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Wikipedia:Writing better articles.

Articles start with a lead section (WP:CREATELEAD) summarising the most important points of the topic.The lead section is the first part of the article; it comes above the first header, and may contain a lead image which is representative of the topic, and/or an infobox that provides a few key facts, often statistical, such as dates and measurements. ....

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Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia.

The Eighth Amendment (Amendment VIII) to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal government from imposing excessive bail, excessive fines, or cruel and unusual punishments.This amendment was adopted on December 15, 1791, along with the rest of the United States Bill of Rights. The Amendment serves as a limitation upon the federal ....

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She's So Unusual - Wikipedia.

She's So Unusual is the debut studio album by American singer and songwriter Cyndi Lauper, released on October 14, 1983, by Portrait Records.The album was re-released in 2014 to commemorate its 30th anniversary, and was called She's So Unusual: A 30th Anniversary Celebration.The re-release contains demos and remixes of previously released material, as well ....

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Wikipedia:Statistics - Wikipedia.

While you read this, Wikipedia develops at a rate of over 2 edits every second, performed by editors from all over the world. Currently, the English Wikipedia includes 6,546,704 articles and it averages 589 new articles per day. This amount of data can be analyzed in many ways. The best way to get an idea of the bigger picture is with statistics.. This page shows some figures about ....

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Edie Brickell - Wikipedia.

Edie Arlisa Brickell (born March 10, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter widely known for 1988's Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars, the debut album by Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, which went to No. 4 on the Billboard albums chart.She is married to singer-songwriter Paul Simon.

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Units of information - Wikipedia.

In computing and telecommunications, a unit of information is the capacity of some standard data storage system or communication channel, used to measure the capacities of other systems and channels.In information theory, units of information are also used to measure information contained in messages and the entropy of random variables.. The most commonly used units ....

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Arundina - Wikipedia.

Arundina graminifolia is a terrestrial, perennial orchid with reedy stems, forming into large clumps growing to a height between 70 cm and 2 m.. The plaited linear leaves are oblong lanceolate, with a length of 9 to 19 cm and a width of 0.8 to 1.5 cm. The apex is acuminate. There are amplexicaul (clasping the stem) sheathing stipules..

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Blizzard - Wikipedia.

A blizzard is a severe snowstorm characterized by strong sustained winds and low visibility, lasting for a prolonged period of time--typically at least three or four hours. A ground blizzard is a weather condition where snow is not falling but loose snow on the ground is lifted and blown by strong winds. Blizzards can have an immense size and usually stretch to hundreds or ....

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Kolkhoz - Wikipedia.

A kolkhoz (Russian: ??????, IPA: ()) was a form of collective farm in the Soviet Union.Kolkhozes existed along with state farms or sovkhoz. These were the two components of the socialized farm sector that began to emerge in Soviet agriculture after the October Revolution of 1917, as an antithesis both to the feudal structure of impoverished serfdom and aristocratic landlords and ....

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Recently, My Sister Is Unusual - Wikipedia.

Recently, My Sister is Unusual (?????????????????????, Saikin, Imoto no Yosu ga Chotto Okashiin Da Ga., lit."Lately, My Little Sister's Been Acting A Bit Strange, But."), also known as ImoCho (????), is a Japanese manga series by Mari Matsuzawa, serialized in Fujimi Shobo's Monthly Dragon Age since November 9, 2010..

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Homosexuality in the New Testament - Wikipedia.

There are at least three passages that refer to non-heterosexual sexual intercourse in the New Testament (NT), all of which are found in the Pauline epistles: Romans 1:26-27, 1 Corinthians 6:9-10, and 1 Timothy 1:9-10.A fourth passage, found in Jude 1:7, is often interpreted as referring to homosexuality.In the synoptic Gospels, Jesus discusses marriage only in a ....

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Tales of the Unusual - Wikipedia.

Tales of the Unusual (???????? - ??????, Yo nimo kimyo na monogatari - Eiga no tokubetsuhen) is a 2000 Japanese horror anthology film directed by Mamoru Hosi, Masayuki Ochiai, Hisao Ogura and Masayuki Suzuki.Each story is of a different genre - "One Snowy Night" (horror), "Samurai Cellular" (comedy-drama), "Chess" (thriller) and "The Marriage Simulator" ....

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Bible John - Wikipedia.

Bible John is an unidentified serial killer who is believed to have murdered three young women between 1968 and 1969 in Glasgow, Scotland.. Bible John's victims were all young brunette women between the ages of 25 and 32, all of ....

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Rotary dial - Wikipedia.

Before 1960 Australian rotary dial telephones had each number's corresponding letter printed on a paper disc in the centre of the plate, with space where the subscriber could add the phone number. The paper was protected by a clear plastic disc, held in place by a form of retaining ring which also served to locate the disc radially. The Australian letter-to-number mapping was A=1, ....

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Habitual offender - Wikipedia.

A habitual offender, repeat offender, or career criminal, is a person convicted of a crime who was previously convicted of crimes. Various state and jurisdictions may have laws targeting habitual offenders, and specifically providing for enhanced or exemplary punishments or other sanctions.They are designed to counter criminal recidivism by physical incapacitation via ....

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Kings of Leon - Wikipedia.

Kings of Leon is an American rock band that formed in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1999.The band is composed of brothers Caleb, Nathan and Jared Followill with their cousin Matthew Followill. The band's early music was a blend of Southern rock and garage rock with blues influences, but it has gradually evolved throughout the years to include a variety of genres and a more alternative, ....

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Penelope - Wikipedia.

Penelope (/ p ? ' n e l ? p i: / p?-NEL-?-pee; Ancient Greek: ??????????, Penelopeia, or Greek: ????????, Penelope) is a character in Homer's Odyssey. She was the queen of Ithaca and was the daughter of Spartan king Icarius and naiad Periboea. Penelope is known for her fidelity to her husband Odysseus, despite the attention of more than a hundred suitors during ....

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Fraser Valley - Wikipedia.

The Fraser Valley is a geographical region in southwestern British Columbia, Canada and northwestern Washington State.It starts just west of Hope in a narrow valley encompassing the Fraser River and ends at the Pacific Ocean stretching from the North Shore Mountains, opposite the city of Vancouver BC, to just south of Bellingham, Washington.. In casual usage it typically ....

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Monster - Wikipedia.

Monster derives from the Latin monstrum, itself derived ultimately from the verb moneo ("to remind, warn, instruct, or foretell"), and denotes anything "strange or singular, contrary to the usual course of nature, by which the gods give notice of evil," "a strange, unnatural, hideous person, animal, or thing," or any "monstrous or unusual thing, circumstance, or adventure.".

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Kora (instrument) - Wikipedia.

As part of the oral tradition of West Africa, music for the kora was not written until the 20th century. Ethnomusicologists were the only ones to record some traditional airs in the normal grand staff method, using the G clef and the F clef.. Today, kora scores are written on a single G clef, following the Keur Moussa notation system. This notation system was created for the ....

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Carronade - Wikipedia.

A carronade is a short, smoothbore, cast-iron cannon which was used by the Royal Navy.It was first produced by the Carron Company, an ironworks in Falkirk, Scotland, and was used from the mid-18th century to the mid-19th century.Its main function was to serve as a powerful, short-range, anti-ship and anti-crew weapon. The technology behind the carronade was greater ....

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Pillar box - Wikipedia.

A pillar box is a type of free-standing post box.They are found in the United Kingdom and British overseas territories, and, less commonly, in many members of the Commonwealth of Nations such as Cyprus, India, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Malta, New Zealand and Sri Lanka, as well as in the Republic of Ireland.Pillar boxes were provided in territories administered by the United ....

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Illmind - Wikipedia.

Early life. Ramon Ibanga, Jr. was born on August 28, 1980 in New Jersey, where he was raised in the city of Newark, New Jersey before later moving with his family to Bloomfield, New Jersey. His family provided a strong musical ....

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