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Kentucky Derby Horse Or Nail Polish Color? (QUIZ)
Offbeat  (tags: horse racing, nail polish, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, crime, sad news )

Barb
- 1904 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
As we were getting excited about Saturday's Kentucky Derby race (mostly by ogling photos of amaaaaazing hats from years past), we realized something about the names of the horses competing at Churchill Downs this year: they sound like nail polish names.
Lone Pine Tree That Is Symbol Of Hope In Disaster Area Fights For Survival
Offbeat  (tags: Iwate, pine tree, survival, symbol of hope, disaster, March 11, deadly tsunami, critical condition, hot summer, sad news )

Naoko
- 2138 days ago - asahi.com
RIKUZENTAKATA, Iwate Prefecture - A resilient pine tree, a lone survivor of the deadly March 11 tsunami, is now in critical condition -- and the outlook is bleak.
John Travolta's Dogs Killed in Airport Accident - PopEater -
Offbeat  (tags: animals, two small dogs, killed, accident, John Travolta, pets, airport, sad news )

Barb
- 2622 days ago - popeater.com
An airport vehicle struck and killed two dogs belonging to John Travolta at Bangor International Aiport in Maine last Thursday.
Marie Osmond's 18-Year-Old Son Dies
Offbeat  (tags: sad news, marie osmond's, son, suicide )

Barb
- 2701 days ago - cnn.com
Marie Osmond's 18-year-old son committed suicide by jumping off a building in Los Angeles on Saturday. He struggled with depression all his life. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Marie's family.
Relatives Mourn Young Family Lost in RI Blaze
Offbeat  (tags: housefire, deaths, women, men, children, sad news )

Lone
- 2721 days ago - missoulian.com
A mother is grieving after a house fire in Warwick, R.I., claimed the lives of five people, including her daughter, granddaughter and future son-in-law.
Entertainer Danny La Rue Dies at 81
Offbeat  (tags: DragQueen, Danny La Rue, Dies, entertainers, sad news )

Tj
- 2972 days ago - news.uk.msn.com
His spokeswoman said: "Danny died peacefully in his sleep just before midnight last night after a short illness. His beloved companion Annie Galbraith was with him at their home in Kent."
   

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