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How Pawn Shops Make Money; Mike Tyson’s Return

By Christopher Cruise
20 May, 2012
CHRISTOPHER CRUISE: Welcome to THIS IS AMERICA in VOA Special English. I’m Christopher Cruise.

JUNE SIMMS: And I’m June Simms. This week, we tell you about pawn shops and the people who own them – pawnbrokers. We also tell about former boxing champion Mike Tyson and his recent one-man show.

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The Truth: Public School Vs. Homeschool

by Moriah Elizabeth
7 months ago105,292 views
Hey guys! It has been a while since I have done a skit like this, so I thought I might as well get back into it :)
I was actually homeschooled from 2nd to 8th grade and then went to a public high school. In my experience, the two kind of balance out as far as benefits and disadvantages. I am glad that I was able to experience both. So, this is just a little skit that plays on some of the many differences.

A Bite of China

by CCTV Variety Official Channel
1 year ago87,732 views
There are many TV programs on Chinese cuisines,but few are like A Bite of China.The latest seven-part high-definition documentary offers insights into the geographical,historical and cultural dimensions of what Chinese eat.
Filled with mouthwatering images of food ranging from haute cuisine to local delicacies,the docu captures the beautiful and refined process of food-making.The program is sure to attract both food buffs and ordinary audiences.
The bonus is,the show is not only about dishes.Every episode will highlight different people,who will tell stories about their adventures with food.
A Bite of China