If You Don’t Know! News & Politics Roundup: Oprah To Close Harpo Studios In Chicago…AND MORE!

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Twenty-five years ago, Oprah Winfrey opened the doors to Harpo Studios in Chicago, which became home to her nationally syndicated talk show. Ever since its inception, the studio has become a staple in the city; helping to redefine Chicago as a major media hub. Now, the facility where some of the most heartfelt and intense conversations on her show took place will close its doors. According to reports, Winfrey will close Harpo Studios in December. She plans on transitioning the company into the OWN network in West Hollywood. Read more.


Nick Gordon Posts Alarming Tweet on the Eve of Bobbi Kristina’s Birthday

Banned from seeing Bobbi Kristina, her husband Nick Gordon is using social media to air out his feelings about the situation. Last night, on the eve of her March 4th birthday, Gordon took to Twitter and wrote this:

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It’s Official: ‘ATL 2’ is On Its Way

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Amidst rumors that a sequel to the 2006 hit film ATL was in the works, T.I. finally confirmed that there will be an ATL 2. Earlier today, the film’s star posted a photo to his Instagram account with the caption, “#ATL2 Get ready.” No release date or further casting information has been announced yet, but we’re definitely ready to see what happens!

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Evaluating Schools: Trophies, Plaques and Other Displays of Achievements / Mengevaluasi Sekolah: Penunjukan Piala, Plakat dan Penghargaan Lain

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One common thing that parents feel represents the quality of a school is cabinets full of trophies and walls covered with certificates and plaques of achievement.
Perhaps this comes from the fact that professionals (doctors, lawyers, scientists, etc.) put their degrees and certificates on display in their offices.

Salah satu hal yang sering dilihat ortu karena dianggap menunjukkan mutunya sekolah adalah lemari2 penuh dengan piala, dan tembok yang  ditutupi plakat dan sertifikat penhargaan.  Mungkin ini  berasal dari fakta bahwa para ahli2 (dokter, pengacara, ilmuwan, dll.) memasang ijazah2 dan sertifikat2 mereka di dinding kantor untuk diperlihatkan para tamu.

Unfortunately, it’s not the same thing.  What those experts put on their walls represents their own achievements and not that of the place they work in.  Looking at trophies to evaluate the quality of a school is the same thing – it tells you about individuals or even teams that earned them, but…

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