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no on financial. reason we do you know it's sad to go somewhere every day and see more money and probably shoot times to see me everything the waves the wind i have to give something back to me and i can apply nj to miss him too many of us are. white waves surfers fighting against unseen pollution. starting january seventh on g.w. . greetings from berlin and a warm welcome to our latest addition all lined up and power packed with the following top stories. pure energy swiss music machine d.j.
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bobo turns fifty. sureness down the new illustrated book revives one nine hundred twenty s. berlin. and future technology an italian robot and his or its watercolor masterpieces. but he's been filling stadiums all across europe for twenty five years now has sold more than fifteen million records with countless of them going gold and platinum and despite all of that d.j. bobo says that he really can't sing very well at all all this was musician is probably most famous for his legendary dance moves which you can see here and he's taken a fair bit of flak over the years and yet his millions of fans do the main trouville on friday d.j. bobo turns fifty years old and on stage at least he can still give many younger performers a run for their money. such
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. d.j. bobo stages a show for all the senses as five million concert goers around the world can testify. live. tickets to see this with sensation sell for up to one hundred fifty euros now d.j. bobo is turning fifty. or give it to the orchestra see fifty looks strangely enough you slow down a bit in ten fifty dollars if everything gets a bit more relaxed noticed i was on the go constantly for the first fifty years and i can imagine my body and mind now will tell me to take things a bit easier these shingles shaw i don't fall into the big side so. d.j. bobo was born of a need bottom line on january fifth two thousand nine hundred sixty eight he
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trained to be a baker but in the one nine hundred eighty s. his career took off when he won a swiss show dance contest. to. write. he also began working as a d.j. . back. soon he began to produce his own songs his breakthrough came in one thousand nine hundred two with somebody dance with me. a string of hits followed d.j. bobo became one of the top names in euro dance mixing techno and house with rap and pop choruses it was one of these sounds have been one nine hundred ninety s. . into out below.
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the also landed hits with a cover version clint he kicked off this. did charge small when i never thought i'd be in the chunks clar i wanted to make music and fill dance till it's when i started out as d.j. vocal teach a whole. or does it i never imagine it's putting on gigantic shows and huge arenas to see me smile on their butts. the day the fly to la bureau dance slowly faded away and many of its stars disappears but d.j. bobo remain. handy celebrated his twenty fifth stage jubilee with his mr oriel tour. i. led d.j.
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bobo's live shows always have a story to tell and are very elaborate the important thing is finding the right mix of new songs and old. friend of the all things all score when you perform old songs there's more emotional connection with the audience because they have grown up with the songs and also that's the difference from the new songs i play that i know that many people fell in love with my musical in one thousand nine hundred fifty to mention in the noise the fact that they're still with me today makes me very proud do you know it enough to also smoking cigarettes i try to like address d.j. bobo's last album was released in two thousand and sixteen she's a woman went to number five in the swiss charts the beautiful to date musician and entertainer is sold fifteen million records worldwide and the father of two keeps his private life separate from his career but that doesn't mean his heart isn't in his music but. a. song.
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is tied. to the oxygen of folks who have been alive it is not enough to hope for success you will need passion hard work and of course a bit of luck. you can be both successful and happy before that's the dream of every artist you can still. go. ahead fifty d.j. bobo is still pursuing is musical dreams but franz will have to wait patiently for his next tour it's not scheduled to kick off until april twenty ninth. i. was. i am he certainly living proof that we all need to dance much much more all dancing till
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you drop has a long tradition here in berlin and not only is the city nightlife a major draw for tourists today but already nearly a century ago in the golden twenties the german capital was party and depository central that was the time of the weimar republic from the end of world war one until the nazis came to power in one nine hundred thirty three and now a brand new coffee table book takes us back to that heady time of great excesses and great suffering in lovingly illustrated images. illustrator sniffled has visited the legendary scenes of the roaring twenty's in berlin and captured them in his work. back then berlin was europe's fun capital. from seed and believe. i did a lot of research in berlin but it was mostly in libraries and archives flew from a truck to form an image of bin laden based on photos book couples magazines and
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newspapers has a lot of course i also crisscrossed the city for instance passing through brandenburg gate and thinking wow the great thing about berlin is you can feel the history wherever you go your sister. has made history come alive again in seven hundred sixty five illustrations his work entitled night falls on berlin in the roaring twenty's depicts the big city lights dancers backstage and performing at the city's famous cabaret venues. the mood in the metropolis is one of sinful pleasure nippled work for five years together with the writer. to recreate this last era. but minds i think trying to capture the atmosphere from back that far from the parting of my drawing star it was great fun exploring that visually how should the standards. of the. one nine hundred twenty s.
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berlin is featured both in the accompanying exhibition to the book and in film. the t.v. series babylon berlin enjoys a world wide success. of us with a. big me up going on. i think interest has continued because these things are simply still valid within and sponsored by what was important and fashionable in the nineteen twenty s of things people read and watch are still a gentleman and so when you see the films from the period they have an unbelievable energy in the months it still goes silent films simply blow you away. in the book it's the text by boris paul phyla and the illustrations by will that bring one thousand nine hundred twenty s. berlin alive again it comes with an accompanying music cd. but the one nine hundred
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twenty s. weren't just about hedonism this was an era of sweeping change in many respects. politics. work. poverty. sports. and function you stop this i don't see. the roaring twenty's were only a golden age in the city for one specific group through to most other people there were very dark difficult years most people had no social support network and didn't really have much to laugh about it still night life was extremely important extinguished. by the first time the stars of this decade were women people like actress money de trace and dancer josephine baker. night falls on berlin pays homage to female pioneers such as t.f. on hubble one of the most successful women in the film business. about whose mental acrobatics astonished cabaret audiences. of course i think there
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were really great authors and orders both men and women got to. import i are a lot of female protagonist zipper i think about all the. significant things. but gotten as good as a very modern and more to on that side. the black and white illustrations depict the contradictions of a time when people partied even though the. nightmare of the third device was quickly approaching. me side by side the arrow was extremely glamorous but also sinister people were dancing on the edge of an abyss or a volcano in the book i really gets that across the company in books etc to be about the kid officers if this is the graphic elements are really something that is unique this guy can really draw and i think the hard black and white lines of the drawings capture the mood very clearly of the guns guns caught on film so it's
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a fall because i know that this is my insta i like drawing in black and white stock moves in the shading and contrast a part of my style well but i also think that fits perfectly with the age that's because this was a time of contrasts five accomplish that there was glamour there and there was mystery what i thought of. the city of sweeping change poised on the brink of a catastrophe in the one nine hundred twenty s. . such a fascinating time never get bored of it and for a look at what else was making headlines on this day in europe here's a grab bag of the other culture news. spain's former king juan carlos turns eighty this friday the next monarch who still bears the honorary title king reigned for thirty nine years until you i'm decatur in favor of his son philippe. one carlos is a central figure in spanish is straight he was born in exile in rome.
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spanish dictator franco named him a successor and he ascended to the strand his throne in one nine hundred seventy five at the age of thirty eight. the young king did what no one expected taking spain on the path to democracy the former king now lives as a private citizen. people in denmark. found it interesting solution to the housing shortage revamp shipping containers to danish entrepreneurs have turned the metal cubes into stylish student apartments and at the beginning of the year the first sixteen students moved into their new twenty square meter homes in copenhagen a total of two thousand container apartments for students are planned for the danish capital. australian actress cate blanchett will have the honor of presenting the golden palm award this year's cannes film festival over
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the years the forty eight year old has had various roles at the festival on the coaches or from eights to the nineteenth twenty eight jean she'll be the president of the jury the two time oscar winner is strongly committed to fighting sexism in the film industry. it's something we hear all the time these days the role of robots in our daily lives and to what extent they might just make us all all salit and the burning question will they ever be are true equals on an emotional level and for instance even produce something like true art well at the university of fiesta in northern italy it looks like the answer just might be yes as one robot there is currently making headlines with striking watercolor paintings a busker as he's called has already had a role in a science fiction theater play in milan and so we went to tree s. to meet up with this multi-talented machine.
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he paints kyla slaven producing a whole series of pictures every day. is the world's first robot to make it works. our local enough from the university of tree estimates really developed this machine with an artistic streak in twenty fifteen. not feeling well you know the style we're trying to adopt in many of our artworks and it also depends on the subjects we're painting just recently is done to reproduce the hand of an artist or the typical style of a watercolor painting we lost the ability because you know what it is that. you know seem to know we want to combine some of these elements with styles that can be introduced in the algorithm in an artificial way that creating a new style creating a new present aural stacia could be understood in war. does need
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human help the robot may be able to paint on its own but it can't decide which papers are paints to use. a newly developed algorithm ensures that no two pictures are the same just as with human made artworks everybody is an original. thought in to do or it seem to mean the we want to introduce random elements in our works so they would be seen as they're not as realistic paintings. release them but is pieces that derives from the movement of an artist made of flesh and you do not these think of. the days still certainly far off when machines will be able to paint mike castle. still needs help even to sign his works but each new version of the algorithm refines his technique with hundreds of bach works to its
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credit the robot from tree yes this sure to creates a stir with his first exhibition. want to know more about european lifestyle and culture visit euro max on facebook. you'll find highlights from our programs. three hundred sixty degree videos of the most beautiful places in europe and snapshots taken by our reporters take an exclusive look behind. in the scenes at how the programme is produced and follow us on facebook live. we love it when fans visit our facebook page and give us their feedback visit d w euro max on facebook. of one of your new year's resolutions is to get a bit of order into your house then today's d.i.y. might just be the thing our d.i.y. expert sorry hansen will show you how to make a cool bulletin board all the better to tidy up all those profiles bits and pieces .
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hi my name. things. today i will show you how to make. stuff you might. need a square photo frame twenty five twenty five centimeters and five centimeters deep you'll need plenty of bottle you can order them online various paints are uses chalk paints because they're opaque and dry quickly. glue and a hammer and a nail. first arrange the corks in your photo. sorry used rose for a total of sixty four. it's easier to arrange the rows of the corks are all the
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same size. once you filled the frame with you can take out a few paint them. sorry used three different colors. while the paint dry mount the other corks in the frame with the hot glue. painted corks have also dried fill the gaps in the frame by mounting them using a. hammer a nail in the wall and hang your finished bulletin board on it and things on it as you like. if you. the birds were brought in and saved you can use other frames that fit that
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say. interior design at its best check out our you tube channel interior design stunning design ideas spectacular buildings and d.i.y. tutorials on home decoration we'll take you inside the most beautiful european homes show you the latest in furniture fabrics and accessories subscribe and don't miss out see you on you tube. europe is famous for its stunning mountain landscapes but as you'll see in this next report you don't have to go to the alps or even as far as the pyrenees to find them poland also has plenty of snow and winter sports facilities to offer in so for today's episode of our series we thought we'd take a trip to the resort of pani to check out how people there and joy the snowy season .
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the high tide trust pollens highest mountain range are also home to its highest town zach opana some ninety kilometers south of krakow. tourists head to the region for winter sports international skiing competitions are often held here zac opana is often referred to as poland's winter capital. this is coupon street which runs through the center of town its distinctive mix of bars restaurants boutiques and souvenir shops makes it popular with both tourists and local residents. stock up on the. street is great you can see the mountains from here a great atmosphere they really like this i love this town and it's really like with . everything. it's really beautiful and i know it's special in. a good way to see the local countryside is to take a ride in
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a horse translate this means of travel is popular in the region during the cold season the augustine know which family has traveled about four hundred kilometers to spend their winter vacation here. calling the country we wanted to see every corner of this region about so that's why we decided to take one of these plays to go skiing to this is our first time here and we think it's great we'll be back for sure trish and. the driver where is home made woman gators plus a bubble had made of sheepskin like all of his colleagues it can get pretty windy out here. this is the southern part of the touchdown range. with little going on as an altitude of one thousand meters see that mountain over there it's in slovakia.
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back to coupon streets where horse drawn sleighs make way for horse drawn carriages there are a fun and traditional way to see the city with its unique architectural style. there are small wooden villas with pointed roofs a number of gables and ornamental decorations. this is the villa which was built at the end of the nineteenth century now it houses a museum of local architecture the residence of zack opana take pride in their local traditions. in the old days we used animals to haul coal and wood. animals have always been really important to us started out my grandfather and great grandfather and horses if i do too but not that i use days the horses are only used our tourism but our drivers clothes haven't changed much. the sleigh still look the same to the horses can
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pull up to eight passengers at a time. the roads here have lots of curves which isn't unusual for mountainous regions this part of the country also gets a lot of snow and that makes horse drawn sleighs an ideal means of transport just as the augustine family. do not seem to be at first i was really surprised at how narrow these mountain roads are so i also know it's tough to get to some places. things didn't turn out like i thought they would on our first day here our car got stuck life is different here so yeah it's. not that. many of the local residents have been dealing with travelling in still way conditions all their lives so they know what they're doing. it gets busy on crew puckey street after sundown the bars restaurants and. pleasant places to eat drink and get warm.
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take the cash my for example. the local residents clearly enjoy their folklore traditions. the music and the vocals are unique to this region the local dialects can be a little difficult for outsiders to understand. up to three million people a year visit. to enjoy the unique atmosphere of this polish mountain region. and on that note it is time for us to sign off so we hope you enjoy the show and until next time all the best from us here in berlin and.
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more of a. discovery. video and audio podcast and language courses. in the d w media center at media center dung d w dot com. maggie has no children which makes her feel worthless and incomplete. in a society that expects them to be her children this is a burden many married yet childless women in niger suffer from. a wife is only fully accepted upon motherhood. a very personal film about the suffering of childless women in niger. through blistery starting january fourteenth on d. w. . hijacking the news. we're arguing from
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the news being hijacked journalism itself has become the script is reality show it's not just good versus evil aspersions them black and white. in countries like russia china turkey people are told it's that simple and if you're a journalist there and you try to get beyond that you are seeing scare tactics intimidation. and i wonder is that where we're headed newsworld. my responsibility as a journalist is to get beyond the smoke and mirrors it's not just about the fear and balance or being neutral it's about being true. when he was putting golf and i work in detail.
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this is the day we do use live from berlin a worrying message for the german chancellor a new survey shows most voters don't want another coalition of on the americans conservatives and the old social democrat partners and makes uncomfortable reading ahead of talks between the parties also coming up michael will bombshell book fire .


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