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An African American Revolutionary Reflects On His Exile In Cuba
Offbeat  (tags: African Americans, Revolutionary, Exile, Cuba, 46 years, sad, americans, culture, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 23 days ago - aeon.co
Once a political revolutionary in the United States, Charlie Hill has lived in Cuba for 46 years. Hill and members of his group clashed with law enforcement in 1971 in Jackson, Mississippi 13 minute video on site.
Friendly Stray Cat Dances When We Pet Him   video
Offbeat  (tags: sweet, dancing, stray cat, sad, awesome-pawsome kitty video )

Barb
- 128 days ago - youtube.com
Meet George! (we named him) the stray cat when you pet him, he makes cookies on the ground! Such an adorable cat! We met him on holiday at the Greek Islands.
Erin Moran, 'Happy Days' Actress, Dead at 56 (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: entertainment news, happy days, erin moran, sad, video )

Barb
- 180 days ago - cnn.com
(CNN) Popular actress Erin Moran, a mainstay on TV from the late '60s to the mid-'80s and best known for her kid-sister role in the sitcom "Happy Days," has died. She was 56.
His Dying Wish Was to Marry Her. A Hospital Sprang Into Action to Make It Happen.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, people, death, cancer, dying, marriage, heartwarming, bittersweet, sad )

Robert
- 308 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The 33-year-old had leukemia, and on Friday morning, he was preparing to let go from his hospital bed in Amarillo, Tex. Hospital staff members were aware that he didnâEUR(TM)t have long and asked if he had a final wish.
TMZ: Prince Has Passed Away at the Age of 57 (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: Prince, Entertainer, signer, performer, 57, passed away, sad, fans, video )

Barb
- 547 days ago - fox6now.com
MINNESOTA -- The artist known as Prince has died, according to TMZ. He was 57. Prince's body was discovered at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning, April 21st.
Five of the Most Recent Species to Go Extinct in the Wild
Offbeat  (tags: endangered, animals, snails, birds, sad, news )

Scooby
- 735 days ago - thestar.com
While the Northern white rhino is just four members away from vanishing from the face of the planet, more than 4,700 critically endangered species worldwide could be on the brink of extinction in the wild, according to the IUCN, the authoritative voice
Save Our Lions From Canned Hunting and Petition   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, crime, culture, sad, murder, lions, protection, safety, society, wildlife )

Gillian
- 820 days ago - youtube.com
The Official trailer for Blood Lions, a documentary that exposes the terrible truth behind the predator breeding and canned lion hunting industries in South Africa. http://www.bloodlions.org/
Police Officer Distracting A Little Girl After Fatal Accident Captured In Tragic Photo
Offbeat  (tags: car accident, Brighton Police Officer, baby girl, look for the helpers, bittersweet, sad, news )

Barb
- 847 days ago - aplus.com
Given recent events, tragedy is definitely not lacking in the U.S. these days. Hate-fueled massacres and deadly car crashes are all too common. But there's a quote that first began circulating during the Boston bombings that reminds us to have
Watch The Sweet Moment A Toddler Says Goodbye To Family Garbage Man, His 'First Friend'
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, people, friends, friendship, unusual, heartwarming, sad, goodbye )

Robert
- 874 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For this toddler who has to say farewell to his garbage collector BFF, trash day kind of stinks.
Is Your Cat An Old Soul?
Offbeat  (tags: Catsters, karma-old-soul-cats, in tune with feelings, sad, happy, ill health )

Barb
- 1159 days ago - catster.com
My cats are in tune with my feelings -- they know when I'm feeling blue and when I need some love. Some cats seem to be more in tune with certain things than other cats. Do you have a cat that you'd call an "old soul"? I do.
Robin Williams Dead -- Commits Suicide
Offbeat  (tags: humans, unusual, news, society, sad, actor )

Marty
- 1166 days ago - tmz.com
According to the Marin County Sheriff's Office ... authorities found William's body inside his home. They say he was found unresponsive.
Glastonbury's Abandoned Dog Named After Dolly Parton
Offbeat  (tags: Dolly Parton, dog, abandoned, sad, humans )

Giana
- 1199 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Singer Dolly Parton has sent out a message about "Dolly" the Galsto dog. Important message to cruel animal owners!
Mysterious Black and White Photo Found in Stray Dog's Collar
Offbeat  (tags: stray dog, collar, photo, old, mysterious, sad )

Giana
- 1367 days ago - gma.yahoo.com
One stray dog found in Greenville, S.C., has posed quite a mystery for the local animal shelter that took him in.
Lindsey Vonn Adopts Shelter Dog With a Bum Knee
Offbeat  (tags: sports, adoption, dog, injury, sad, happy )

Giana
- 1380 days ago - grindtv.com
Day after she announces withdrawal from Winter Olympics because of a bum knee, America's downhill skiing sweetheart takes in an unwanted dog
 

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