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David Bowie - Heroes   video
Offbeat  (tags: David Bowie, British Icon )

Sharon
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Music video by David Bowie performing "Heroes". Taken from the album "Heroes". Album released in 1977.
They Found An 800-Year-Old Pot Filled With Old Seeds. See What Grew When They Planted Them!
Offbeat  (tags: Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin, Winnipeg, Students )

Derek
- 3 hours ago - blog.thebreastcancersite.com
A few years ago, archaeologists at a dig on the First Nation's Menominee Reservation in Wisconsin found a small clay pot buried in the ground. The pot which researchers determined to be nearly 800 years old was a significant find itself but whats in it?
12 Year Old Canadian Girl Knows Why Canada Is Facing Bankruptcy   video
Offbeat  (tags: Canada, Bankruptcy, Corrupt Banking System, Inflation, Debt, 99% slaves to bankers and Wall Street )

Fiona
- 22 hours ago - youtube.com
Are there such problems facing other governments? If governments starting once again keeping faith with the people, would situations that lead to bad economies, wars for profit, and disenfranchisement of the people be able to be corrected?
Pictures of the Day: 2 May 2016
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 2 May 2016 )

Giana
- 6 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Wonderful photos.
The Interior of RMS Mauretania. It Was a Floating Palace and No Expense Was Spared in Its Construction and Internal Design
Offbeat  (tags: RMS Mauretania, Wallsend, River Tyne, Edwardian )

Derek
- 1 day ago - thevintagenews.com
Many observers claim the Mauretania to be the most successful and graceful Edwardian-era passenger liner ever built. RMS Mauretania was designed by Cunard naval architect Leonard Peskett, and built in Wallsend, on the River Tyne, near Newcastle upon Tyne
Elephants Bow Out at Top US Circus
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant's, Circuses, USA )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Elephants have performed for the last time at one of the top circuses in the United States.
Watch: Video Shows Terrifying Sinkhole Which Sucked in a Woman on Devon Beach.
Offbeat  (tags: Sinkhole, South Devon, Paignton Beach, Stream )

Derek
- 1 day ago - exeterexpressandecho.co.uk
A woman has described her brush with death after getting sucked into a sinkhole on a popular South Devon beach.Cheryl Zimmerman was pulled into the hole up to her knees - and was only rescued thanks to her quick-thinking sister.
Obama Breaks Out One-Liners at White House Correspondents' Dinner
Offbeat  (tags: Jokes, One-liners, President Obama, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Democrats and Republicans alike were the target of jokes by President Obama in his last White House Correspondents' dinner before leaving office.
This Cat Uses Power of Purr to Help Kids Fall in Love With Books
Offbeat  (tags: therapy animals, cat therapist, reading, social interaction, Washington )

Evelyn
- 12 hours ago - lovemeow.com
A friendly Birman cat from Washington has helped and encouraged kids to read and learn. Many children have fallen in love with reading because of their fluffy feline friend
The Lake That People Used to Flock to
Offbeat  (tags: Images, Rudyard Lake, Staffordshire, Staffordshire Moorlands )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Revealing images from 100 years ago show how people flocked to a rural Staffordshire lake that became known as the Blackpool of the Potteries.
This Is Rami, a Rescue Dog From Georgia Who Was the Result of Mixing a Pit Bull With a Daschshund.
Offbeat  (tags: Pit Bull, Dachshund, Georgia, Rescue Dog )

Derek
- 8 hours ago - jakesskulls.me
Rami was once wandering the streets, until it was rescued by animal control. When his rescuers shared some photos on social media, everybody was surprised to see a dog that looked like him!
Captain Cook's Endeavour Is Finally Found 230 Years After It Disappeared
Offbeat  (tags: Endeavour, Newport Harbour, Rhode Island, Battle of Rhode Island )

Derek
- 7 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
The last sighting of the Endeavour was around 1778 when it is believed the ship was sold, renamed the Lord Sandwich, and then used to transport British troops during the American Revolution.
I-Wonder: Why Do We Still Love Sherlock?
Offbeat  (tags: Books, Films, Victorian literature, Arthur Conan Doyle )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
I love investigating Victorian culture âEUR" in fact, itâEUR(TM)s my job. Over the years, IâEUR(TM)ve studied scores of the most iconic characters in Victorian literature. One always strikes me as particularly timeless âEUR" Sherlock Holmes.

Offbeat  (tags: pictures, photos, interesting, environment )

Marty
- 1 day ago - rbth.com
Russian photographer captures peaks, valleys and rivers of Altai.
Big Ben Bongs to Be Silenced for Months for 'Urgent Repairs'
Offbeat  (tags: Big Ben, London, Silence, Restoration, Urgent Repairs )

Derek
- 8 hours ago - itv.com
With such a recognisable image, it's little wonder Big Ben is one of the most visited tourist spots in London. But that could all be about to change as the landmark is silenced for restoration work.
Trump Accuses China of 'Raping' US With Unfair Trade Policy
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Trump, Trade, Economy, China. USA )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has accused China of "raping" the US, in renewed criticism of China's trade policy.
Poet Walt Whitman Health Tips Unearthed
Offbeat  (tags: Poet, Journalism, Health, Walt Whitman, USA )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A trove of journalism by the great US poet Walt Whitman is being published online after lying in obscurity more than 150 years.
 

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