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Taking Your Phone to Bed Might Lead to a Fire.
Offbeat  (tags: phone, bed, fire, girl, texas, sleep, americans, business, children, culture, health, humans, safety, society )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
VIDEO: This is the story of a little girl from Texas and how her phone nearly burned her is her sleep.
75 Pictures From the 2014 Finalists in Weather.Com's It's Amazing Out There Photo Contest
Offbeat  (tags: photo contest, society, unusual, wildlife, humans, world, environment, culture, humans, interesting, off-beat, pictures )

Kamia
- 23 hours ago - weather.com
I'm a collector of amazing photos, and there were truly some really beautiful ones done by the finalists of Weather.com's annual contest. Enjoy seeing the world up close and person.
Canadian Passports Look Amazing Under Black Light
Offbeat  (tags: passport, canadian, security features, electronic chip, airport, culture, design, humans, photos, pictures, protection, society, unusual, world )

Lone
- 4 days ago - theweathernetwork.com
The 'new' passport -- which was made available on July 1, 2013 -- hosts a number of security features, including an electronic chip that helps airport officials validate its authenticity.
19 Amazing Uses for Old Coffee Grounds
Offbeat  (tags: coffee grounds, practiacl uses, culture, humans, interesting, photos, pictures, society )

Lone
- 4 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Most of us discard the old coffee grounds, but you may want to hold on to them after reading about their many practical uses here. There is also a bonus video at the end you won't want to miss.
Enjoy the Sounds of Liberty -Free UWS Festival Sampler (MP3)
Offbeat  (tags: freedoms, & Equal, music, artists, free sampler download, society, liberty, culture )

Angelika
- 4 days ago - us3.campaign-archive1.com
Last May, Free and Equal hosted the United We Stand Festival in Los Angeles, California with the intent to educate, empower, and unite Americans with the power of music. Free and Equal is here to give these independent artists a platform to be heard.
Beautiful Abandoned Places
Offbeat  (tags: culture, interesting, pictures, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 6 days ago - facthat.com
Slide show.
Beware of the Hog: How a Canadian Pet Pig Scared Off a Ham-Fisted Burglar
Offbeat  (tags: hog, canadian, pets, burglar, england, hero, intruder, animals, bizarre, culture, humans, interesting, protection, safety, society )

Lone
- 6 days ago - ourwindsor.ca
Ludwig, a 240-pound pet porker living with his transplanted family in England, is being hailed as a hero after rousting an intruder
Pakistani Actress Veena Malik and Husband Sentenced to 26 Years Jail
Offbeat  (tags: India, movies, culture, ethics, safety, society )

Penny
- 7 days ago - news.com.au
During a live television segment in May, Ms Malik and her real-life husband Asad Bashir Khan Khattak took part in a staged marriage with a religious song about the wedding of the Prophet Muhammad's daughter playing in the background. This is considered
VIDEO Watching This Curious Cat Investigate Snow Made My Day!
Offbeat  (tags: snow, cat, animals, culture, environment, interesting, off-beat, pets, society )

Lone
- 8 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
People that aren't accustomed to snow usually are mystified by it, but no one had as much fun discovering it as this curious cat!
Hamsters Make the Best Pets
Offbeat  (tags: animals, hamsters, critters, domesticated, culture, pets, photos, society )

Lone
- 9 days ago - ba-bamail.com
These cute critters were first domesticated in 1939 and have since become one of the most popular smaller pets.
Oxford University Press Bans Sausages and Pigs From Children's Books
Offbeat  (tags: Publishers, books, animals, pig, Islam, Muslims, Jews, children, culture, society )

Penny
- 9 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Ban is apparently aimed at avoiding offence among Jews and Muslims Publisher prohibits mentioning anything that 'could be perceived as pork' Oxford wants authors to consider 'cultural differences and sensitivities'
31 Insanely Clever Inventions
Offbeat  (tags: business, culture, humans, interesting, pictures, society, technology, world )

Lone
- 10 days ago - opposingviews.com
Amazing ideas!
 

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