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Emily A. Beeny: “Édouard Manet and the Illusion of Effortlessness”

(people chattering) – Good evening everyone, and welcome to The Frick. I am Xavier Salomon, the Peter Jay Sharp chief curator, and it is a great pleasure for me tonight to introduce Emily Beeny, associate curator of drawings at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles. Tonight’s lecture is in conjunction with our Manet…

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Markandeya | Great Indian Epic Stories for Kids | + More Fairy Tales and Moral Stories in MagicBox

Once upon a time, there lived a sage called Mrikandu with his wife Marudavati. They were childless for a long time. Mrikandu performed intense tapas in order to please Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva, in all his splendor Appeared before him. I am pleased by your devotion. Ask from me any boon you desire. Oh Lord….

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In my last video in this miniseries in seven parts, I talked about the legendary predictor of the 1987 market crash – Paul Tudor Jones. Today, I will focus on Richard Dennis instead, a man who once was called the “prince of the pit”, because of his performance in the trading pits of Wall Street…

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Bizarre and Memorable Deaths from History

The Darwin Awards look at unique and dumbfounding ways that people manage to “take themselves out of the gene pool.” However, bizarre deaths are by no means a new phenomenon. History is full of eccentric ends and dubious demises and today we are going to take a look at some of the strangest. 8. The…

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Electrical Tricks of Biba Struja the Battery Man

Hi. Internet showed me another miracle man called Biba Struja. He started from humble beginnings. (At first glance, you would never…) He could hold live wires, and cook sausage with electricity holding wires, and set fire by sending electricity through his body. Later, he cooked more sausages and set more things on fire and also…

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The Egyptian Book of the Dead: A guidebook for the underworld – Tejal Gala

Ani stands before a large golden scale where the jackal-headed god Anubis is weighing his heart against a pure ostrich feather. Ani was a real person, a scribe from the Egyptian city of Thebes who lived in the 13th century BCE. And depicted here is a scene from his Book of the Dead, a 78-foot…

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The COMPLETE Game of Thrones Recap | CRAM IT

Game of Thrones is about to reach its epic conclusion but if you’re not one of those people who spent the better part of the last decade Constantly rewatching the series for clues. You need a last-second reminder to catch you up or you know Nothing, including what that references is. It’s time to cram…

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The Story of Lei Shen “The Thunderking” – Part 2 of 2 [Lore]

Hello everyone! Last week we began the story of Lei- shen the thunderking in which we saw a single mogu rise up from the flames of war, steal the power of its creators and forge an empire. His downfall came in the lands of uldum where the tolvir used the forge of origination to wipe…

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واخيرا كشف اسرار خدع الساحر تانبا اشهر ساحر ياباني حتى الآن | TANBA

Hi I am Saddam Izzi The magician Tanba The magician who was dubbed the pig of the earth Because he eats everything It is the Japanese magician who terrified the rulers In this video, I will reveal the secrets of the most famous magic tricks Made by Tanba at the Talent Show Theater I will…

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Top 10 Villains of Harry Potter’s Magic World

If you are the big fan of Harry Potter’s series, you can’t miss this video. The Harry Potter universe may be full of selfless heroes and acts of bravery in the worst of times. However, amidst all the great characters, there are some terrible villains too. And in this video, we are going to figure…

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