Chinese Zodiac

The Chinese zodiac is a classification scheme that assigns an animal and its reputed attributes to each year in a repeating 12-year cycle. The 12-year cycle is an approximation to the 11.85-year orbital period of Jupiter. Based in China, the zodiac and its variations remain popular in many Asian countries and regions, such as Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand.

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December slots tournament at Intertops Poker - RGT Online

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The World in 2020

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What Does It Take to Have a Custom Library?

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