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Kin

A unit of weight in Japan equivalent to 600 grams.
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The first character that comes to mind when you think sidekick is normally Luigi.
COMICS/ CARTOON STYLE | SUPERHEROES | SIDEKICKS | HUMOUR | CHICKENS
Bull said the service was a response to people having less time and businesses finding it harder to get quality, short-term assistants into their company, adding the standard of sidekicks was high, including many university students and graduates.
The SideKick MP is a robust, user-friendly program that has more useful features than all of its competitors combined.
The SideKick transmitter comes with an LCD screen that shows electrical impulse intensity settings on nine levels.
The sideKick is the end-result of an 18-month development process in which we worked closely with key customers to develop a DVR that provides the flexibility producers expect, while satisfying the demands of post-production editors.
They attempted to do a minimum of 1,000 sidekicks each and adults and Higher Grade children also attempted a minimum of 300 press ups and 300 sit ups at the St Thomas A Becket School in Wakefield.
The software company also sells the Sidekick phone, which is manufactured by Sharp Corp.
Last month, Microsoft admitted that during an "outage" its Sidekick servers had irretrievably lost the digital data of millions of TMobile Sidekick owners.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer characterized the recent Sidekick data loss episode as "not good," and said he believes all the data will be recovered, but added that Microsoft will have to be more forthcoming in explaining to enterprise customers why a similar situation won't occur with Microsoft's online services.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-14 October 2009-Microsoft issues statement on Sidekick platform stability(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Summary: Ed McMahon, former sidekick to Johnny Carson's Tonight Show, has died at the age of 86 in Los Angeles.