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2023.05.24 07:29 yuncangjiuzhuang The price of red wine is uneven, LEESON red wine classification will help you
Everyone may have such a question, why does the price of the same bottle of wine range from 100 to 1,000 or even tens of thousands of yuan? So for many novices, they start to feel confused, they don’t know how to choose at all, and now more and more high-quality wines are entering the market, and table wines with high cost performance are also everywhere, but choose one that suits you But it is not so easy.
Good wines are produced in good producing areas. For example, the overall price of red wine produced in Burgundy is higher than that in other producing areas. The grape variety also determines the quality. Only good wine grapes can make good wine, and the price is naturally high. In addition, wine is also divided into grades. For example, the two grades of French AOC and VDP wines usually have a higher price than lower grade wines. Usually, the quality of high-grade products is good, and of course the price will rise accordingly. The wine grading system refers to a system for grading wine in terms of quality according to certain standards. There are different divisions in different countries.
If you are a novice and do not know how to choose wine, then you can refer to the LEESON red wine grading method. Even if you do not understand red wine, you will not be fooled. LEESON red wine numbered grading will help you. LEESON red wine is the first numbered system Red wine is classified into 8 different grades according to the number, so that LEESON red wines with dozens of red wines in 8 price ranges can be understood at a glance. For consumers, they can easily choose the red wine that suits them. LEESON The red wine is all imported original bottles, which can make every consumer feel that the value for money is excellent.
Regarding the grading method of LEESON red wine, there is another very important point, that is, the demand will be provided according to the scene. Why do you choose red wine according to the scene? Because the scene of using red wine is different, the choice is different. For example, if you are just drinking in an ordinary family, then choose cheap wine. If you are treating guests to dinner, in a big occasion, then you must choose LEESON red wine with a number starting with 9. The wines, let you have enough reputation, although the price is a bit expensive, but at least it is worth it!
Yuncang Winery belongs to Hainan Yuncang Winery Co., Ltd., which is an online sales platform for traditional wine business, and is a member unit of China Wine Association.
Yuncang Winery is a combination of Yuncang + Winery. It takes part of the traditional wine business online, supports offline business, and can also purchase online. How to buy offline can be purchased online. Who is the supplier offline? Whoever is the supplier on the commercial line provides Internet online services according to the traditional wine wholesale business. The goods can be picked up in batches or shipped one by one according to the order. Distributors do not advocate stockpiling except for wine for display, and the operation is flexible.
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2023.05.24 07:07 My_Mudra Understanding the Basics of Loans: A Complete Guide

Understanding the Basics of Loans: A Complete Guide
Understanding the Basics of Loans
In today's financial environment, loans play a big part in helping people and organizations achieve their objectives and meet their needs. To make wise borrowing selections, it is necessary to comprehend the principles of lending. The fundamentals of loans, including their types, terms, interest rates, and repayment alternatives, will be covered in this extensive overview.
I. Define a loan
A loan is a transaction in which a lender lends money to a borrower in exchange for a fixed sum of money (referred to as the principal). The borrower consents to pay back the loan amount over a predetermined time period, usually with interest and any necessary fees.
II. Different Loan Types
Personal Loans: Personal loans are flexible and can be used for a variety of things, including debt consolidation, education finance, and unforeseen costs. They often have set terms for repayment and interest rates.
Mortgage Loans: Mortgage loans are created especially for buying real estate. The property itself is used as security for loans with lengthier payback terms, which frequently stretch many decades.
Auto Loans: A vehicle can be purchased with the help of an auto loan. They can have various repayment terms and fixed or variable interest rates.
Student Loans: Student loans are used to pay for college costs. They are accessible with various terms and repayment choices from both commercial and public lenders.
Business Loans: Business loans offer funding for a variety of businesses.
III. Loan Conditions and Interest Rate
Loan Terms: The length of time or period that the borrower undertakes to repay the loan is referred to as the loan terms. Although monthly payments are typically lower with longer durations, overall interest charges are typically greater.
Interest rates: The price of borrowing money is interest. It is a percentage that can either be fixed (remains the same during the course of the loan) or variable (fluctuates in response to market conditions). The total amount owed is influenced by the interest rate, and borrowers with a solid credit history typically qualify for lower rates.
IV. Application and approval procedures for loans:
Investigate and compare: To locate the best loan choice for your requirements, it is essential to investigate several lenders and compare their interest rates, conditions, and fees.
Prequalification: Prequalification procedures are provided by many lenders, enabling borrowers to calculate the loan amount and conditions they might be eligible for based on their income, credit score, and other variables.
Application: Providing personal and financial information, such as income, employment history, assets, and liabilities, is often required.
Credit Check: Using the borrower's credit record and credit score, lenders determine the borrower's creditworthiness. A better credit score increases the chances of getting approved for a loan and getting good terms.
Underwriting: Lenders analyze the borrower's application, creditworthiness, and financial stability to assess the risk associated with granting the loan.
Loan Approval and Disbursement: Upon approval, the lender provides a loan agreement specifying the terms and conditions. Once signed, the loan amount is disbursed to the borrower.
V. Repayment of Loans
Loans come with a variety of repayment choices, including balloon payments, biweekly payments, and monthly installments. In order to prevent fees or adverse impacts on credit scores, it is essential to comprehend the repayment schedule and make on-time payments.
Amortization: The majority of loans follow an amortization schedule, which describes how principle and interest will be paid over the course of the loan. In the beginning, interest costs are higher while a larger portion of each payment after that is applied to lowering the debt.
Penalties for Early Repayment and Prepayment: Some loans may impose fines or costs for early repayment or prepayment. To comprehend the conditions relating to early repayment, it is crucial to read the loan agreement.
Making wise financial decisions requires having a basic understanding of loans. You can confidently manage the borrowing environment by becoming familiar with the various loan kinds, their terms, interest rates, and the loan application and repayment processes. Before agreeing to any loan, keep in mind to compare lenders, take your needs and financial situation into account, and carefully read the loan agreement. With this information, you can make decisions that are in line with your financial objectives and guarantee a hassle-free borrowing experience.
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2023.05.24 07:04 cuntiee Scabs/Brown spots on Maltese’s back

Species: Dog, Age: 4yo, Sex: Female Neutered, Breed: Maltese, Body Weight: 8lbs, Location: Canada
Hi AskVet ! Last night I noticed on my Maltese’s back many brown spots or scabs on her skin under her fur.
I am not certain how recent they are as they are well hidden under her fur and I just randomly noticed last night.
They are not completely flat which is why I’m not sure if they’re scabs? They’re all over her back and only her back. She is not acting any differently nor do they seem itchy or painful.
I called her vet to take an emergency appointment and they asked me to email them photos which I did and they got back to me saying it doesn’t seem like anything serious and to just to reach back out if they get worse or if she seems bothered by them.
I still feel a bit uneasy about this so I thought maybe I could ask here if anyone would have an idea what this could be.
I posted an image of one of the spots in the comments section.
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2023.05.24 06:50 JumpRopesAndLove future friendships

i was around disordered people who had similar issues to me but in reality once im better and engaging in fields i like and things im interested in ill find all the people ill likely be best of friends with compared to my "friends" i used to have. anyone interesting and interested in anything i am is already doing the best they can at it and i would never meet them randomly on twitter or reddit obviously. ill make friends through my pursuits anything less is codependency and looking for comfort in numbers. i will not do that again. my friends are just a book, a song, a piece of code, or a class away. someone ill meet at a higher rank than i am now in rocket league, someone who makes YouTube videos or someone who streams. i will find people who i can actually healthily communicate and collaborate with, and itll feel more real than any of those friendships kept by comfort ever would have
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2023.05.24 06:45 ankita-raut Embedded Security Market Analysis, Key Players, Business Opportunities, Share, Trends, High Demand and Growth Forecast 2023-2029

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2023.05.24 06:03 Eddygara Check out some of the recent tree monitors enclosures we are assembling for our group of blue tree monitors!

Check out some of the recent tree monitors enclosures we are assembling for our group of blue tree monitors!
I honestly can't believe I get to do this for fun! Building enclosures for Blue Tree Monitors is not just a hobby, it's a passion and an immensely rewarding journey.
Every screw tightened, every branch fitted, every light adjusted - they all contribute to creating a sanctuary for these majestic creatures. And when I see them exploring their new homes, basking under the lights, or simply lounging on a branch, the hours of planning and labor become more than worth it. It's not just about creating a home for these beautiful monitors, but also about understanding their needs, studying their behavior, and replicating their natural habitat as closely as possible. It's about bringing a little piece of the wild into our urban spaces.
This is about 1 month in the making since we decided to overhaul the enclosures we built for them group of 8 blue tree monitors I can't wait to be finally finished and letting everyone relax some!
To all the fellow herp lovers out there, keep doing what you love, and remember - every small step contributes to a larger purpose. Here's to creating the best homes for our scaly friends! Drop a comment to share your most rewarding experience while working with your reptiles! Don't forget to like, share, and follow for more of our reptile adventures.
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2023.05.24 05:59 Electronic_Step9902 Ever seen a Mod...

  1. Break their own rules?
  2. Cancel content with a reasoning that doesn't match the purpose of both the subreddit/content?
  3. Fail to provide elaboration or guidance on how to get content approved?
  4. Take suspension/banning action without warning?
You came to the right place. Here we share all sorts of stories pertaining to poor moderation that occurs in Reddit however we can also make a home here for poor moderation that occurs in discord as well.
Community Rules: Don't gaslight, don't use unpleasant labels, don't form mobs and raid other subs.
Argument is fine, but just kindly keep in mind that other people will provide feedback for your own benefit, not to make you feel bad or good about yourself or your situation. If someone apologized and redacts their own statement, please do not escalate or rehash it.
Thanks and Welcome,
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2023.05.24 05:47 LewdFoxboy18 An introduction to me and my account.

Hello anyone that decides to look at this :}. I'm male and currently 20 years old. Just some random dork who is horny a lot and looks to be a pervert, I'm up for trying most things and my dm's are open. I'm straight but I do find most guys handsome, so feel free to dm as well. If your a seller or anything, please don't bother, I'm 100% broke and will laugh.
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2023.05.24 05:19 OpenChildhood8157 Should I switch career/country?

I'm a Civil Engineering graduate from Kerala. Oped for civil by process of elimination. It was either IT or civil and I rejected IT because of the 2008 recession and associated IT with no job security. Right after graduation I got campus placement in a Private Bank. I've been working here for 3.5 years now. Got promoted and is now around 9LPA. I don't think I want to work here anymore as I feel like I need a remote job. I need more freedom. So wise people of reddit, what skills do I need to learn to land a job that's more remote friendly and matches the pay I currently have? Work life balance is also important to me. I am ready to learn new skills, but can't resign my current job until I land a new one.
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2023.05.24 04:17 methheadfreestyle I (17m) need advice on moving out of a neglectful and abusive household

Basically what the title says in short. I (17m) have been living in a neglectful household for nearly all of my life. My mom is a heavy drinkesmoker who honestly couldn't care less about getting a job, and that has heavily impacted my life negatively (obviously). I honestly can count on my fingers with one hand the amount of times we've genuinely went grocery shopping and had food in the fridge.
Things have been so bad over the past decade that she has gotten us kicked out of houses and apartments more times than she has gone food shopping to keep me fed. I have a sister who is relatively successful as a nurse and who has taken me in from time to time, however, I don't believe I could go back to her because she believes I chose living with my mom over her. (Context: she moved to a different city and moving with her meant that I would probably have to change schools and leave the people I've known for years behind. Not like my mother would let me transfer to a school away from her control anyway). As of right now, my mom isn't even home and hasn't been in 2 days whereas I've been sitting here rotting away in a hot house in the middle of Florida without electricity or a working ac because of her refusal and inability to find a new place and move out at the request of the landlord.
In about 5 months I'll turn 18, and I'm thinking about moving out for college a few months after that, but I don't know where to start. I want to get a job, but I cant right now because we're in the process of moving again to god knows where and with god only knows who. I've been looking at the current situation of the economy, and the prices of apartments up for rent seem absolutely insane and impossible to afford compared to the wage we're expected to live off of without any experience or a degree. I've been honestly feeling down about this whole situation and am looking for some guidance. Am I really stuck here? Can I even afford to go to college with prices and inflation like this? The future just seems really bleak and I really want to hope for the best, but living a happy life away from my family and all the drama just seems so unattainable unless I wanna go homeless.
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2023.05.24 04:12 Admirable-Payment-95 Am I being dramatic

It's been about 5 years since I dated my ex boyfriend who was my very first love and the person whom essentially saw me accomplish a lot of things and I did the same for him. Looking back on our relationship, I think that is the most love I've ever felt and the most love I've ever given to someone. Our relationship ended and a couple months later he admitted the reason was because he had cheated and felt guilty about still being with me after what he'd done. I was extremely upset and heart broken and told myself I'd never speak to him again.
A couple days ago I was going through social media and out of curiosity decided to search him up and when I did, I found a post that talked about how he'd been shot and killed. He essentially was with his friends on a 4th of July when he was shot in his back and had to have surgery where they later told him he would potentially be able to walk again with therapy. As the days progressed there were supposed to reattach his stomach but some fluid had been coming out and he was told a second surgery would have to be done in order to remove the potentially deadly fluid in his stomach. Going through with the surgery there could be complications that could take his life and he chose to go through with it and ultimately died during the operation.
I immediately teared up and was just thinking about how unfair life is and how much he still had left to do but was now unable to. Not even that but thinking about the pain his family must have experienced made it worse. I know it's been such a long time since me and him talked but I can't help but feel guilty about not leaving one another on good terms. Despite everything I would have NEVER wished for this to happen to him or anyone. I feel like I am being dramatic but I am truly heartbroken because I know despite everything he was a very hard working and kind individual.
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2023.05.24 03:34 Substantial_Film_950 TSP savings targets by age

Anyone know the savings targets to hit for those with TSP as a multiple of salary or annual expenses for a range of ages?
I've seen stuff out there, but wanted it to factor in my retirement annuity and perhaps social (in)security.
That kind of thing would serve to kick me in the ass to do more allowing me to realize I fell behind.
Also curious to hear recommend percentage of gross income for retirement contributions.
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2023.05.24 03:24 I_demand_peanuts Can My Lifelong Issues Be Explained?

Hi. My mom left when I was a baby, and the man I was left with as a father has been emotionally neglectful for years. To be fair, but also beside the point, my mom admitted to me when we eventually reconnected a few years ago that she wasn't mentally well at the time of having me. Anyway, my dad was fine when I was a little kid, aside from the occasional spanking, and I don't remember him treating me poorly until later in my childhood. See, I could never get myself to do anything my dad asked when he asked. He always had to tell me to do a chore, even the simplest thing, and I would only do it begrudgingly once he resorted to yelling. To this day, my room is constantly a mess and it takes forever for me to do the dishes. I'm 27, by the way. I also developed a lot of poor study habits and a general disinterest in school up until high school, as well as displaying a lot of attention seeking behavior during class. Once I finally got a job as an adult 5 years ago, I was in an on-call position that required I call in ahead of time and give my availability. However, if I didn't call in, I wouldn't be called back for an assignment. I often took advantage of that and spent my time at home instead of earning my rent money.
So throughout the majority of my life, I avoided my responsibilities, didn't pay attention in school, and refused to put in even minimal effort until the last minute. Again, I'll be 30 in 3 years. What's with me, seriously? Every time I try to psych myself up and be productive, I either fall off the wagon pretty quickly or I don't even get on in the first place. And the funny thing is, I'm so goal-oriented and forward thinking. I love imagining my future. I always think about living a better life. But it's always the hardest thing on Earth to actually follow through. My chronic laziness, lack of will or motivation, whatever, is so bad that my relationship with my father is practically nonexistent. It doesn't help that he and his dad, who has always lived with us, are both the "bottle your emotions, suck it up" types. Hell, my dad considered me being in special ed for nearly 7 years to be a punishment! So once I reached a certain age, and to this day, whenever I cry, it's so isolating because I literally can't go to the two other family members in my house. Speaking of crying, I have always been so emotional. Not to mention, going back to the attention-seeking behavior, I occasionally cried on the bus ride home in high school because, after being annoying, I couldn't fathom why I was receiving all this negative attention.
My issue is that I know I am capable of doing what I always avoid doing. I've done my chores on time without having to be asked before. Despite being a morbidly obese T2 diabetic with reduced kidney function, I've been able to lose weight and form healthy eating habits. I just choose not to be consistent because putting in effort is harder than being glued to a screen, laying around in bed, and eating loads of crap because cooking takes time. Dude, I still can't even brush my teeth routinely. So now, I'm physically unhealthy, have an abysmal self-image & low confidence. I haven't had a (IMO) legit adult relationship (hell, I'm still a virgin), won't graduate university until I'm like 30, and don't even have a driver's license. Things that could ALL be changed for the better if I could just function as any other adult; hard-working, responsible, and productive. It has gotten so bad, just a few years ago, I considered taking myself out (don't worry mods, I am not at risk). Luckily my aunt, who has basically been like my surrogate mom, was able to help.
It is so frustrating and confusing to be the way I am. I just need a concrete, well explained answer to why I'm like this, and then, hopefully, I'll know how to fix the problem. I understand the value of hard work and being responsible. I hate that, unlike other people, whenever I don't want to do something, my brain makes sure that I don't. Why? Why me? Why do I have to be the odd one out that doesn't get with the program of societal expectations? Please, does anyone here have an educated guess or insight as to why I'm like this? Is it nature or nurture? Both? If it helps, I was born 3 weeks premature and my mom might've been using drugs during pregnancy.
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2023.05.24 03:18 Ok-Midnight-4448 2006 engine oil pan

I got my 2006 AWD inspected (getting basic repairs and maintenance done) and they highly recommended I get the VVT solenoid replaced because of the solenoid leak, which I am doing. In addition to that, they said the engine oil pan would have to be removed and replaced, which they quoted with parts and labor as $1,300. They said the oil pan could wait but I suggested I do it soon as it could start affecting my oil levels.
Not super car maintenance literate (most I can do is change something simple like a engine or cabin filter) but try to do maintenance regularly. Is this reasonable and/ or is this urgent? I just got this car.
130k miles and drive less than 3,500k miles a year
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2023.05.24 03:11 HelpfulComplex620 HOW CAN I IMPROVE MY LISTENING SKILLS?

Listening skills are an essential part of effective communication, both in personal and professional settings. Good listening skills can help you build strong relationships, better understand others’ perspectives, and avoid misunderstandings. However, many people struggle with listening, either due to distractions, lack of focus, or simply not knowing how to listen effectively. If you want to improve your listening skills, the following tips and techniques can help.
Give your full attention
One of the most important things you can do to improve your listening skills is to give your full attention to the speaker. This means putting away distractions like your phone, turning off the TV or radio, and focusing solely on the person speaking. Make eye contact, nod, and use other nonverbal cues to show that you’re engaged.
Practice active listening
Active listening is a technique that involves fully engaging with the speaker and responding appropriately. This includes paraphrasing what the speaker has said, asking clarifying questions, and providing feedback. Active listening can help you better understand the speaker’s perspective and ensure that you’re both on the same page.
Avoid interrupting
Interrupting the speaker can be frustrating and disrespectful. Instead of jumping in with your own ideas or opinions, wait until the speaker has finished talking before responding. This will show that you respect their perspective and are willing to listen to what they have to say.
Be patient
Sometimes, it takes time for the speaker to get their point across, especially if they’re struggling to express themselves. Rather than getting impatient or frustrated, try to be patient and let them speak at their own pace. This will help them feel more comfortable and supported, and may lead to a more productive conversation.
Focus on the message, not the speaker
It’s easy to get distracted by the way someone speaks or their physical appearance, but these things are often irrelevant to the message they’re trying to convey. Instead of focusing on the speaker, focus on the message they’re trying to communicate. This will help you better understand their perspective and avoid making assumptions based on superficial factors.
Practice empathy
Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of others. When you practice empathy, you’re better able to connect with the speaker and understand their perspective. This can help you build stronger relationships and avoid misunderstandings.
Stay open-minded
It’s easy to get stuck in your own beliefs and opinions, but staying open-minded can help you better understand others’ perspectives. Even if you don’t agree with what the speaker is saying, try to listen with an open mind and consider their perspective. This will help you avoid getting defensive and may lead to a more productive conversation.
Take notes
If you struggle to remember what someone has said, taking notes can be a helpful tool. This will help you stay engaged and focused, and can serve as a reference point later on. Just be sure to ask for permission before taking notes, as some people may find it distracting or intrusive.
Practice regularly
Improving your listening skills takes time and practice. Try to practice active listening whenever you can, whether it’s in a professional setting or in your personal life. The more you practice, the more natural it will become.
Seek feedback
If you’re not sure how well you’re listening, ask for feedback from others. This can help you identify areas of improvement and ensure that you’re effectively communicating with others.
Improving your listening skills requires effort and practice. By giving your full attention, practicing active listening, avoiding interruptions, being patient, focusing on the message, practicing empathy, staying open-minded, taking notes, practicing regularly, and seeking feedback, you can become a better listener and improve your communication skills.
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2023.05.24 03:02 Waste_Researcher3322 Help

I’ve been working out (not consistently but way more than I usually do) and eating less (dieting and calorie deficit) since last month since I’m going on vacation. Missed my period in April and now this month I’ve been spotting for the past 10 days non stop, sometimes bright red but mostly brown. (No other symptoms, no pain or cramping, no itching or burning, no foul smell, only smells like period blood) This has never happened to me before. What could be the reason? How do I stop the spotting? Is it normal to spot for this long? Worried about ovarian or cervical cancer. Had a clear PAP a year ago.
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2023.05.24 02:11 iwsfac Should I be entitled to assistance in paying the bill?

Long story short. I'm 25M, in CA and live with my dad (he) and stepmom (she). He built a studio and people rent the room now. I was against it since the beginning because of my dogs and reduced their space. However, I respect his decision because it's his house (my childhood home by the way). I pay the water, electricity, and internet. Then, my dogs, personal bills/expenses.
In regards to the studio's construction, I didn't invest/help in the making of it. Didn't like the idea, I respected his and just went on with the changes.
Now, during the summer in California, electricity usage skyrockets due to A/C usage. Resulting in a high bill. Typically, pay ~$100 any other time.
Last year, I asked for help on a electricity bill that was $500 and they refused.
Back to the situation. We are 4 people in the house. Another family member that comes and goes. Now we are 8 because the other family are three in total.
Usually, I wait until June to pass the $200 mark but with the extra people and both A/Cs going at the same time, usage goes up. Now, I'm expecting reaching July and passing $500.
It was not my idea to build a studio. Obviously, they pay rent so that money goes to my dad. But, I get shafted and pay the increasing costs of the electricity?
I brought it up to my stepmom a while ago and she told me to "just pay it" and giving excuses that "you don't take care of the electricity (you don't conserve)". I look at the pay period and it is from April 14 to May 11. If she was going to be petty, I was going to return it and said I was working and wasn't home 80% of the time, so how are these costs due to my "carelessness".
All I am asking for is assistance on paying a bill that now has people outside of my family affecting it. For an idea that I wasn't on board with. And I know that they either start helping me now or it will just be swept under the rug and I will be paying a huge bill for the upcoming months.
I told her that I will only pay half and I will be speaking to my dad on the subject later.
What do yall think? Should I be entitled to some assistance or because I didn't help in the making of the studio, I shouldn't be entitled?
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2023.05.24 02:02 Magiftw [NA] [Sargeras] (VoTI 3/8M, Aberrus 7/9H) (Friday/Saturday)

Sensual Seduction
US - Sargeras
Current Raid Time: Friday 9:30PM to 12:30 AM- Saturday 9:00PM - 12:00AM CT (Server Time)
Currently Recruiting:
High Need: Tank (Warrior-DPS, Boomkin, Enhance Shaman, and Mage) Also looking for Ranged DPS
(Abberus N 9/9 7/9 H) is looking for friendly/raiders who want to progress and have fun while doing it. We’re a relatively small guild, and we treat our guild members like family. We support each other in all of our WoW related endeavors, whenever possible. We’re excited about all the upcoming raid content, and we’re striving for Mythic content. We’re hungry, we’re ambitious, and we’re dedicated. We want to progress but need the bodies to make it happen! Even if you are just looking for a friendly guild look no further!
We do have some expectations though:
Be friendly. - We’re all adults, just have fun here. We love to joke around in discord between pulls. It gets pretty hilarious! We tend to get a little loud, but that’s all the fun when you are still progressing in content with friends.
Be punctual. - 87.5% raid attendance is our goal. We understand family and real life happens. At the end of the day we all pay to play this game and we ask you try you best to attend raid out of respect for the other members. We have a nice system in place to let us know your going to be out. This helps us with knowing we are short ranged, healers or etc.
Be ambitious. - Always be willing to learn and work hard. We all make mistakes. The best thing you can do is learn from that. Our goal is to progress but to have fun while doing it.
Be focused. - Raid time is raid time. Since we are smaller guild this xpac requires a lot more from us. We just ask to keep discord clear on fights other then that chat away. Raid leaders will let you know when we are pulling.
If you are interested please do not hesitate to add Ironthìghs our recruiting officer to Real ID, Cole#1560. We will get you in as a trial if everything works out. Provide us with the class/spec you’re interested in playing, and let me know what your expectations are from our guild. Our goal is to ensure that both parties are happy.
Contact Information
Cole#1560 for more information!
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2023.05.24 01:59 reallymkpunk 2015 Kia Soul O2 Bank 1, Sensor 2 Going Again, What to Do?

So last summer about 10 months ago my Bank 1 Sensor 1 went and got the check engine light on my 2015 Kia Soul for code PO130. After getting it replaced at my Kia dealership, this happened several times until they tried changing my Bank 1, Sensor 2 as for some reason it wouldn't register on my ODB2. For eight months, the only thing I had was cold starts. Now today I get these three Bank 1, Sensor 2 codes: PO136 (O2 Circuit malfunction in Bank 1, Sensor 2), PO141 (O2 Heater Circuit malfunction in Bank 1, Sensor 2) and PO420 (Catalyst operating below minimum threshold). I got a service appointment at the soonest with my Kia dealership but the soonest is June 12th (I'm guessing due to all the software fixes for Kia Boyz videos). I'm wondering if there is something else I should do. I went with Kia because they fixed the previous issue.
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2023.05.24 01:49 Ruth-Willi Sagittarius Horoscope Today May 24, 2023

Sagittarius Horoscope Today May 24, 2023 (
If you are single, then love may come to you and you will meet the person you have been searching for all your life. This person may have been attracted to you at a restaurant where you eat your favorite food. When you meet him, do not be cautious or shy, but act carefully and try to know some important things about this person before you become a victim of a failed relationship.

Sagittarius Horoscope Today – Love

Stop ignoring the lover’s feelings and express to him your true feelings towards him and your sincere love for him

Sagittarius Horoscope Today – Professional Life

Embracing new ideas for networking and connecting with your co-workers, take advantage of this time to see the positive and discard the negative from your life.

Sagittarius Horoscope Today – Health

Don’t be alarmed if you feel a little uncomfortable with a slight stomach ache
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2023.05.24 01:46 businessguru_terry Idea Brainstorming Sessions

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Brainstorming sessions are a great way to create new ideas using the collective thinking of a group or team. Over the years, people have leveraged brainstorming to generate valuable ideas and develop creative solutions to address problems. Brainstorming involves using your brain to storm problems with creative ideas and solutions.
Brainstorming generates solutions and helps train the brain to look at things in diverse ways. But it must be done correctly to get the most from brainstorming. Generating new, fresh ideas isn’t always easy. You can easily hit a wall or even become frustrated, especially if your job requires developing new ideas daily.
That is why idea brainstorming sessions are so important. When faced with problems, brainstorming sessions or idea exchange forums can be very helpful in developing new, creative ideas and solutions. These sessions and forums provide a favorable environment for critical thinking and analysis of problems.
But some idea brainstorming sessions are not as practical and productive. Attending a session where you feel your team did not achieve valuable anything would seem like a waste of time. But practical idea exchange sessions are revitalizing. Such brainstorming sessions have an atmosphere that allows people to think beyond their traditional or standard mindsets.
Below are some creative ways to improve the output of idea brainstorming sessions:
Brainstorming sessions with fewer members, like less than 10, are more effective. A small group ensures everyone gets a chance to participate in discussions. Also, include participants with different viewpoints and backgrounds to enhance creativity. Group members should appoint one person to record ideas discussed during the session. Ensure to choose a location that accommodates everyone.
Letting all members understand the problem at hand is always good practice. So, once members assemble, the session’s goal should be communicated. Any brainstorming session aims to develop creative and viable solutions to a problem. Many potential ideas give members more options to choose the perfect idea or solution.
An effective way to find a solution is to let participants take time as individuals to brainstorm ideas. Explain to participants that they can write down any potential idea no matter how impossible or strange it may seem. Having participants develop ideas individually ensures everyone participates in the process. Otherwise, it can be distracting at times as everyone tries to get a chance to share their ideas and also listen as others share their solutions.
Once everyone comes up with their ideas, members may assemble to share and discuss them. Set rules for the discussion, stating that participants cannot condemn or judge others’ ideas. Please keep the discussion focused on one idea at a time and allow participants to discuss what they like about the idea.
Toward the end of the idea brainstorming session, developing a plan for the next course of action is essential. The plan should be developed after all generated ideas have been shared and discussed. At this time, the perfect idea has already been identified. Further research about the final idea can be conducted to ensure the solution is achievable. If the solution proves viable, it should be implemented.
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