Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:05:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aergia-The-Android-controlled-TV-Remote/
Aergia: Android controlled TV Remote(with Speech Recognition) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/AL5I/HXW3647K/FT6AL5IHXW3647K.SMALL.jpg Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves Have you ever faced this situation while sitting on your favorite spot on the couch or recliner, comfortably watching your favorite TV program? You're snugly tucked under the blanket, the air conditioning is pleasantly cool, the sun outside is shining it's delicate warm golden rays on the closed win...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:54:56 PDT
Digital Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Zoetrope/
Digital Zoetrope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/0OGJ/HXTKIXHX/FON0OGJHXTKIXHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/0OGJ/HXTKIXHX/FON0OGJHXTKIXHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/0OGJ/HXTKIXHX/FON0OGJHXTKIXHX.SMALL.jpg sholtob A zoetrope is a mechanical device that animates a series of pictures by spinning them fast enough that the images appear to merge together and move, My digital zoetrope works on a similar principal, by flashing the LEDs while they are spinning it is possible to display text, patterns and possible ev...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:23:35 PDT
Infinity Mirror Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:36:18 PDT
Arduino based Bi-color LED Matrix Audio Spectrum Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Bi-color-LED-Matrix-Audio-Spectrum-V/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 08:57:25 PDT
Laser Cut Sphere-O-Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Sphere-O-Bot/
Laser Cut Sphere-O-Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/A5PY/HXLD7FDI/FMSA5PYHXLD7FDI.SMALL.jpg juanifico The Sphere-O-Bot is a simple 2 axis CNC machine that can draw on most spherical surfaces. You can use it to decorate ping pong balls or eggs.This design is based on the 3D printable Sphere-O-Bot. By building your Sphere-O-Bot using a laser cutter, you can achieve a clean look while also reducing the...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:05:55 PDT
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator http://www.instructables.com/id/iOS-Controlled-Arduino-waveform-generator/
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SMALL.jpg Annikken This waveform generator is based on the work by Amanda Ghassaei. Waveform generators (or function generators) are used for testing and debugging circuits. e.g. frequency response of op amp or sensors. This waveform generator is powered by Arduino with Annikken Andee shield - a device that lets users...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:26:13 PDT
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Kaleiduino-An-Battery-Powered-Arduino-LED-Kaleidos/
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PEPD/HXII3P29/FIXPEPDHXII3P29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PEPD/HXII3P29/FIXPEPDHXII3P29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/PEPD/HXII3P29/FIXPEPDHXII3P29.SMALL.jpg TannyPB Hello everyone, and welcome to my Instructable! This instructable will show you how I made the first ever DIY Arduino controlled "LED Kaleidoscope"! What is an LED kaleidoscope? Well, our traditional kaleidoscopes used 3 mirrors joined as a triangle with stuff like sequins and stolen cake decoration...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:08:30 PDT
Say Hello with My Roommate Mouse with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-My-Roommate-Mouse/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 19:24:55 PDT
Cheap wireless transmission between two Arduinos with Infrared http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-wireless-transmission-between-two-Arduinos-w/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:52:58 PDT
Brain Wave Drawing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Brain-Wave-Drawing-Machine/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 13:42:11 PDT
Arduino MIDI Bass Pedals http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MIDI-Bass-Pedals/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 11:21:41 PDT
DIY bike tachometer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-bike-tachometer/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 08:13:10 PDT
Critter Twitter Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Critter-Twitter-Trap/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 20:02:51 PDT
Arduino Mega Audio File logging http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mega-Audio-File-logging/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 17:27:20 PDT
Arduino Chandelier from Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Chandelier-from-Jars/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 16:40:31 PDT
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-FPV-RC-Tank-V2-2km-RANGE-upgrade/
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/PTJ8/HX5H6K3R/FXGPTJ8HX5H6K3R.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Lets build An FPV tank that could be controlled within 2 kilometers! With the help of my best friend ASCAS I was able to borrow his old parts for this updated version. Ok So Roverbot version 2 is a highly educational Arduino based ATV-drone. It's simple to make, easy to program and is a great starte...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 07:16:44 PDT
LED Shoulder Pads http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shoulder-Pads/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:18:25 PDT
littleGoal: World Cup Match Notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/littleGoal-World-Cup-Match-Notifier/
littleGoal: World Cup Match Notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/GBVI/HX1WARSV/FB4GBVIHX1WARSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/GBVI/HX1WARSV/FB4GBVIHX1WARSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/GBVI/HX1WARSV/FB4GBVIHX1WARSV.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace [ This Instructable was made at the Taipei Hackerspace littleBits Instructables Build Night. ]Can't watch the World Cup football games, but want to know when important game events (ie. goals) happen? Then littleGoal is for you!The littleGoal setup will monitor the game's progress, and alert you via ...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:09:20 PDT
Arduino Controlled Lighthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Lighthouse/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:13:10 PDT
Arduino All-In-One Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-All-In-One-Remote/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:06:08 PDT
Desktop Fist Bumper http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Fist-Bumper/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:56:53 PDT
Build your own 4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-4x4x4-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 13:49:14 PDT
Make your own TV ambilight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-TV-ambilight-using-Arduino/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 14:29:38 PST
Conversational Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Conversational-Gloves/
Conversational Gloves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/ZI49/HWNUHPDA/FE9ZI49HWNUHPDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/ZI49/HWNUHPDA/FE9ZI49HWNUHPDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/ZI49/HWNUHPDA/FE9ZI49HWNUHPDA.SMALL.jpg rachel_yalisove This is what came out of my attempt at combining some of my favorite tools and themes...Grasshopper, 3D printing, kinetic motion, and linguistics. I put these gloves on my friends, asked them to tell me a story, and used Grasshopper to record the data from their hand gestures. While these gloves ar...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 19:54:27 PDT
125 KHz RFID OPERATED DEADBOLT http://www.instructables.com/id/125-KHz-RFID-OPERATED-DEADBOLT/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 17:33:00 PDT
Bass Master 3000 Carnival Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-Master-3000/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 20:56:58 PDT
Rubik's Cube Solver http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubiks-Cube-Solver/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:59:09 PDT
LED Matrix Bike Safety Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Matrix-Bike-Safety-Backpack/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:07:43 PDT
Balancing Instructable Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Balancing-Instructable-Robot/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 14:48:48 PDT
Make a High-Altitude Balloon Tracker (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-High-Altitude-Balloon-Tracker-Arduino/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:13:57 PDT
Line Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Following-Robot/
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By: helenbang

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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 22:35:46 PDT
Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Old-iPod-Device-Make-A-Bluetooth-Control/
Hack an old iPod using an Android and an Arduino. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LEI6/HV9HTQBB/F59LEI6HV9HTQBB.SMALL.jpg Erroneous Data This tutorial shows you how to use an Arduino to turn that old dusty music player into a Bluetooth controlled docking station. Even if it has a cracked screen or a dead battery it can still be used.The following instructions will show you how use an Arduino and a couple of cheap parts to set up a Mu...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 19:46:35 PDT
Huge Arduino Animatronic LED Eyeball http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Arduino-Animatronic-LED-Eyeball/
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:46:09 PDT
A compact, Arduino altimeter for RC Planes http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Altimeter-A-compact-Arduino-altimeter/
A compact, Arduino altimeter for RC Planes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/FSSP/HWAAYV5T/FSVFSSPHWAAYV5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/FSSP/HWAAYV5T/FSVFSSPHWAAYV5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/FSSP/HWAAYV5T/FSVFSSPHWAAYV5T.SMALL.jpg qubist Please vote for this Instructable if you think it deserves it! Thanks!The Ultimate Altimeter is a super-compact, Arduino controlled altimeter capable of measuring the altitude with an accuracy of 0.3 meters, and saving the highest and lowest values it has measured. It is powered by a 40 mAh L...
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:43:56 PDT
Augmented Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Water/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 15:32:09 PDT
ATtiny85 POV Display http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny8545-POV-Display/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 01:02:10 PDT
Arduino controlled Rotary Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Rotary-Stewart-Platform/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 05:25:48 PDT
Arduino based Bi-color LED Matrix Tetris Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Bi-color-LED-Matrix-Tetris-Game/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 07:54:00 PDT
Laser Pointer Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-Switch/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:25:38 PDT
Voice Activated LED Lighting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-LED-Lighting-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 9 May 2014 23:36:45 PDT
Make a digital "meow" from analog clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-digital-meow-from-analog-clock/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 11:52:20 PDT
Using Mozzi Library with 5 potentiometers http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Mozzi-Library-with-5-potentiometers/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 22:46:54 PDT
Hack the Nabaztag. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-the-Nabaztag/
Hack the Nabaztag. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/XKF6/HV64AALA/F1UXKF6HV64AALA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/XKF6/HV64AALA/F1UXKF6HV64AALA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/XKF6/HV64AALA/F1UXKF6HV64AALA.SMALL.jpg Liana_B This is a Nabaztag - Armenian, apparently, for "hare". It's an adorable bunny rabbit packed with sensors and communication devices.... and it's completely unusable. There's people who wrote some interesting software to hack it, and I applaud them: however, I could never actually get my Karotz (Nabaz...
By: Liana_B

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Wed, 14 May 2014 02:54:35 PDT
Catchin' time http://www.instructables.com/id/Catchin-time/
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By: O-snap

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Thu, 29 May 2014 05:04:30 PDT
The Creepy Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Creepy-Doll/
The Creepy Doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/MT1N/HVR7UXE3/FRDMT1NHVR7UXE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/MT1N/HVR7UXE3/FRDMT1NHVR7UXE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/MT1N/HVR7UXE3/FRDMT1NHVR7UXE3.SMALL.jpg amicojeko Here at Mikamai, we often organise events and hackathons. After the last hackathon, someone left an old doll, and it was kinda creepy... so why not make it even creepier?I decided to put two red LEDs instead of the eyes, and a vibration sensor to turn on the LEDs when you shake the doll. Everything ...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 15:59:54 PDT
Talking Arduino Heart Rate Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Arduino-Heart-Rate-Monitor/
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By: vm'shimmie

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Fri, 9 May 2014 16:51:17 PDT
Bird Feeder Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-Feeder-Monitor/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 11:23:30 PDT
Musical Exercise: Workout Shirt MP3 Player Powered by Exercise http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Exercise-Workout-Shirt-MP3-Player-Powered-/
Musical Exercise: Workout Shirt MP3 Player Powered by Exercise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MYZN/HUJ96T1T/FMEMYZNHUJ96T1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MYZN/HUJ96T1T/FMEMYZNHUJ96T1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MYZN/HUJ96T1T/FMEMYZNHUJ96T1T.SMALL.jpg bbrodsky People love listening to music while exercising. Music provides the motivation needed for individuals to keep exerting energy and get in shape. So, because people enjoy listening to music while exercising, what if an MP3 player only played an individual's music while they are active? Using music as ...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 02:22:27 PDT
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-Cat-Eyes-via-Kinect/
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SMALL.jpg jgbradley1 This instructable was made as part of the CS graduate course "Tangible Interactive Computing" at the University of Maryland, College Park taught by Professor Jon Froehlich. The course focused on exploring the materiality of interactive computing and, in the words of MIT Professor Hiroshii Ishii, sou...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:04:38 PDT
Bitcoin Price Ticker (almost) from scratch using Arduino as ISP http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bitcoin-Price-Ticker-almost-from-scratch-us/
Bitcoin Price Ticker (almost) from scratch using Arduino as ISP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SMALL.jpg MiCavaleri Hello everyone!I decided to create this tutorial on how to make a Bitcoin Price Ticker. Well, this is only a prototype and I will make a smaller edition with a more pleasant design and some other features at a later time. However, this serves as a nice proof of concept and hopefully it will give you...
By: MiCavaleri

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Mon, 5 May 2014 19:42:58 PDT