• Opinion | China is coming for American video games
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    Opinion | China is coming for American video games

    Fans of video games should pay heed to the fate of big Hollywood studios — which first ceded creative control to Chinese censors in pursuit of box-office gold and then found themselves floundering when China largely closed its borders to Hollywood products — as China’s government-allied businesses acquire a larger stake in the global gaming industry. It makes sense that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and its business affiliates would set their sights on video games. The overall size of the gaming market dwarfs that of the global box office. The largest player in this space is Tencent, “the world’s biggest game company.” The company’s first big purchase was Riot…

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  • From water sports and blissed-out beaches – go on your dream holiday in the American jewel of Florida Keys
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    From water sports and blissed-out beaches – go on your dream holiday in the American jewel of Florida Keys

    THE Florida Keys are a chain of stunning coral islands, all strung together by the 113-mile-long Overseas Highway, which whips down America’s southern coast into the Gulf of Mexico like a scorpion’s tail. Comprised of five unique districts – Key West, Big  Pine and the Lower Keys, Marathon, Islamorada, and Key Largo – the Keys are a true American jewel. 8 Away from the theme parks, Picture Director Alan Gittos soaks up adventure, great food and the good life in the glorious Florida KeysCredit: Getty Images 8 Bikes are a great way to explore the Keys but do it in style by hiring a Baja Fat Tire – ideal for…

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    Geiser: Hunt the shorelines for American bullfrogs | Outdoor Sports

    All ages can enjoy frog hunting. Consider taking your kids out to try frog hunting — they’ll love catching frogs as much as you do. Those of us that live west of U.S. Highway 81, can hunt bullfrogs year-round with no minimum length limit. Photo courtesy of NGPC By Julie Geiser Outdoor columnist / NGPC August is the month most folks consider bullfrog season and frog hunters that live west of Highway 81 have already been in the field to harvest American bullfrogs. Those of us that live west of U.S. Highway 81 that passes through York, can hunt bullfrogs year-round with no minimum length limit. For those chasing bullfrogs…

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