Power of Words
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The speech by Mohammed Qahtani, in the international Toastmaster competition finals 2015 in Las Vegas.

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A Grumbling Octopus Hides Out In A Giant Clam Shell
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Thanks to the Internet, we have been able to see the oceans of the world, and their inhabitants, like never before. Each day seems to bring with it new and fascinating videos of sea creatures that we've never seen before, doing things we couldn't even imagine. We've seen the colossal squid, great white sharks jumping and sea creatures that look like floating plastic bags. Now, we get to see a pretty familiar creature doing something that is definitely noteworthy: this octopus is stealing shells. But why?

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Here's How Being A Pessimist Can Actually Be Good For You
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We've all heard about the two kinds of people: those who see the glass as half full and those who see it as half empty. In the past, we've been taught that it's good to see it as half full, as that demonstrates optimism and positivity. Well, it turns out that this advice, while it might make us more pleasant people to be around, isn't the best for keeping us motivated in the long term. This video explains the dangers of falling into a cycle of optimism, and why it's important to see the glass as half empty every now and then.

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Grizzly Bear rolling down a hill at Denali National Park.
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They see me rollin....

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They Don't Need An Orchestra To Play Beethoven
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Beethoven's 5th Symphony is a powerful, incredibly complicated, piece of music. Traditionally the symphony features piccolo, flutes, oboes, clarinets, bassoons, trumpets, trombones, timpani and strings, in different tunings and configurations. Of course we here at Wimp aren't big on tradition, so today we bring you a version with considerably fewer instruments. Just three harmonicas to be exact.

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