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Sikh Man Who Removed Turban To Help Injured Boy Surprised When Friendly Strangers Return The Favor
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, New Zeland, people, heartwarming, Sikhs, good samaritan )

Robert
- 16 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
After a 22-year-old Sikh man removed his turban to help an injured boy, a handful of friendly strangers acted quickly to return the favor.
You're Worth the Wait: A Predeployment Engagement Shoot
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, different, military, equality, people, society, LGBT, love, weddings, Memorial Day )

Robert
- 22 days ago - msn.com
With Memorial Day on our minds, we thought it'd be the perfect time to share a beautiful engagement shoot that honors our military and celebrates same-sex love.
Arctic Sea Ice Extent Hits Record Low for Winter
Offbeat  (tags: environment, Sea ice, Arctic Ocean, Polar Regions, people, animals, plants, US scientists, University of Colorado, USA )

Ray
- 35 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Sea ice in the Arctic Ocean has fallen to the lowest recorded level for the winter season, according to US scientists.The maximum this year was 14.5 million sq km,
Sick of Insensitive Questions About Your Adopted Kids? This Pastor Has An Answer
Offbeat  (tags: People, adoption, rudeness, racial diversity, off-beat, funny, video )

Kamia
- 116 days ago - today.com
People tempted to blurt out a comment about an adopted child may want to think about breast augmentation first . That is the advice Jesse Butterworth, who was sick of many of the questions about his adopted daughter, recorded in this funny video.
Rod Taylor, 'The Birds' and 'The Time Machine' Star, Dies at 84
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, news, celebrities, people, Hollywood, Rod Taylor, films, movies, Alfred Hitchcock )

Robert
- 135 days ago - msn.com
Rod Taylor, the Australian-born actor who starred in George Pal's adaptation of H.G. Wells' "The Time Machine" and in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," died Wednesday of a heart attack in Los Angeles. He was 84.
The People Pushed Out of Ethiopia's Fertile Farmland
Offbeat  (tags: people, culture, society, business, indigenous pastoralists, fertile farmland, politics, swathes of ancestral land, Ethiopian ministries )

Ray
- 137 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The construction of a huge dam in Ethiopia and the introduction of large-scale agricultural businesses has been controversial - finding out what local people think can be hard, but with the help of a bottle of rum nothing is impossible.
World Record for Biggest Nativity Scene Broken in Utah (Video Included!)
Offbeat  (tags: world's largest, nativity scene, animals, people, baby jesus, video )

Barb
- 170 days ago - aol.com
There's a world record for everything, including the world's largest live nativity scene.
He Dropped One Letter In His Name While Applying For Jobs, And The Responses Rolled In
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, names, discrimination, jobs, viewpoints, prejudice, people, jobs, Hispanic, racism, business, careers )

Robert
- 260 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
His name is José Zamora, and he had a routine. During his months-long job search, he says he logged onto his computer every morning and combed the internet for listings, applying to everything he felt qualified for.
World's Oldest Living Man's Secret? Not Having Children, He Says
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, aging, oldest man alive, birthday, celebrations, people )

Robert
- 383 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Alexander Imich, an 111-year-old Polish immigrant and Soviet gulag survivor who lives in Manhattan, became the world's oldest living man last month when the previous record-holder, Arturo Licata, died just days before his 112th birthday.
Watch: Road-Rage Yields Instant Karma Response From Universe
Offbeat  (tags: video, people, road-rage, driving, harassment )

Giana
- 418 days ago - crimelibrary.com
A Florida driver being harassed by an irate man in a truck decided to film the encounter with her phone. The video shows the other driver harassing her, giving her the finger, aggressively cutting her off -- and spectacularly losing control of his vehicle.
A Holiday Crime Buffet
Offbeat  (tags: Thanksgiving, crime, people, society, culture, weird )

Giana
- 538 days ago - trutv.com
Really crazy things people did on Thanksgiving!
13 People Who Have Only Grown More Awesome With Age (PHOTOS and VIDEO CLIPS)
Offbeat  (tags: people, age, bizarre, funny, society, humans, humor, off-beat, news, photos )

Carrie
- 607 days ago - buzzfeed.com
Face it, you're getting older. Don't freak out! Things only get better. These folks are living proof.
Do Cats Choose the People They Live With?
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, pets, cats, people, cat-adoption )

Zora
- 646 days ago - catster.com
My cats entered my life for a higher purpose. How did yours appear? Do they serve a higher purpose?
Meet Paulo Machado, the Man Who Has Lived in Hospital for 45 Years
Offbeat  (tags: brazil, polio, fascinating, strong willed, people, unusual )

Dave
- 657 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Fascinating, personal interest story.....
 

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