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cwang50LEVEL 59

Post by cwang50GOLD

THIS WEEK'S CHALLENGE 8/7/16 - 8/12/16 8PM SS time

Welcome, Welcome, to our next Vocal Creation Challenge. We try to have them every week (try being the operative word…lol) Thanks to those who participated in the last challenge. Below please find a list of songs for this week’s challenge. You are to choose at least 3 of the listed songs (however you can do as many as you like). Once you have recorded your version please post it locked (optional) to the thread and on Friday 8/12/16 @ 8pm Sing snap time unlocked (if locked) your songs which will be place on the playlist for our listening and commenting pleasure. You are to choose songs known or unknown and make them different from the original but still making it pleasure visit for the listener. Come make a Vocal Creation, and visit us often as we have such challenges every week. Tell a friend to tell a friend to come make a Vocal Creation…also tell them, if they are scared to sing outside the box, this is not the place for them…lol

Here is the link for those who wish to make a Vocal Creation>> http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?lastPage=9b1c6#last

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Got any ideas, we are looking for a logo for Vocal Creations and would like to solicit the sing snap family to help in this cause.

Sitting here thinking that we need a logo of sorts for VC, would love to be bombarded with innovation from our audience.... standing on the corner with my cup "PLEASE HELP"

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Vocal Creations = SINGING OUTSIDE THE BOX

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

In an effort to have a larger playlist, we are extending the challenge to next Friday and I will be sending out invites toward that end... if you would please tell a friend to come make a VC out of 3 of the songs from the challenge list or more...thanks

(Post songs here)
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?lastPage=9b1c6#last

Here are the challenge songs (Make a VC)…. Enjoy!

1. Night Nurse
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=bb1ca65a
2. I’ll meet you at midnight
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=b3188d02
3. In the sweet Bamboo (free)
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=b41730ea
4. Kiss it better
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=bd19f18a
5. Wasted Time
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=bc1c899a
6. I wish I was James Bond
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=b1113c7a
7. Just like Fire
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=b81d4a6a
8. Gilligan’s Island (free)
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=af1df12e
9. Part of your world (free)
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/record?song_id=b11a9a74

WeatherTheStormLEVEL 51

Reply by WeatherTheStormGOLD

Please do not continue to send out unsolicited emails on SingSnap. Myself and others do not like to be spammed. Thank you and have a good day

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Please do not continue to send out unsolicited emails on SingSnap. Myself and others do not like to be spammed. Thank you and have a good day WeatherTheStorm

lol.. wonder what was wrong with discard or disregard as it read>>> Just in case
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/b11a2c62?lastPage=9b1c6#last, then you came to say, you don't like to be spammed and clearly you see now that it is not a spam... so I take it you will discard and disregard.

BelgarttLEVEL 17

Reply by Belgartt

i'd love to do it, but i do not know any of the songs

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

i'd love to do it, but i do not know any of the songsBelgartt

To answer queries that might exist, such as "I do not know any of the songs"... please know that Vocal Creations is singing outside the box, and we purposely do not try to imitate the original. If fact, it is perferred not to know songs that one sings as that will ensure, you will not have any expectations, unless you go see how another did the song, then you will try to sound or imitate that person...lol

There are times when you will know a song from a challenge. Then, you are requested to attempt to make it different from the original (not an easy task), but still make it pleasing to the listener that they have an enjoyable experience. Not knowing is perferred by most (raising hand..lol). It is a barrel of fun to have a song presented with many different takes (imagine 7 or more takes from the same song and each are different) and that only happens in Vocal Creation, where we make new songs out of known and unknowns, as "it do what it do"

Questions?...lol.. ok come have some fun with us.... see you on the thread.

proudmary43LEVEL 53

Reply by proudmary43

Please do not continue to send out unsolicited emails on SingSnap. Myself and others do not like to be spammed. Thank you and have a good day WeatherTheStorm

lol.. wonder what was wrong with discard or disregard as it read>>> Just in case
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/b11a2c62?lastPage=9b1c6#last, then you came to say, you don't like to be spammed and clearly you see now that it is not a spam... so I take it you will discard and disregard.cwang50

I am dumb I guess but what is spamming

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

Please do not continue to send out unsolicited emails on SingSnap. Myself and others do not like to be spammed. Thank you and have a good day WeatherTheStorm

lol.. wonder what was wrong with discard or disregard as it read>>> Just in case
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/b11a2c62?lastPage=9b1c6#last, then you came to say, you don't like to be spammed and clearly you see now that it is not a spam... so I take it you will discard and disregard.cwang50

I am dumb I guess but what is spammingproudmary43

Spamming is not well defined here and on the internet it has different meanings. Here is the best I could find on Sing snap and it was under the "terms of use". One would have to use their imagination to say what I did was spamming, but then again everything is subject to another's interpretation.... if it was deem so in this case, I strongly disagree...lol (my interpretation)

*You agree not to transmit through the Service unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature.

So in any case, when you contact another snapper and provide a link, they have the option to click on it or not... in this case, the snapper choose to click on the link, then found it to be offensive and decided to voice dismay, instead of discard or disregard as was asked of them and offered apologies.... they also could have reported it to SS staff as harassment.

Many use this medium to ask others to join in their efforts and from reading it is very easy to see if there was intent of malice. In such case as above, when one is not interested, they should discard and disregard, or make a scene, either way, it is their choice.

I hope this help you MDF Mary in better understanding what and how a spam can be interpreted to be....lmaooooo.... again lil tiny kisses all over your face until we meet again....Me

I just click random names to ask and also known names to ask, so it is very possible that I might click that nic again in the future, in efforts toward a promotion, I don't even remember the nic witout going up or to pm to see.... so it is very likely they will get nudged again at point X lol"

proudmary43LEVEL 53

Reply by proudmary43

Then every person according to that person whoever invites him to a contest
is spamming[my interpretation]
There is sure a lot of us guilty of that.

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Then every person according to that person whoever invites him to a contest
is spamming
There is sure a lot of us guilty of that.

The majority that offer contest, challenges..etc... all are guilty.. perhaps ss should be close as it offers suggestions and such as well ahahahahahahahaha... as always.. it do what it do

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

We are looking for a logo banner, which one do you like or do you have a different one in mind??

.

Singing out the box Vocal Creations


avrilo

Edited reply by avriloGOLD

Hi Charlie,
I like the singing out of the box logo. I've been away from singsnap for a while but hope to hang out more now.

I respect the way you are working to keep this unique section of singsnap alive, and reaching out to snappers to join in.

Hope you are recovered and well.

avril

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

Hi Charlie,
I like the singing out of the box logo. I've been away from singsnap for a while but hope to hang out more now.

I respect the way you are working to keep this unique section of singsnap alive, and reaching out to snappers to join in.

Hope you are recovered and well.

avrilavrilo

well hello there sKranger...lol yes all is well on this end, I am about 90% and still moving toward full recovery...thanks very much for the visit, as you know VC is not a popular event, but it do what it do for the small community of which you are very much a part... I can remember recruiting you as well on the first leg of VC before we got deleted from inactivity... We have started over, and as relentless as ever in making Vocal Creations. If you have time go by the thread and make a VC out of one or more of the songs, but at any rate come visit over the weekend as the playlist will be up from a single icon...toodles.....

PS... I am saving my pennies as it is my intent to visit Ireland before I die, and I don't know why I have the yearning but I do and have had it for many years now.lol creepy huh? I have a green Tshirt that reads " 0% Irish" LMAOOOOOOOOO

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

#2 ANOTHER VOCAL CREATIONS ALAPHABET POEM COMPLETED

A. Another curtain has fallen, and starts the song and dance anew
B. Beneath the surface is the courage to succeed
C. Concealed from the baying crowd for banal familiarity
D. Despite the lamenting sounds of my selfish needs
E. Experiencing emerging emotions, expanding endlessly, effortlessly, as an effect.
F. Forever from unknowns, to knowns, to more unknowns, changing for a beginning.
G. Gone like the wind storm the day, but not the memories attached
H. Holding to personal reasons, I see myself starting this new song, a new dance
I. I see myself, I know myself, I embrace the next challenge.
J. Just in time to hear a new juke in sound, I brace for the vocal dance of joy
K. Knowing that the challenge awaits new directions, I turn inward for advice.
L. Listening and understanding the words brings out the true sound.
M. My mind yearns for new expansions, new directions, to chase excitedly.
N. Normal conventions, preconceptions and familiarities are cast aside.
O. Out with negatives, that attempt to control, to demand; that I stay with-in the boxed lines.
P. Preparations appears pointless, but promising in pleasure, when triumphs roar.
Q. Quests that yearned to be fulfilled, should be fulfilled, it will satisfy the hunger; yearn to be fulfilled.
R. Revelations are readily given in many ways, I choose to not sing expectations.
S. Sing with my heart and soul to create new and unique songs from old
T. Telling happy and sad stories from experiences gone and dreams to come
U. Upstaging our greatest past glories with new ones that shine ever brighter
V. Visions start to unfold revealing what the future has in store for me.
W. Wherever paths may leads, I will be there to sing songs that emotions brings.
X. Xenacious and eager to experiment with everything i possibly can to achieve my longings.
Y. Yes! Vocal creations is my challenge and calling
Z. Zoom! goes my mind, zigzagging from familiarity, zipping to independence of Vocal Creating.


THANKS EVERYBODY, A JOB WELL DONE

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

There is still time to make a VC if one chooses, we post the playlist tomorrow at 8pm SS time.

http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?page=9b1a8

proudmary43LEVEL 53

Reply by proudmary43

proudmary43

I'LL MEET YOU AT MIDNIGHT~SMOKIE
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/b792fad63

NIGHT NURSE~GREGORY ISAACS
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/bb8c3ef6b

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

proudmary43

I'LL MEET YOU AT MIDNIGHT~SMOKIE
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/b792fad63

NIGHT NURSE~GREGORY ISAACS
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/bb8c3ef6bproudmary43

Unlock now please

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

The list is made and anyone interested in hearing can visit the home thread and click the playlist link

http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?lastPage=9b1c6#last

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Be innovative and be a recruiter for a week (you can be a newbie and challenge an older head)

http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?lastPage=9b1c6#last

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

CHALLENGE FOR NEXT WEEK STARTS NOW AND ENDING ON 8/26/16

Here is the challenge for the next week: Your challenge is to go out in sing snap land and recruit at least one person to come and sing a song they don't know assigned by you. Ask them to lock their songs (optional) and on Friday of next week 8/26/16 we will converge on a playlist to listen to our new recruits. The catch is that you must sing the same song as the new VCer and have them assign you one as well, they will have at least 1 and you will have at least 2...Interested? Well that's the challenge for the entire week...now flyyyyyyy soarrrrrrr and come back with a newbie (can also be an old head that has not been around in a while)

Be innovative and be a recruiter for a week

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

We have to vote on the banner for VC and here are the choices:

#1


OR

#2

EVERYONE THAT VISIT OR CARE TO VOTE CAN WEIGH IN... PLEASE POST YOUR CHOICE AS IMAGE#1 OR #2 AND ON FRIDAY WE WILL TALLY THE VOTES AND THAT WILL BE THAT AND WE WILL HAVE OUR LOGO BY MAJORITY VOTE AND IT WILL BE FINAL... OK MAKE IT DO WHAT IT DO

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

OUR WINNER!!!!!!
#1

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Our next challenge:
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/c7b43804f

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

x

cwang50LEVEL 59

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X

cwang50LEVEL 59

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cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

x

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

Not long ago. we collectively completed the 2nd Vocal Creation Alphabet Poem. It turned out much better than the first and many participated in the finish product. A conversation was started suggesting we make the poem into a song and ways were offered that suggested how that could be accomplished. Hence our next challenge.

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

The songs are made and now unlocked... enjoy

MAKE THE VC POEM A SONG PLAYLIST


Should there be any more contributions for this week, please send me a pm that I add to the list..thanks

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

If you are one that have PalTalk, we also have a room on paltalk with the same name
Vocal Creations. I am there now, I have the room open for awhile, if you are lurking about and feel like visiting here is the link to get you there>>
http://www.paltalk.com/g2/group/927276698 I have never used the link and don't even know if it works, would be n ice to know, so if you used the link out of curiosity just to see if it works... let me know that it works or not... thanks

I'm thinking that the link transport you to the room, but you will not be able to stroll the halls of pal talk and if the room is not open, the link doesn't work... assuming...lol

Silky-SmoothLEVEL 43

Reply by Silky-Smooth

Get Here (Awesome version and vocals)
By QueenFee
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/b2904b893

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

your personal ticket and invite to come participate with us in VOCAL CREATIONS

http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/watchandlisten/play/baaad30a3

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

Last week challenge was extended until this Friday, so if time was one of the factors that kept you away... please feel free to have a go at the list, should time permits and we will see everyone this Friday...

It sure would be nice to see a few more come take the challenge.. but as always...it do what it do...lol

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

The wheel has taken its toll and 3 stepped up to take a spin. All songs are unlocked. ENJOY!!!

SPIN THE WHEEL FOR A SONG PLAYLIST



Should there be any more contributions for this week, please send me a pm that I add to the list..thanks
cwang50

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

SNAPPING A SNAPPER CHALLENGE

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

SNAPPING A SNAPPER CHALLENGE

Our next challenge is to snap another snapper. Snapping can be defined in many ways, depending on your mindset...lol One definition is forcing a song that was intended as a single into a duet. Another would be, adding harmony to a song that does not already have harmony, or even if it does. Some even call it blending in. Finally, If you like, you can define it as making a song do what it do, by joining the original singer in some creative way. Of course, you can add other defines as you see fit, but I'm sure anyone reading should get the gist. So this week challenge is to find someone on sing snap, past or present to sing (at least 1 song but you decide how many) with and post the locked link(optional) creation here and unlock on Friday @ 7pm SS time. Bring your A game and make a vocal creation with someone else. You don't have to say who it is, or post the song title, let the playlist speak for you, that will add excitement and be a fun mystery.

TO WIT:

Four have stepped up to the VC mic to take part in this week's challenge and defined what snapping is to them ENJOY!!!

SNAPPING A SNAPPER CHALLENGE PLAYLIST

Should there be any more contributions for this week, please send me a pm that I add to the list..thanks

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

THE SONG WRITER'S CHALLENGE

I was sitting under the pecan tree in the shade, wondering what could we do as a challenge, that would be fun and challenging at the same time, then it hit me. I thought about the challenge when we had to make a song out of the VC poem. Well We're not making another song out of a poem, but we are going to make a song(s). This week we are going to put our talents to use as song writers. Your mission this week, should you decide to partake, is to use the sing snap house band library of music and create a master piece to be presented for next Friday's playlist. Write your very own song and after you have finished this work of art post your locked (optional) link here >>>>>>> http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/forum/topic/ad17d836?page=a2166#reply_b578bc72e <<<<<<< and unlock it on Friday 10-28-16 @ 7pm Sing snap time(or before you retire for the 28th). What is/are your favorite genre? Here is the chance to show your stuff, make a Vocal Creation for us to cherish....Enjoy!!!

START HERE>>>>>>http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/record/houseband

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD


THE SONG WRITER'S CHALLENGE

DyeHardLEVEL 72

Reply by DyeHardGOLD

A New One. This one is Custom.
The Name Of This Song Is " Hamburger Steak, Holiday Inn "
There was no version of this song. So I had to make this beat wok.
I Hoe You Like it.
http://www.singsnap.com/karaoke/r/ba8ff1147
And please like my web page at
facebook.com/JerryDyeSongs

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

This is the day, we've been working toward and waiting for, as Vocal Creation Writers make their debut to the big VC stage and present their masterpiece(s). There is still time if you wish to either write a song for the challenge or post a song that you have wrote in the past from the Sing Snap House Band backing tracks....

Two ways to get on the playlist, which will be posted today @ 7pm SS time, if not before will be to (1) post the link to your song here or (2) post your link to my private messenger, this is the preferred way today that your song magically appear on the playlist.

It won't be long and I/we will be sitting back and listening to another round of challenges from VOCAL CREATIONS!!!!!

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Maybe it might be sooner than expected...how about NOW!!!!!!!! ENJOY

THE SONG WRITERS CHALLENGE

THE SONG WRITERS CHALLENGE PLAYLIST

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

THE DO A DEMO CHALLENGE

Going on now!!!! come see

cwang50LEVEL 59

Edited reply by cwang50GOLD

THE DO A DEMO CHALLENGE

CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE
PLAYLIST

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

The new challenge is up and running.... come and see

Going on now!!!! come see

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THIS WEEK'S TRANSLATION PLAYLIST

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There's time... send me yours by pm and I will add to the list

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

THINKING 101 (WTF Intangibles?)

I was asked “WTF Intangibles…. What are you talking about” I thought it was self-explanatory, is it not? It appears it is not, and after thinking about it critically, and in retrospect, once asked, I now see alternatives in thought, in acceptance and understanding of “WTF Intangibles”. When I say “we live in a tangible world, from an intangible perspective” I never once thought that anyone would have issues with that. Now I know that is not the case, so I will attempt to explain here in this post.
I have accepted for myself, from my lay understanding of the timeline from the singularity (the point when everything we know of at present; 2016, going backwards to the “big bang”) of what we know to be most probable from the stack of accumulated knowledge, to be evaluated, since our inception. From this perspective, I have learned and accepted, that there are two realms, one physical and one not physical. The physical is natural, meaning “it is” and until we know further, other than “it is”, we cannot add or take away from it, so it is all natural. A good example would be the air that we breath, we have come to know the components of it and it has been here way before us and without reason to be known (you must have evidence or wait, or make yourself content mentally) …. It is natural and can be measured, tested as being physical. Everything else, regardless of what it is, would be “intangible” (not real). When I say “everything”, I mean it literally. One example would be the word, “speak”. That word is an intangible, because of the compromised definition. The word itself has been given worth and purpose from Homo Sapiens, for our use compromised to purposes over time, but to explain what is happening physically, would end with the word “speak” that we have agreed to use to describe a physical action; it is an intangible, used to explain a tangible thing of vocal chords in action. Again, “we live in a tangible world, from an intangible perspective”. No one sits down and think this way, unless, they are thinking critically and on purpose, as we have (over time) created many short cuts, without questioning it, of things we do (eye blinking), say (screw that) or accept from social constructs and just plain ol living over time (the concept of time is an enemy to understanding). Knowing (or at least accepting) what I know to be most probable does not hinder me from partaking in or enjoying the intangible or tangible side of the realms. For example, “Thanks giving”, I understand how it came to be on the time line from prospective of an era, how it was inducted and moved to 2016. I can enjoy that without the deity assignments, because thinking critically, the deity would have to be accounted for and it cannot be without me making amends mentally. So, I enjoy being thankful for my intangibles and my tangibles, without adding or taking away from what is most probable. I am thankful to be alive and experiencing this mystery, I am thankful for the things that have made this clandestine enjoyable, sad and otherwise. I am thankful for my mental awakening of the universe and its awesomeness, that WE as a species of approx. 80k at least and 200k at approx. most, have just began to understand anything of this natural phenomenal. Also, when you think about TIME, how we made that intangible work for us…we slowed it down to a pause long enough to make an assignment to worth. I am very thankful for the chance to find something to give back to the world that has given me so much. My found purpose (for me), is to promote thinking and the data that we have and presently collecting to move us forward, from critical thinking, and that’s what I mean, when I respond to “WTF Intangibles…. What are you talking about” ? You can be creative and do a Paul Harvey thingy (those old enough) and say ‘NOW YOU KNOW THE REST OF THE STORY”. HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE!

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

The new challenge is up and running.... can you change a song from your familiarity?.........come and see

Going on now!!!! come see...IF YOU DARE

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

19 days to the big event for those who partake. Its the holiday season and the VCers of Vocal Creations would like to take this opportunity to say season greetings to everyone. For the remainder of this year (25 days) we will be contemplating the next VC contest that will launch the first part of 2017. We will be putting out notices all over SS so keep your eyes peeled for that event.

In the meantime, if there is anything you would like to say, sing, or post, please feel free to do so. Looking forward to spending another year on SS with my Sing Snap Family. Enjoy your holidays everyone

cwang50LEVEL 59

Reply by cwang50GOLD

Remember this>>>. Well I'm back into the hospital again. Went in Friday after noon to have a pain in the leg checked out and they kept me. It appears that I have a clot in the leg. There are complications that won't allow for traditional methods to be used. I am ready to go home. I'm optimistic that all will be over soon and I am once again at home recovering. Should there be anyone out there in SS land that is bored, you can come take my place and I will go do something else all together...lol

Turn out to be much more than rountine...they kept me and I am just returning back from a long stay in ICU. I had no idea, I had been there that long...lol...

Anyway, I am back and will most def have time on hand, it hurts to think....lol but I will power through. My Partners in crime "havingago" and miss willieI are working our 2017 VC contest and should have the outcome up and ready very soon....STAY TUNEcwang50

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