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Politician Proposes Giving Newlyweds Pierced Condoms
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, politician, stupid, birth rate, condoms, Japan )

Naoko
- 33 days ago - japantoday.com
TOKYO -- A Japanese politician in Aichi Prefecture has landed himself in hot water after suggesting that deliberately punctured condoms be distributed to married couples to counter the country's dwindling birth rate, local media reported on Friday.
10 Things You Didn't Know About Nelson Mandela
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Nelson Mandela, South African, revolutionary, politician, president )

Rosemary
- 399 days ago - mnn.com
Most of us know Nelson Mandela as the South African revolutionary and politician whose long imprisonment became a rallying cry for dismantling apartheid. We know that he went on to be elected the first black president of the Republic of South Africa ....
Tony Abbott's Archaic Views - Australian Politician   video
Offbeat  (tags: Tony Abbott, politician, Australia, Liberal, racism, sexism, GetUp )

Jenny
- 1457 days ago - youtube.com
See this new GetUp ad that takes Abbott to task for his views on women. Some of Tony Abbott's archaic views are escaping the attention of the media and the Australian public
Haryana Assembly Results : 2009 - Naresh Kadyan
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, government, politician )

Naresh
- 1764 days ago - care2.com
Haryana Assembly general elections, 2009 results are shocking for Ch. Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Chief Minister of Haryana but he managed all seven independent MLA's and going to form a Govt. again in the state,.40+7=47 where as he required 46, tough to rule.
Obama Tag? Idaho GOP Candidate "Jokes" About Assassinating President
Offbeat  (tags: republicans, gop, politician, racism, hate, weird, strange, kook, nutcase, Rex Rammell, stupid, joke, assassination, hunt, kill, obama, tags, wolf hunting, idaho, odd, bizarre )

Tom
- 1818 days ago - examiner.com
Rex Rammell, 2010 candidate for Idaho governor, "joked" about hunting and killing President Obama. During a wolf hunting discussion at a Republican party event, someone asked about "Obama tags." Rammell responded: "The Obama tags? We'd buy some of those."
Another Sarah Palin Poll Needs Our Help
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, airplane, politician, alaska, Palin, "non sequitur but what the hell" )

Clever
- 2153 days ago - sodahead.com
This one only has 12 votes! but 6 of them say Sarah's great. It's a non sequitur tale of a state senator's drunken rampage on an airplane which asks at the end, "Does this make you think twice about Alaskan politicians in leadership positions?" Rovesque
   

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