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New logo? Call itself ‘FCBK’? Bring back poking? How Facebook could rebrand

The Guardian 20 Oct 2021
How will he be able to manage such an impossible highwire act? Here are some suggestions ....
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Upset brewing: Another poll of Virginia shows race between Youngkin and McAuliffe tied

Hot Air 20 Oct 2021
Today it’s down to 1.8 points. He led by five points on October 1. Virginians are making up their minds in the final weeks before the vote ... Recently, however, he seems more desperate than annoyed ... A few days ago I wrote that the two have made a bet on how Youngkin’s highwire act with respect to Trump and Trumpism will play with voters ... RVs ... .
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Rural Australia has stories to tell that will interest the world. Here’s how we’ll report them

The Observer 15 Sep 2021
Fifteen years ago I took a job at our local newspaper in my southern New South Wales town of 2,000 people. The eight-page paper had a circulation at that time of about 900 and one journalist. Me ... Lenore Taylor ... The thing I learned is that editing rural and regional content is a highwire act, a balance between two cartoonish models at the extreme ends ... .
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Michaela Coel on the Power of Being a Misfit

Vogue 06 Sep 2021
All of us united,” as she puts it. “Climbing towards storytelling at the risk of poverty, screaming ‘Yes!” ... Since her drama school days, Coel has navigated this highwire act to make a living as a storyteller, centering the narratives of those traditionally on the outside into the mainstream ... Wakanda Forever. And now, with her first book—Misfits ... .
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Telluride Awards Analysis: Olivia Colman Poised to Land Third Oscar Nom in Four Years for ‘The Lost Daughter’

The Hollywood Reporter 05 Sep 2021
But members of today’s Academy’s acting branch, as much as anyone, are likely to respect the highwire act performed by the pair of Brits who portray the protagonist.
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Joe Thomas: the post-Inbetweeners comedown

The Guardian 22 Aug 2021
The ex-Inbetweener’s new work-in-progress standup show, about breaking beyond being typecast, almost leaves you worried for the comedian The maladroit comic parlaying their anxiety into humour is as old as standup itself. But it’s a highwire act ... ....
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Biohackers Are Working to Make Insulin 98% Cheaper

Interesting Engineering 26 Jul 2021
It’s therefore difficult to take even a cursory look at the landscape of insulin production and consumption in the US and see much other than an absurd logistic, economic, and emotional highwire balancing act required of those who have the condition ... They act as an ...
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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle ‘struggle’ with ‘delicate balancing act’ of Archie’s image

The News International 12 Jul 2021
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle ‘struggle’ with ‘delicate balancing act’ of Archie’s image ...It’s a delicate balancing act ... “None of this is simple or easy but thus far Harry and Meghan have clearly recognised the very fraught territory their son occupies and managed to succeed at the highwire act.”.
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Covid vaccine patent waiver: Joe Biden ramps up pressure on drugmakers

Live Mint 07 May 2021
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai’s announcement that the administration would support a waiver was a reversal of longstanding U.S. policy that its companies’ intellectual property is sacrosanct ... His political highwire act is playing out over a layer of safety nets, including the European Union opposition and WTO rules that require consensus ... .
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Starstruck review – Rose Matafeo stars in a millennial fairytale

The Observer 25 Apr 2021
BBC Three’s new comedy Starstruck is another bauble to add to the small, but precious and increasing hoard of productions effortlessly infused with the particular sensibility that comes with being led by women ... One of them turns out to be with a film star, Tom (Nikesh Patel) ... Such scenes can be the downfall of the highwire romcom acts. Rose Matafeo ... .
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COVID-19’s risk factors played hard on our psychology: How did we do?

The Tribune Greeley 14 Apr 2021
“Most of the people who got this never got sick or got better ... Gov ... That balancing act didn’t have to be such a highwire spectacle had the federal government taken the threat of the pandemic more seriously and addressed it clearly in the early months, said Baruch Fischhoff, a professor of engineering and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University.
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Rockies’ Kyle Freeland making steady progress in return from shoulder injury

Denver Post 03 Apr 2021
There is no date circled on the calendar for left-hander Kyle Freeland’s return from a strained shoulder. There is, however, encouraging news. “Kyle is doing some strengthening exercises in Arizona,” manager Bud Black said Friday ... Locked in ... He notched his first save of 2021 on Friday against the Dodgers, but it was a highwire act ... .
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Recovery tops the agenda

The Daily Telegraph Australia 16 Mar 2021
Australian Banking Association chairman Matt Comyn will attempt the highwire act of hosting the Treasurer and opposition Treasury spokesman at the same meeting of the ABA’s 16-member council in Canberra on Wednesday ....
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'Every monster has a story': Catriona Ward on her chilling gothic novel

The Observer 14 Mar 2021
“It was absolutely terrifying ... Buzz has been building for months around a dark, audacious highwire act of a novel that can be only tentatively described for risk of giving too much away ... (“Ted is not a very clean ted ... I thought ... It felt like a huge act of temerity.” ... The very act of writing and reading gothic or horror seems to me recuperative ... .
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'Every monster has a story': Catriona Ward on her chilling gothic novel that everyone is ...

The Guardian 13 Mar 2021
The Last House on Needless Street is partly narrated by a cat, has been praised by Stephen King and is set to be her breakout hit ... “It was absolutely terrifying ... Buzz has been building for months around a dark, audacious highwire act of a novel that can be only tentatively described for risk of giving too much away ... ....
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