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1. Jean thinks it is better for children to play outside. 2. Kathy thinks that computers damage childrens eyesight. 3. Kathy thinks Internet cafes are not healthy. 4. Jean believes that Internet cafes help students research their school subjects. 5. Jean thinks that Internet cafes are boring.
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