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National Cat Day 2016: 10 Quotes About The WorldâEUR(TM)s Favorite Pets (VIDEO!!)
Offbeat  (tags: National Cat Day, need-to-be-rescued, protection, safety, pets, usa, awareness, PRECIOUS CATS, awesome-pawsome kitty video )

Barb
- 295 days ago - ibtimes.com
National Cat Day is celebrated Oct. 29 every year in the United States. It was founded in 2005 to celebrate the love for cats, the world's favorite pet, and to raise awareness about the number of cats that need to be rescued each year.
The Russian Song By Sting   video
Offbeat  (tags: Sting, The Russians Love Their Children Too, hysteria, ideology, USA, Russia, politics )

Dandelion
- 362 days ago - youtube.com
I thought with all the hysteria about the Russians going on again in the USA that brings forth another cold war that this song might be a good reminder.
Caught on Video: El Jefe, the Only Known Jaguar in the U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: jaguar, usa, wildlife, video )

Barb
- 338 days ago - catster.com
The big cat's habitat, however, is threatened by a recent federal decision on a copper mine.
Harambe the Gorilla: Cincinnati Zoo 'Not Amused' By Memes
Offbeat  (tags: Petitions, Shooting, Gorilla. Zoo, USA )

Ray
- 363 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A zoo in Cincinnati, Ohio, says it is "not amused" by the numerous memes and petitions created after one of its gorillas was shot dead
If You Wonder Why The USA Is Failing - Or Why Trump Got Elected   video
Offbeat  (tags: July 4, Independence Day, UK, USA, stupid responses, duh, pathetic, we are in trouble )

Dandelion
- 41 days ago - youtube.com
I bet if he asked what the Kardashians were doing or any number of fluff they would get most of those questions correct. This is pathetic.
Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize for Literature
Offbeat  (tags: Nobel Prize for Literature, Entertainment, USA )

Ray
- 311 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US singer Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, becoming the first songwriter to win the prestigious award.
North Korea Says Considering Missile Strike on Guam
Offbeat  (tags: Military Attack Threat, Guam, USA, North Korea )

Ray
- 11 days ago - bbc.co.uk
North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile strikes on the US Pacific territory of Guam.
Hollywood Legend Zsa Zsa Gabor Dies at 99
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Hollywood Legand, USA )

Ray
- 245 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The actress Zsa Zsa Gabor has died after suffering a heart attack, aged 99, her husband has confirmed.
Carrie Fisher, Star Wars Actress, Dies Aged 60
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Arts, Actress, Sad News, USA )

Ray
- 236 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US actress Carrie Fisher, best known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars series, has died aged 60, days after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Asylum Seeker Confronts Republican Senator
Offbeat  (tags: Muslim Asylum Seeker, Trump's Immigration Ban, Republican Senator, USA )

Ray
- 178 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Republican Senator Chuck Grassley faced tough questions from his constituents at a town hall meeting.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio Found Guilty of Violating Judge's Order
Offbeat  (tags: criminal contempt, Joe Arpaio, USA )

Ray
- 20 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Joe Arpaio, the controversial former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, has been found guilty of criminal contempt - a federal offence
4 Western States Are Braced For A Cosmic Traffic Jam.....Caused By The American Eclipse
Offbeat  (tags: total solar eclipse, natural disaster, emergency preparedness, sparse resources, water, food, gas.americans, bizarre, culture, environment, funny, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, police, protection, safety, society, unusual, usa )

Fiona
- 2 days ago - hcn.org
4 Western states within the path of totality are getting ready as if theyâEUR(TM)re expecting a natural disaster. There are task forces, hotlines, and rerouted police. Local resources will be overwhelmed.
8 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in America
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, interesting, dogs, beach, USA, travel, animals, off-beat, pets, culture )

Connie
- 72 days ago - cntraveler.com
photos to make you smile!
Right to Bare Arms: US Congresswomen Protest Against Dress Code
Offbeat  (tags: dress code pretest, Congresswomen, USA )

Ray
- 36 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US Congresswomen have protested for the right to bare arms in parts of Washington DC's Capitol building.
COMMA MISTAKE A Court's Decision in a Maine Labor Dispute Hinged on the Absence of An Oxford Comma
Offbeat  (tags: USA, Maine, serial comma, nerdy ruling, laws, grammatically ambiguous, workers' win, labor dispute, interesting, odd, off-beat )

Evelyn
- 154 days ago - qz.com
On March 13, a US court of appeals determined that certain clauses of Maine's overtime laws are grammatically ambiguous. Because of that lack of clarity, the five drivers won their appeal and were found eligible for overtime
 

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