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Politicians Talk to Statue, Lug Around Photocopier in Search of 'Secret' Obamacare Replacement Bill
Offbeat  (tags: Lincoln's Bust, Obamacare, Politicians, USA )

- 470 days ago -
Abraham LincolnâEUR(TM)s head was no help, and dragging a copy machine a quarter-mile turned out to be a complete waste of time too. ThatâEUR(TM)s just part of the rough day Capitol lawmakers had trying to catch a glimpse of a secretive bill to replace Obamacare.
The Most Popular Dog Names Of 2015
Offbeat  (tags: pets, dogs, interesting, funny, popular names, food, politicians, weird, cute, awesome-pawsome dogs )

- 895 days ago -
Move over, Fido and RexâEUR"there are new dog names taking the crown for most popular of 2015. And perhaps even more surprising is that the top dog names are basically people names. We really do treat our pets like children!
Chilcot: Limit Legal Advice Payments, Says Tory MP David Davis
Offbeat  (tags: Legal Advice, Payments, Limitations, Chilcote, Politicians, Military Figures )

- 1023 days ago -
The government should limit the amount of money spent on legal advice for politicians, officials and military figures as part of the Chilcot inquiry, a senior Conservative MP has said.
Mafia 'Linked to Senior Australian Politicians'
Offbeat  (tags: Mafia, politicians, Australia )

- 1085 days ago -
Australian politicians have been infiltrated by the Calabrian mafia, according to an investigation by Fairfax Media-ABC Four Corners.
US Elections: The Scandal-Hit Politicians on the Ballot
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, Elections, scandal, politicians, ballot )

- 1324 days ago -
Several US politicians could win re-election despite facing highly-publicised accusations of impropriety. What does it take to get voted out of office?
Politicians Talking About UFOs And Aliens (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, UFOs, politicians, off-beat, photos, humans, society )

- 2082 days ago -
"Take me to your leader." That's a classic line you'll hear from extraterrestrials in science-fiction, but what if the roles were reversed? Were Bill Clinton and JFK preparing their talking points for a meeting with creatures from another galaxy?
Politicians Who Look Like Disney Characters (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: photos, politicians, funny, off-beat, humor, humans, interesting )

- 2148 days ago -
Just as life sometimes imitates art, life forms sometimes imitate cartoon characters. This phenomenon appears to take place with particular frequency in the realm of politics, where a number of politicians seem to be taking cues from characters...
Shameful Road to the Commonwealth Games
Offbeat  (tags: India, New Delhi, Commonwealth Games, 2010, Oct.3, shame, expensive, inflated bills, substandard materials, leaking, crash down, lower classes, politicians, scam, poverty )

- 2856 days ago -
India's Commonwealth Games, which are set to roll in New Delhi from Oct.3, have turned into the nation's biggest shame. At a cost of $7.5 billion - excluding improvement and additions to city infrastructure - these will be the most expensive
Gresham Man Faces Life in Prison on Pot Charge, 25 Years for Trying to Run Down Officer
Offbeat  (tags: life sentence, marijuana, unbelievable, politicians )

- 3063 days ago -
A 57-year-old Gresham man faces life imprisonment for tending a marijuana plantation east of Mount Hood and trying to run down a Forest Service officer who tried to arrest him, the government alleges
Canadian Politicians to Dine on Seals?!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, seals, seal meat, politicians, Canada, environment )

- 3134 days ago -
Well, I just lost my appetite. And it's thanks to the announcement that a "members-only" restaurant will soon be serving seal meat to politicians and journalists who work on Canada's Parliament Hill.

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