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Hooman Khalili's 'Olive' Filmed On Smartphone

Olive is the first feature film shot entirely on a phone to get a theatrical release. And making it wasn't easy. The N8 phone has a high-resolution camera, but director Hooman Khalili told the Los Angeles Times he had to hack the phone in order to disable its auto-focus.
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Nutmeg is a feel-good holiday spice. But it once caused serious bloodshed and may have even been a reason the Dutch were willing to part with Manhattan in the 1600s.
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Norton says mayors and governors could stem anger over civilian shootings by police by appointing special prosecutors to handle them.
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