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The Moment A Retired Sergeant Who Served In Iraq Adopts The Dog He Served With Is Pure Joy (Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, GS Robbie, retired Air Force Technical Sgt. David S, Germany, heartwarming video )

BarbKnigh
- 34 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For four years in Iraq, Air Force Technical Sergeant David Simpson served alongside a German Shepherd named Robbie. When Simpson retired last year for medical reasons, the service dog was still working, and the two parted ways. "[It's] probably the mo
Data Protection: Angela Merkel Proposes Europe Network
Offbeat  (tags: EU, Germany, Angela Merkel, NSA, Edward Snowden, USA, intelligence, Security )

Ray
- 62 days ago - bbc.co.uk
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is proposing building up a European communications network to help improve data protection.
11 Must-See Art Installations, Inspired By Solar Panels May 7, 2013 Frank Andorka
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, world, arts, business, environment, design, ethics, good news, technology, culture )

Ruth
- 93 days ago - solarpowerworldonline.com
1.'love this installation in front of the Zwickau University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau, Saxony (Germany). Photographer André Karwath took the photo back in 2005. The goal is to increase the visibility of solar installations..'SOLAR ART INSTALLATION!
'Hands Off My Sausage'
Offbeat  (tags: world, Germany, humor, government, politics, humans, culture, interesting, society, food )

Carrie
- 255 days ago - spiegel.de
Massive web surveillance by the US? German voters seem to have lost interest. The euro crisis? Boring. Comprehensive minimum wage? Zzzzzz. It has been a somnolent election season thus far. At least until this week.
Germany's Most Beautiful Miss Cow
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, Miss Cow, pageant, photo, funny )

Giana
- 359 days ago - truefunnystories.info
The German organized the the annual cow pageant. The all participants cows lined up, the judges will select this year's most beautiful "Miss cows."
Photo Gallery: Germany's Naked Snow Sledding Championship
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, snow sledding championship, winter fun (for some), sports )

Angelika
- 415 days ago - spiegel.de
This looks potentially painful. Wearing nothing but underpants, helmets and boots, 13 men and 12 women took part in a snow-sledding competition in Altenberg, a winter sports resort in the eastern German Ore Mountains, hosted by local radio station RSA.
Kangaroo Escapes Animal Park With Help From Boar and Fox
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, Frankfurt, animal park, kangoroo, fox, boar )

Sinikka
- 613 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
German authorities are hunting high and low for a kangaroo that escaped from an animal park near Frankfurt, with the help of a fox and wild boar.
Missing Cat Found After 16 Years, Reunited With German Family
Offbeat  (tags: cat, missing, 16 years, Germany, pets, crazy, survived, animals, bizarre, interesting, odd, off-beat )

Lindsey
- 743 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
When a precocious cat named Poldi disappeared from his home in Munich, Germany in 1996, his owners searched for months before finally coming to terms with the probability they would never see him again.
Video: 86-Year-Old Granny Stuns Crowd at Gymnastics Championship
Offbeat  (tags: 86-year-old woman, octogenarian, inspiring, 2012 Cottbus gymnastics World Cup, Germany, fitness, health, flexibility, East German handball team, parallel bar, floor exercises )

Julia
- 749 days ago - digitaljournal.com
Johanna Quaas, an 86-year-old woman, recently stole the show from gymnasts young enough to be her grand-daughters at the 2012 Cottbus gymnastics World Cup in Germany.
Bulldog Adopts Boar Piglets In Germany (Photos)
Offbeat  (tags: boar, piglets, bulldog, animals, bizarre, Germany, unusual, photos, pictures, odd, off-beat, interesting )

Lindsey
- 794 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Forget the three little pigs hiding from the big bad wolf. These six little pigs have found a new friend in a maternal French bulldog named Baby. The Lehnitz animal sanctuary outside Berlin said Baby took straight to the wild boar piglets.
ACTION ALERT: KFC Outlets in Germany - Shocking Consumer Information!
Offbeat  (tags: kfc chicken outlets, germany, investigation, chicken cruelty, consumers, handling of foods, health issues )

Simone
- 990 days ago - peta.de
Very often in-house controls were sloppy, or not done, the kitchen equipment and storage facilities did not meet the statutory requirements and the handling of foods or their correct identification was poor. And the cruel deaths of chickens.
Volker Kraft's Easter Egg Tree...
Offbeat  (tags: Easter Egg Tree, Volker, Germany, Easter )

Dandelion
- 1092 days ago - sharegoodstuffs.blogspot.com
Strangely enough, such a thing as an Easter tree already exists, and it can be found in Germany. The Easter Egg tree is known not only in the town of Saalfeld, but all of Germany. Now the tree has got 9,800 eggs and counting...
Innocent CIA Torture Victim More Than Just a Leaked Cable   video
Offbeat  (tags: wikileaks, torture victim, cia, us, germany )

Judith
- 1100 days ago - youtube.com
Germany has been warned by the US not to investigate this case of one of their own citizens. please watch
US Soldier Needs Asylum in Germany - TAKE ACTION!!!
Offbeat  (tags: asylum, re shepherd, germany, usa, iraq veteran )

Judith
- 1121 days ago - connection-ev.de
Please sign the petition.
US Soldier Seeking Asylum in Germany
Offbeat  (tags: usa, soldier, asylum, germany, forces, war machine )

Judith
- 1121 days ago - rt.com
" Anything that anyone can possibly imagine in terms of war crimes committed in world history, the American forces have done this and are continuing to do this on a daily basis."
 

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