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Fire Taco John's Manager for Forcing Employee to Wear Offensive Name-Tag in Front of the Customers!
Offbeat  (tags: culture, humans, society, lgbt, LGBT rights, humanrights, americans, america, United States )

Adrian
- 56 days ago - yousign.org
A teen in South Dakota was forced by his boss to wear a homophobic name tag in front of the clients. The manager pulled him into the office and gave him the name tag with the offensive slur on it while laughing.
Victorian Strangeness: The Ship Taken Over By Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Victorian, Strangeness, Animals, Ships, British, America )

Ray
- 102 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Take one ship. Add a consignment of ferocious beasts in flimsy containers. Send it in to a stormy ocean and stand well back. Author Jeremy Clay tells the extraordinary story of horror on the high seas.
Morrissey Attacks Barack Obama Over 'Thankskilling' Turkey Slaughter
Offbeat  (tags: Smiths, morrisey, Obama, turkeys, America, cruelty, slaughter, animals, off-beat )

Marie
- 266 days ago - independent.co.uk
Singer Morrissey has posted an open letter to "embarrassingly stupid" US president Barack Obama criticising America's "viciously cruel" animal rights record.
'You Sir, Are An a******': Man Confronts Dog Owner Who Left Pet in 104F Car
Offbeat  (tags: Nevada, American, dog, heat, cruelty, car, 104f, America, animals, offbeat, video )

Marie
- 280 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A video recently posted on LiveLeak shows the tense altercation between a dog owner and the passer-by who noticed the pet locked in a parked car on a hot day. The video was allegedly taken on an 104F day in Las Vegas.
America's Most Notorious Haunted Houses
Offbeat  (tags: America, notorious, haunted, houses, ghosts, slideshow )

BarbCat
- 663 days ago - homesessive.com
Chill in the air? It could be Edith Wharton. The celebrated author of over 40 books, including The Age of Innocence, House of Mirth, and her final collection, Ghosts, designed and built her massive house and gardens in Lenox, Massachusetts starting in....
Barack Obama Destroys America 2012 - Prophecy Video   video
Offbeat  (tags: obama, obama-administration, barack-obama, president-obama, politics, government, democrats, republicans, society, prophecy, 2012, end-times, u.s., america, americans, youtube, video, destruction, war, military, interesting, opinion, culture )

PinkMindy
- 872 days ago - youtube.com
Multiple converging cultural prophecies are directly and also indirectly describing President Barack Obama within their ancient sacred texts and further foretell of him as becoming the harbinger of American destruction under His rule!
OBAMA IN D.C. DRAG - PASS IT ON!!!
Offbeat  (tags: obama, politics, government, democrats, republicans, satire, humor, opinion, news, campaign-2012, election-2012, world, america, americans, u.s., society, culture, bizarre, interesting, funny, unusual, off-beat )

PinkMindy
- 898 days ago - facebook.com
President Obama's former cross-dressing nanny is under attack in Indonesia, so will he intercede!?!?
10 Things Wrong With the MPAA Rating System
Offbeat  (tags: Motion Picture Association, America, Movie, Entertainment, Hollywood )

Nancy
- 1217 days ago - onlinedegreeshub.com
The Motion Picture Association of America's ratings system exists in a paradox: the classifications, originally intended to help parents, have now become a label that has more to do with marketing than responsible film viewing,
How Americans Get to Work
Offbeat  (tags: american, america, usa, people )

Frank
- 1389 days ago - theautoinsurance.com
You don't want to know how much time you waste sitting in traffic every year. Some studies estimate that the average urban commuter spends 46 minutes commuting to and from work each day. And that's just the average: A lot of drivers - and you may be one o
Dolphin Killing in Japan Leads to Protest in L.A. and Other Cities [Updated]
Offbeat  (tags: america, international save japan dolphin days, rallies, protests, international )

Simone
- 1406 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
About 100 people demonstrated Thursday outside the Japanese Consulate in the 300 block of South Grand Avenue in Los Angeles as part of a worldwide protest against the annual slaughter of dolphins in that country.
Some of the Worst Puppy Mills in America
Offbeat  (tags: HSUS, report, misssouri dirty dozen, worst puppy mills, america, suffering neglect, prisons, cruelty )

Simone
- 1417 days ago - humanesociety.org
The HSUS released "Missouri's Dirty Dozen," a report on some of the most deplorable puppy mills in Missouri. These puppy mills were singled out for repeatedly depriving dogs of the basics of humane care like food, shelter, and basic veterinary
A Life Sentence: The Sad and Dangerous Realities of Exotic Animals in Private Hands
Offbeat  (tags: america, life sentence, exotic animals, wild animals, caged, exotic animal trade, cruelty )

Simone
- 1417 days ago - all-creatures.org
Across the United States, millions of exotic animals are kept captive in private homes and in roadside zoos and menageries. The trade in exotic animals is a multi-billion dollar industry, and exotic animals are bred, sold, and traded in large numbers.
American Widows Aid Afghan Widows to Start Small Businesses
Offbeat  (tags: widows, america, afghan, business, 9/11, bomb, attacks )

Merissa
- 1440 days ago - womensrights.change.org
Susan Retik and Patti Quigley were both pregnant when they lost their husbands in the 9/11 attacks. But instead of solely focusing on their own tragic loss, the two American women thought about the existence of other widows in Afghanistan.
The Business of American Vacations
Offbeat  (tags: vacation, america, business vacation, information )

Johnnya
- 1459 days ago - visualeconomics.com
Less and less Americans are taking vacations each year, but there are still enough workers that as many vacation days as they can. Here's a look at those people who can afford to take off, and what they do with that time.
A Detailed Look at Obesity in America
Offbeat  (tags: america, american obesity, obesity in america, weight loss, fitness )

Johnnya
- 1460 days ago - creditloan.com
The average American watches 5 hours of TV per day. Who has time to exercise when there's so much quality programming to be seen?
 

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