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This French Bookstore Makes Customers Part of the Books!
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A Musical Treat: The Evolution of Music!
Pentatonix is an active group of talented vocalists, who, with their very unique voices, create some of the most original a cappella music to be found anywhere on the internet. This medley spans an entire millennium of music, starting in the 11th Century and ending in the present day.
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Take a Romantic Stroll Through the French Gardens of Love...
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Make French Hot Chocolate At Home With This Easy Recipe
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Watch This Pianist Explain Musical History, Musically!
They say that reading about music is like dancing about architecture, and that's probably why pianist Grant Woolard decided to 'play' the history of classical music for us.
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A Musical Genius Is Made!
This puppet is not only an amazing performer, but also clearly a musical genius! Clap your hands to the most talented puppet in show business! A Musical Genius Is Made! art, funny, music, puppet This puppet is not only an amazing performer, but also clearly a musical genius!
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Joke: Russian, French or English?
Joke: Adam and Eve's Nationality joke A Brit, a Frenchman and a Russian are viewing a painting of Adam and Eve frolicking in the Garden of Eden.
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Why French toast, of course. Not only is this recipe decadent and indulgent, but it's also quite easy to prepare. Make this mouthwatering French toast for your sweetheart and family, and you'll steal their heart, guaranteed! This Celebrity Chef's Take on French Toast Is SO Yummy!
Joke: The Graveyard Music
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