thrones season 7: Fans think Catelyn Stark’s ghost was in episode 4

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However closely you’re watching Game of Thrones season seven, it’s doubtful you’re watching as closely as a Redditor who has pointed out something that’s starting to freak fans out.

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Injured Soca Artiste Destra on the Mend After Falling on Stage

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“Yuh can’t keep a good woman down.”

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Chinese woman undergoes plastic surgery to evade $3.7 million debt

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A 59-year old woman from the central Chinese city of Wuhan transformed her appearance through plastic surgery in order to avoid 25 million yuan ($3.71 million) of personal debts, state news agency Xinhua said.

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Winning toilet paper gowns offered to brides-in-need

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A toilet paper wedding dress with 1,500 hand-cut butterflies made by a mother of two in her spare time won the $10,000 first prize in a quirky New York fashion competition on Thursday and a bride-in-need may have the chance to wear it down the aisle.

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Old cinemas find new life in Lebanon as cultural hubs

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With paint peeling from the ceiling and crumbling plasterwork, renovating an abandoned picture house in the northern Lebanese town of Tripoli is more than a dream for Qassem Istanbouli.

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Stakes are high for Luc Besson’s intergalactic leap into ‘Valerian’

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Introducing a brand new multi-million dollar intergalactic adventure film based on a French comic book strip during a summer box office dominated by superheroes and sequels may be considered a big risk to take by an independent filmmaker.

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Streaming TV apps grapple with password sharing

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More than one-fifth of young adults who stream shows like “Game of Thrones” or “Stranger Things” borrow passwords from people who do not live with them, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, a finding that suggests media companies are missing out on significant revenue as digital viewership explodes.

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Jane Austen letter critiquing ‘prosy’ contemporary at auction

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Jane Austen once wrote that a large income was the best recipe for happiness. Now a private letter written by the author to her niece could well make someone very happy indeed.

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Slovenian comic’s parody has Merkel dancing with ‘zombie’ refugees

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A Slovenian comic who has attracted millions of online hits with extravagant musical parodies of such figures as Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump and the pope gives Angela Merkel the same satirical treatment in a clip released on Monday.

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Canada’s Yukon seeks ‘backups’ after toe used in cocktail stolen

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The theft of a famed cocktail ingredient, a mummified human toe, has spurred the northern Canadian territory of Yukon to launch a tongue-in-cheek campaign for an “insurance” toe, in case the digit gets stolen again.

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