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  • 1 groundless story — index canard Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 groundless — [[t]gra͟ʊndləs[/t]] ADJ: usu v link ADJ If you say that a fear, accusation, or story is groundless, you mean that it is not based on evidence and is unlikely to be true or valid. Fears that the world was about to run out of fuel proved groundless …

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  • 3 story — Synonyms and related words: Clio, Muse of history, account, action, adventures, alibi, allegation, allegory, anagnorisis, anecdotage, anecdote, angle, annals, architectonics, architecture, argument, article, assertion, atmosphere, autobiography,… …

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  • 4 canard — I noun deceit, deception, fabrication, false report, false rumor, false statement, falsehood, falsification, fiction, fraud, groundless story, hoax, lie, report intended to delude, roorback, rumor, ruse, trick, unfounded story, untruth,… …

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  • 5 canard — n. [Fr.] Hoax, groundless story, false rumor, fabrication …

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  • 6 Iran and weapons of mass destruction — This article is about Iran and weapons of mass destruction. For Iran s nuclear power program, see Nuclear program of Iran. Weapons of mass destruction …

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  • 7 Reports of organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China — In March 2006, Falun Gong affiliated media The Epoch Times published a number of articles alleging that the Chinese government and its agencies, including the People s Liberation Army, were conducting widespread and systematic organ harvesting of …

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  • 8 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 9 The Protocols of the Elders of Zion — ( Protocols of the wise men of Zion , Library of Congress s Uniform Title; ru. Протоколы сионских мудрецов , or Сионские протоколы ; see also other titles) is an antisemitic tract alleging a Jewish and Masonic plot to achieve world domination. It …

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  • 10 epistemology — epistemological /i pis teuh meuh loj i keuhl/, adj. epistemologically, adv. epistemologist, n. /i pis teuh mol euh jee/, n. a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge. [1855 60; < Gk… …

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  • 11 Criticism of eBay — eBay has its share of controversy, including cases of fraud, its policy requiring sellers to use PayPal, and concerns over forgeries and intellectual property violations in auction items. Contents 1 Fraud 1.1 Shill Bidding 1.2 Forgeries …

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  • 12 Novel — For other uses, see Novel (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Novell. New novels in a Oldenburg bookshop, February 2009 …

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  • 13 Joseph Blatchford — (born June 7, 1934) was the third Director of the United States Peace Corps succeeding Jack Vaughn. Blatchford was appointed Peace Corps Director in 1969 by President Richard Nixon.Early Life and EducationBlatchford was born in Milwaukee,… …

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  • 14 Contemporary imprints of The Protocols of the Elders of Zion — The Protocols The Protocols of the Elders of Zion Versions of The Protocols …

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  • 15 Concerns and controversies over the 2008 Summer Olympics — 2008 Summer Olympics Bid process Venues Marketing Concerns and controversies Torch relay (route) Opening ceremony (flag bearers) Medal table (medalists) Closing ceremony Event calendar …

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  • 16 Hamlet — This article is about the Shakespeare play. For other uses, see Hamlet (disambiguation). The American actor Edwin Booth as Hamlet, ca. 1870 The Tragical History of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, or more simply Hamlet, is a tragedy by William… …

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  • 17 Madmoiselle de Scuderi — E. T. A. Hoffmann s novella, Mademoiselle de Scudéri . A Tale from the Times of Louis XIV [ Das Fräulein von Scuderi . Erzählung aus dem Zeitalter Ludwig des Vierzehnten ] , was first published in 1819 in Yearbook for 1820. Dedicated to Love and… …

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  • 18 Sources of Hamlet — The sources of Hamlet , a tragedy by William Shakespeare believed to have been written between 1599 and 1601, trace back as far as pre 13th century Icelandic tales. The generic hero as fool story is so old and is expressed in the literature of so …

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  • 19 Tolstoy, Leo — Russian Lev Nikolayevich, Count Tolstoy born Sept. 9, 1828, Yasnaya Polyana, Tula province, Russian Empire died Nov. 20, 1910, Astapovo, Ryazan province Russian writer, one of the world s greatest novelists. The scion of prominent aristocrats,… …

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  • 20 Scientology and the Internet — Clockwise from above: 1) Protest by an Internet group calling itself Anonymous against the practices and tax status of the Church of Scientology, 2) Screenshot of error message when attempting to load www.scientology.o …

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