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Olsen Gang
The Olsen Gang
Olsen Gang
(Danish: Olsen-banden, Norwegian: Olsenbanden, German: Die Olsenbande) is a fictional Danish criminal gang in the eponymous comedy film series. The gang's leader is the criminal genius and habitual offender Egon Olsen and his accomplices are Benny and Kjeld (Kjell in Norwegian). The gang members are harmless, extremely rarely target ordinary citizens, and never use violence
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Thisted
Thisted
Thisted
is a town in Thisted municipality
Thisted municipality
of Region Nordjylland, in Denmark
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Valby
 Valby (help·info) is one of the 10 official districts of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is in the southwestern corner of Copenhagen Municipality, and has a mixture of different types of housing. This includes apartment blocks, terraced housing, areas with single-family houses and allotments, plus the remaining part of the old Valby village, around which the district has formed, intermingled with past and present industrial sites. Valby
Valby
Hill marks the boundary between Valby
Valby
and the more central and urban neighbouring Vesterbro district. The expression "west of Valby Hill" is in Danish often used as a metonym for "the provinces" or "outside Copenhagen"
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Sweden
Coordinates: 63°N 16°E / 63°N 16°E / 63; 16Kingdom of SwedenKonungariket Sverige  (Swedish) Flag Coat of arms Motto: (royal) "För Sverige – i tiden"[a]"For Sweden – With the Times"[1]Anthem: Du gamla, Du fria[b]Thou ancient, thou free Royal anthem: KungssångenSong of the KingShow globeShow map of EuropeLocation of Sweden (dark green)– in Europe (green & dark grey)– in the European Union (green)  –  [Legend]Capitaland largest cityStockholm59°21′N 18°4′E / 59.350°N 18.067°E / 59.350; 18.067Official languagesSwedish[c] Official minority languages:[c]FinnishMeänkieliSamiRomaniYiddishEthnic groups No official statistics[d]Demonym(s)SwedishSwedeGovernmentUnitary parliamentaryconstitutional monarchy• Monarch Carl XVI Gustaf• 
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Bob Le Flambeur
Bob le flambeur
Bob le flambeur
("Bob the Gambler" or "Bob the High Roller") is a 1956 French gangster film directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. The film stars Roger Duchesne as Bob. It is often considered a film noir and precursor to the French New Wave because of its use of handheld camera and a single jump cut.[3]Contents1 Plot 2 Principal cast 3 Production 4 Release 5 Critical reception 6 Remake 7 References7.1 Footnotes 7.2 Sources8 External linksPlot[edit] Bob, a former bank robber and convict who has gone straight for 20 years, lives on his own as a gambler in the Montmartre
Montmartre
district of Paris. He is well liked by the demi-monde community there, but has hit a run of bad luck and is nearly broke
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Confidence Trickster
A confidence trick (synonyms include confidence game, confidence scheme, ripoff, scam and stratagem) is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their confidence, used in the classical sense of trust. Confidence tricks exploit characteristics of the human psyche, such as credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, and greed.Contents1 Terminology1.1 Short and long cons2 Stages of the con 3 Vulnerability to confidence tricks 4 See also 5 References 6 Further reading 7 External linksTerminology[edit] The perpetrator of a confidence trick (or "con trick") is often referred to as a confidence (or "con") man, con-artist, or a "grifter". Samuel Thompson (1821–1856) was the original "confidence man". Thompson was a clumsy swindler who asked his victims to express confidence in him by giving him money or their watch rather than gaining their confidence in a more nuanced way
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European Union
The European Union
European Union
(EU) is a political and economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe.[12] It has an area of 4,475,757 km2 (1,728,099 sq mi) and an estimated population of about 513 million. The EU has developed an internal single market through a standardised system of laws that apply in all member states in those matters, and only those matters, where members have agreed to act as one
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European Economic Community
The European Economic Community
European Economic Community
(EEC) was a regional organisation which aimed to bring about economic integration among its member states. It was created by the Treaty of Rome
Treaty of Rome
of 1957.[2] Upon the formation of the European Union
European Union
(EU) in 1993, the EEC was incorporated and renamed as the European Community (EC). In 2009 the EC's institutions were absorbed into the EU's wider framework and the community ceased to exist. The Community's initial aim was to bring about economic integration, including a common market and customs union, among its six founding members: Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands
Netherlands
and West Germany
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White-collar Crime
White-collar crime
White-collar crime
refers to financially motivated, nonviolent crime committed by business and government professionals.[1] Within criminology, it was first defined by sociologist Edwin Sutherland in 1939 as "a crime committed by a person of respectability and high social status in the course of his occupation"
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Finns
2,453 (in 2013)[21]Other countries Greece 1,600[22] Thailand 1,500–2,000[23] United Arab Emirates 1,500[24] China 1,500[25][26] Ireland 1,200[27] Austria 1,000 (in 2001)[28] Poland 1,000[29] Portugal 700–900[30] Israel 700[31] Singapore 700[32] Japan 600[33] Brazil 600[34] New Zealand 573 (in 2013)[35] Cyprus500[36]LanguagesFinnishReligionPredominantly Lutheranism[37]Related ethnic groupsOther Baltic Finns (especially Forest Finns, Ingrian Finns
Ingrian Finns
and Tornedalians)a The total figure is merely a sum of all the referenced populations listed. b No official statistics are kept on ethnicity. However, statistics of the Finnish population according to first language and citizenship are documented and available. c Finnish born population resident in Sweden
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Social Engineering (security)
Social engineering, in the context of information security, refers to psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information
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Lego
Lego
Lego
(Danish: [ˈleːɡo];[1][2] stylized as LEGO) is a line of plastic construction toys that are manufactured by The Lego
Lego
Group, a privately held company based in Billund, Denmark. The company's flagship product, Lego, consists of colourful interlocking plastic bricks accompanying an array of gears, figurines called minifigures, and various other parts. Lego
Lego
pieces can be assembled and connected in many ways, to construct objects; vehicles, buildings, and working robots. Anything constructed can then be taken apart again, and the pieces used to make other objects.[3][4] The Lego Group
The Lego Group
began manufacturing the interlocking toy bricks in 1949. Since then a global Lego
Lego
subculture has developed. Supporting movies, games, competitions, and six Legoland
Legoland
amusement parks have been developed under the brand
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Gösta Ekman
Hans Gösta Gustaf Ekman[2] (Swedish pronunciation: [ˌjœstˈa ˈeːkman] ( listen); 28 July 1939 – 1 April 2017)[3] was a Swedish actor, comedian, and director.Contents1 Career 2 Personal life 3 Awards and nominations 4 Selected filmography 5 References 6 Sources 7 External linksCareer[edit] Ekman was born in Stockholm, Sweden, and was the son of the director Hasse Ekman
Hasse Ekman
and Agneta (née Wrangel).[4] Ekman represented the third generation in a family of prominent Swedish actors. First in the line was his paternal grandfather, also named Gösta Ekman, followed by his father Hasse Ekman, a successful film director and actor. Ekman's theatrical family also included his brothers Stefan Ekman and Mikael Ekman, a stage director, and his niece, Sanna Ekman, an actress. He was married from 1989 to artist and film director Marie-Louise Ekman, previously Marie-Louise De Geer Bergenstråhle, née Fuchs
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Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe
Europe
is the eastern part of the European continent. There is no consistent definition of the precise area it covers, partly because the term has a wide range of geopolitical, geographical, cultural, and socioeconomic connotations
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Stockholm
Stockholm
Stockholm
(/ˈstɒkhoʊm, -hoʊlm/;[8] Swedish pronunciation: [²stɔkːhɔlm] or [²stɔkːɔlm] ( listen))[9] is the capital of Sweden
Sweden
and the most populous city in the Nordic countries;[10][a] 949,761 people live in the municipality,[11] approximately 1.5 million in the urban area,[5] and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area.[3] The city stretches across fourteen islands where Lake Mälaren
Mälaren
flows into the Baltic Sea. Just outside the city and along the coast is the island chain of the Stockholm
Stockholm
archipelago. The area has been settled since the Stone Age, in the 6th millennium BC, and was founded as a city in 1252 by Swedish statesman Birger Jarl. It is also the capital of Stockholm
Stockholm
County. Stockholm
Stockholm
is the cultural, media, political, and economic centre of Sweden
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Eponymous
An eponym is a person, place, or thing after whom or after which something is named, or believed to be named. The adjectives derived from eponym include eponymous and eponymic. For example, Elizabeth I of England is the eponym of the Elizabethan era, and "the eponymous founder of the Ford Motor Company" refers to Henry Ford
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