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Break-Ups Don’t Have to Leave You Broken | Gary Lewandowski | TEDxNavesink
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Break-Ups Don’t Have to Leave You Broken | Gary Lewandowski | TEDxNavesink

Translator: Ailie McCorkindale “So, we need to talk.” Hearing those four simple words from your relationship partner never feels good. Your heart sinks, palpitates, your stomach flutters, your palms get sweaty because it’s never, “We need to talk about what

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Think Fast. Talk Smart | Matt Abrahams | TEDxMontaVistaHighSchool
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Think Fast. Talk Smart | Matt Abrahams | TEDxMontaVistaHighSchool

Translator: David Hsu Reviewer: Mirjana Čutura People hate me. People fear me. You see, I’m a communication professor. And these people who fear me and hate me are some of the brightest, most creative, most entrepreneurial people I know. I

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Why I’m done trying to be “man enough” | Justin Baldoni
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Why I’m done trying to be “man enough” | Justin Baldoni

As an actor, I get scripts and it’s my job to stay on script, to say my lines and bring to life a character that someone else wrote. Over the course of my career, I’ve had the great honor playing

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Esther the Wonder Pig | Steve Jenkins & Derek Walter | TEDxStLawrenceCollege
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Esther the Wonder Pig | Steve Jenkins & Derek Walter | TEDxStLawrenceCollege

Translator: Katrin R. Reviewer: Zsófia Herczeg Derek Walter: Why would you change your entire life for a pig? That’s something that we get asked all the time. I was a professional magician, so I went to work pulling rabbits out

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How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege
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How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

Translator: Alice Spangaro Reviewer: Queenie Lee Jocelyn Swigger: Let’s talk about how you translate something like that into something like this. (Music: Chopin “Étude Op. 25, No. 2, in F minor”) The two questions that I get asked most often

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Young Women, Narcissism and the Selfie Phenomenon | Mary McGill | TEDxGalway
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Young Women, Narcissism and the Selfie Phenomenon | Mary McGill | TEDxGalway

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Mile Živković Whenever I tell people that I am researching the selfie phenomenon, two things happen. First of all, they’re not impressed. “Why would anyone research the selfie?” they say. “Surely it’s just a digital cesspool

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How to Achieve Your Most Ambitious Goals | Stephen Duneier | TEDxTucson
Brené Brown Shows You How To “Brave the Wilderness”