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The Turnaround

The Turnaround

by George Pelecanos

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Sunday, 12 July, 2009, 12:00am

e-pal: united states

Connecting with teens around the world

Name Kyle Kankonde

Age 18

City Washington DC

Star sign Aquarius

Americans are very patriotic, and on Independence Day, everyone gets together to watch fireworks over the National Mall. We tend to be pretty motivated, accepting and fun, and find ways to follow our hearts.

9 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Council's English as good as its geography

Remember our geographically challenged friends at the Hong Kong Productivity Council? The ones who charged a group of members HK$19,000 apiece for an excursion to a conference in Washington DC . . . then found out too late it was actually being held in Seattle, Washington?

12 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

STAR TV wins design accolades

STAR TV's creative team has won nine of the industry's top accolades for television design excellence at the Broadcast Design Association's 17th annual awards in Washington DC.

Chosen from among more than 3,000 entries, STAR TV's designs claimed two gold, four silver and three bronze awards.

The Channel [V] symbol was honoured as the best international logo.

28 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Belittled by a big comparison

WHO says scientists don't have a sense of humour? Over drinks the other night with an egghead from the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC, we listened with interest as he recounted his research into the love life of elephants.

30 Dec 1993 - 12:00am