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The fascination of bidding and playing a Grand Slam in Bridge is endless. So many aspire to be dealt a hand where they could stretch their bidding potential to the maximum and finally fulfil that glory of playing a Grand Slam in Bridge. Of course the stringent conditions laid down for a Grand Slam bid are pretty well known. Unless and until one is absolutely sure of 12 tricks and have the odds pretty well stacked in his favour for the possibility of extracting the 13th trick, no player of acumen will venture into an ambitious Grand Slam. This much is known to all that a Grand is never bid on a finesse because the ratio of success to failure becomes then pretty lopsided for you get a minus score in case of failure as against the sure plus score of a Little Slam which makes many Bridge players miss a Grand for fear of losing a Little Slam Bonus.

In his latest film, "Top Five," comedian Chris Rock takes the reins as a triple-threat director, writer and star, but once he assembled a cast of comic talent Rock said he was happy to just let them do what they do best. "The way I look at it is, it's my movie, but it's your part," said Rock, referring to comic heavyweights Cedric the Entertainer, Kevin Hart, Tracy Morgan and JB Smoove.
In her well-received debut memoir, "A Story Lately Told," Anjelica Huston described her upbringing in Ireland and London with her famous father, director John Huston, and dancer mother, Enrica Soma. Huston's follow-up, "Watch Me," picks up where she left off, trying to make a name for herself as an actress in 1970s Hollywood.
Austrian Oscar winner Christoph Waltz and Italian actress Monica Bellucci will star alongside Britain's Daniel Craig in the next James Bond film "Spectre", in a new outing promising a strong dose of 007 nostalgia. The movie - titled after a global criminal organisation featuring in the early Bond films - will be shot in Mexico City, Rome and Tangiers and will also see Britain's famous spy returning to the ski slopes, in Austria, director Sam Mendes said at Pinewood Studios outside London.
Few people know that Pakistan has the third largest population of Gray Ghost, also known as "Snow Leopards." The snow leopard is known as "Ghost cat" and "Gray Ghost" because of its secretive and introverted lifestyle. It prefers to hiding from people and other animals.
ImageShe's short, brunette, has an average body shape and can even be given cellulite and acne: the 'anti-Barbie' doll is ready to go on sale in the United States. The brainchild of 26-year-old graphic designer Nickolay Lamm, the "Lammily" doll will begin shipping with the sales pitch that "average is beautiful." Lamm said he came up with the idea after searching for a doll to buy as a gift and discovering that "all the dolls looked like supermodels."
Somewhere on the internet, there's a website showing inside people's homes. The problem is, one of those homes might be yours, if you haven't taken the right precautions with your networked cameras. A lot of people who use surveillance cameras and baby monitors either don't realise their devices automatically send images to the internet or they fail to take the proper precautions to prevent their distribution.
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