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    Legacy of The War of 1812

    A discussion on the War of 1812 which began 200 years ago today. Often called "the forgotten war," it tested a new generation of American leaders, shifted the global balance of power and set the stage for American westward expansion.

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    In Which Colin Firth Debunks Some Myths About Working With Woody Allen

    Allen doesn't rehearse, and he isn't a big talker. But Firth pooh-poohs claims that he doesn't direct. He says Allen was a "very involved and meticulous director" while making Magic in the Moonlight.
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    Key Chain Blood-Alcohol Testing May Make Quantified Drinking Easy

    Some of us now monitor our steps, sleep and calorie intake with wristbands and apps. So why not track blood-alcohol levels? We explore the next frontier in the self-measurement movement.
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    'I Love Your Country,' New House Member Tells U.S. Officials

    Rep. Curt Clawson, a Republican from Florida, tells subcommittee witnesses from two U.S. agencies, "I'm familiar with your country; I love your country."
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    Bill Allowing Americans To Unlock Cellphones Passes House, Heads To Obama

    The bill also directs the Librarian of Congress to review whether the exemption should also apply to tablets and other devices.

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