M O N T H L Y T O L U N A M A G A Z I N E FEBRUARY 2018
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02 Editor's note 12 Cinema
03 News from Toluna 14 Horoscope
06 Guest LM 15 Fashion
08 Guest Influencer 16 Sports N
09 Fun 17 Toluna Travel
10 Concerts 18 Toluna Playlist
11 Books 19 Toluna Kitchen
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Toluna's new Home
We are excited to announce that our office has moved to a new location, right
next to the Château de Vincennes, a massive French royal fortress in the town of
Vincennes, to the east of Paris, now a suburb of the metropolis.
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her Toluna experience.
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D U T C H
L I F E C Y C L E
M A R K E T I N G
M A N A G E R
YOUR DAILY LIFE ON
How did your Toluna adventure
Life at Toluna is always
I was looking for a position in an
interesting. I start every
international company, so I could
morning with checking
work with different cultures and
my community, reading
meet people from all over the
all the content and
catching up with the
members and in the
afternoon, I take care of
What do you like the most in your
all the questions, the
moderating the website.
You can see that the members
And of course, I am also
enjoy talking to each other and
having lots of fun with
discussing interesting topics in
the colleagues during all
my community. They are there for
each other no matter what and
support each other in everything.
New members are welcomed
with open arms and are
immediately a part of the family.
I love how my members created a
warm and safe place to talk about
everything and it’s great to be a part
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P A G E 7
P A T R I C I A G R I F F
C a n y o u t e l l u s a b o u t H o w d i d y o u m e e t T o l u n a ?
By accident actually!!
y o u r s e l f ?
My name is Patricia. I am an identical twin.
I was googling on the web and came across it.
The one thing everyone knows about me is
I first joined for the surveys but when I started
that I love food, sport, watching television
to understand how it worked, I stumbled
shows. I love going out to restaurants and
across a lovely community of people. The
eating lots of delicious foods. I am very a very
people here are fantastic and they are several
happy person who loves to have fun.
regular members who I really have great craic
My life is very busy!! I am always on the go,
there is probably not enough time in the day
B e y o u r s e l f , t a k e p a r t i n o t h e r
My day starts early with a run most days
p e o p l e ' s t o p i c s a n d d o n o t u s e i t
o n l y f o r i t s p o i n t s .
I recently have taken up swimming again and
T h a t i s n o t t h e p o i n t o f t h i s
I am really enjoying it.
c o m m u n i t y . I t i s t o b e c o m e a n
a c t i v e m e m b e r !
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F U N
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Following the recent success of their
debut album, ‘Live For The Moment’,
The Sherlocks have today announced
their biggest UK headline tour to date
in February 2018. The band's debut
album was released earlier this year
to fantastic critical reviews and
entered the official UK charts at #6,
an outstanding achievement for a
debut album and the biggest selling
debut album for a band this year.
Jack Johnson will play his only Irish
date in 2018 at Live at the Marquee
on 2 July. This will be the first Irish
show in 12 years and will be part of
his All The Light Above It Too World
Tickets go on sale this Thursday 8
February at 9am.
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We have selected some of the most
exciting new titles to help you find your
next great read.
THE PEOPLE VS. ALEX CROSS
by James Patterson
Detective Cross takes on a case even
though he has been suspended from the
department and taken to federal court to
stand trial on murder charges.
Alex Cross has never been on the wrong
side of the law-until now. Charged with
gunning down followers of his nemesis Gary
Soneji in cold blood, Cross is being turned
into the poster child for trigger-happy cops THE WANTED
who think they're above the law. Cross by Robert Crais
knows it was self-defense. But will a jury see
it that way? A single mother hires Elvis Cole to investigate
her teenage son who is on the run after a
deadly crime spree.
When single-mother Devon Connor hires Elvis
Cole, it’s because her troubled teenage son
Tyson is flashing cash and she’s afraid he’s
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Find out about the latest
movie releases, the best
new films out this week
and new movies coming
M A Z E R U N N E R : T H E D E A T H C U R E
T H E E P I C F I N A L E T O T H E S A G A ,
‘ M A Z E R U N N E R : T H E D E A T H C U R E ’
S E E S T H O M A S A N D T H E G L A D E R S
G O I N G O N O N E L A S T , D E S P E R A T E
M I S S I O N T O F I N D A C U R E F O R T H E
F L A R E . T H E T R I L O G Y C O M E S T O A
S P E C T A C U L A R C L O S E I N ‘ M A Z E
R U N N E R : T H E D E A T H C U R E ,
R E U N I T I N G D Y L A N O ’ B R I E N , K A Y A
S C O D E L A R I O A N D T H O M A S B R O D I E
S A N G S T E R O N E L A S T T I M E .
A W A R D S S E A S O N
‘ P H A N T O M T H R E A D ’ T A K E S P L A C E
I N T H E G L A M O R O U S W O R L D O F
P O S T W A R L O N D O N , W H E R E
R E N O W N E D D R E S S M A K E R
R E Y N O L D S W O O D C O C K A N D H I S
S I S T E R C Y R I L D R E S S R O Y A L T Y , F I L M
S T A R S A N D D A M E S W I T H T H E I R
D I S T I N C T I V E S T Y L E .
J O U R N E Y ' S E N D
‘ J O U R N E Y ’ S E N D ’ T A K E S U S T O T H E
F R O N T L I N E S O F T H E F I R S T W O R L D
W A R , W H E R E A C O M P A N Y O F
B R I T I S H S O L D I E R S A W A I T S A
G E R M A N A T T A C K A F T E R B E I N G
E F F E C T I V E L Y A B A N D O N E D B Y T H E I R
C O M M A N D E R S .
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Aries: You might discover that Leo: Your relationships can be upbeat Sagittarius: The midweek quarter
someone close to you, a family member and vibrant this week, with one moon suggests that unresolved issues
perhaps, could use a hand today, encounter proving exceptionally could be the reason you’re holding
Aries. Chances are good, too, that he exciting. You may be tempted to go on back from making a move or beginning
or she won't ask for help out of pride. an impromptu trip or break, and if you a new phase or project. If there’s one
Don't let that stop you, though. do it could be most enjoyable. matter that has been causing you to
lose confidence, it would be worthwhile
Taurus: With the sun in the topmost Virgo: The current blend of energies to take the time to resolve it.
sector of your chart, you might enjoy could certainly keep you busy, which is
being in the spotlight. This, along with why it’s so helpful to look after your Capricorn: This might not be the best
other aspects, encourages you to come well-being. With an intense focus on time to join expensive groups or clubs,
forward and showcase your best your sector of creativity, you could be even though Wednesday’s quarter
qualities. deeply involved in projects that moon may be urging you to invest in
demand a lot of you. your social life.
Gemini: Are you looking for
adventure? If so, this week’s backdrop Libra: You may be enjoying a new Aquarius: With lovely Venus in your
could coincide with an encounter with romance or the chance to indulge in a sign aligning with electric Uranus in
someone who has an engaging idea. favorite hobby. With a lively focus on your sector of communication,
They may suggest a trip or an your leisure zone, time spent in fun unexpected news or an impromptu
opportunity to explore new ideas or pursuits can act as a restorative, invitation could bring a pleasant
traverse fresh terrain. especially if you have a lot of surprise. However, the midweek
responsibilities at home quarter moon suggests you’ll need to
Cancer: You could be tempted to put consider your priorities before you
money into a brilliant idea. However, it Scorpio: Put your ambition into action make any decisions.
might be wise to do some research today, Scorpio. The day's planetary
first, because it could be a waste of aspects should find you feeling Pisces: This week could bring an
money should you lose interest. energetic and positive. Make the most opportunity to make a key decision
of this by taking steps toward your regarding your spiritual path.
Toluna Magazine | February 2018 14 Source: www.lillooetnews.net/horoscopes
What to Wear on a Valentine’s Day Date
Whether you're heading out on Valentine's
FASHION btw) for a romantic dinner or you're saving it
Day (it's midweek on a Wednesday this year,
until the weekend, there are outfits that speak
the right language without exposing too
much skin or looking like they've been subject
Get the latest fashion tips and outfit
to a week's long sartorial study.
ideas from your favorite celebrities and From a classic miniskirt, jumper, and boots
designers. combo to the more updated version of the
classic jean ensemble (just exchange your
denim for a pair of bodycon stirrup leggings),
there are plenty of chic and Valentine's Day
Gentlemen, You’ve got to go all-out if you
know she’s the one, but don’t confuse all-out
with overdoing it. To me, all-out is one of your
best, polished and classic outfits. And don’t
worry, she’ll notice the wingtip dress boots
after you give her that bouquet of flowers.
Toluna Magazine | February 2018 15 Source: www.whowhatwear.com/valentines-d N ay-date-n g t-o tfits
Liverpool forward Mohamed Novak Djokovic has had British and Irish Lions captain
Salah's sublime form has seen treatment on a long-term Sam Warburton has been
him surpass a valuation of elbow problem, and says he is awarded an OBE in the New
£100m, according to Phil Babb. excited at the prospect of Year Honours.
making a full recovery.
Salah scored twice against Former Wales captain
Tottenham on Sunday with his The 30-year-old made a late Warburton led the Lions on
second looking to have decision to compete at the their last two tours, including
secured a win at Anfield, but Australian Open last month, the drawn Test series against
his rival to the Golden Boot which was his first world champions New Zealand
Harry Kane converted a last- competitive outing since during the summer.
gasp penalty to clinch a draw. Wimbledon last summer.
The 29-year-old Cardiff Blues
But after reaching the last 16, flanker is currently recovering
for the loss of just a single set, from surgery on a neck
the Serbian was forced to problem which ruled him out
retire from his match against of contention for Wales' Test
South Korean Hyeon Chung. matches during November
Toluna Magazine | February 2018 16 Source: https://news.sky.com
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Bienvenue à Paris
P a r i s h a s a t i m e l e s s f a m i l i a r i t y f o r f i r s t - t i m e a n d P a r i s i a n s t e n d t o e a t d i n n e r a t 8 : 0 0 P M o r
f r e q u e n t v i s i t o r s , w i t h i n s t a n t l y r e c o g n i s a b l e l a t e r . Y o u m a y n o t f i n d r e s t a u r a n t s o p e n u n t i l
a r c h i t e c t u r a l i c o n s , a l o n g w i t h e x q u i s i t e c u i s i n e , t h i s t i m e . U n l i k e o t h e r c o u n t r i e s , i t ’ s r a r e t o
c h i c b o u t i q u e s a n d p r i c e l e s s a r t i s t i c t r e a s u r e s . f i n d n i c e r r e s t a u r a n t s o p e n b e t w e e n m e a l
t i m e s , b u t c a f e s a r e o p e n a l l t h e t i m e .
B e h i n d t h e g r a n d i o s e p a l a c e s a n d b o u l e v a r d s ,
y o u c a n d i s c o v e r i n t i m a t e c o u r t y a r d s a n d T r y s o m e t r a d i t i o n a l F r e n c h d i s h e s t h a t y o u
g a r d e n s ; b e h i n d h i s t o r i c f a ç a d e s a r e c r a f t m a y n o t h a v e t r i e d a t h o m e .
w o r k s h o p s a n d e m i n e n t r e s e a r c h i n s t i t u t i o n s .
P e r h a p s t h e t r u e c l u e t o P a r i s ’ s a p p e a l i s t h a t T h e p r o p e r F r e n c h m e a l e n d s w i t h c h e e s e .
d e s p i t e b e i n g o n e o f t h e m o s t v i s i t e d c i t i e s i n A n d i t ’ s s e r i o u s b u s i n e s s i n a c o u n t r y w i t h a
t h e w o r l d i t i s a l s o i n t e n s e l y l i v e d - i n . W i t h i t s c h e e s e f o r e v e r y d a y o f t h e y e a r .
f l a t s , p l a y g r o u n d s , f o o d m a r k e t s a n d c a f é s , t h e r e
i s n o e m p t y h e a r t i n t h e c e n t r e ; a n d y o u , t o o ,
c a n p l a y a t b e i n g a P a r i s i a n .
Toluna Magazine | February 2018 17 Source: www.luckysky.com.na
10 ROMANTIC LOVE
Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
Leon Bridges - Smooth Sailin
Jason Mraz - I Won't Give Up
Pink Floyd - High Hopes
Adele - Rolling in the Deep
Carrie Underwood - Heartbeat
John Mayer featuring Katy Perry- Who You Love
Meiko - I'm In Love
Ella Henderson - Yours
Jack Johnson - I Got You
Toluna Magazine | February 2018 18
Picture this: You pick up your Yes, dear reader, it does. This is
better-half early in the evening why we want to give you the tools
and you take them to the cutest to surprise your beau this V-day!
little restaurant, with red cloths
and heart shaped candles. Our very serious recommendation:
take your darling out to dinner,
A waitress with a French accent try that restaurant they’ve been
serves your food with a smile and dreaming off for weeks, but end
a “Bon Appetit!”, and your the evening with a “made with
sweetheart and you absent- love” desert that you prepared
mindedly share a chocolate desert specially for them
while gazing into each other's
eyes. At the end of the eveni…
Wait, haven’t I watched this movie
before? Doesn’t this happen in
every movie and in every
Valentine’s day ever?
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