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Election 2015: How Feasible Would It Be to Introduce Online Voting?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, Politics, Voting, Online, Technology )

- 8 hours ago -
People can shop, date and bank online. How feasible would it be to allow internet voting at the general election?
16 Out Of This World Hiking Spots In Florida
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, parks, interesting, news, environment, off-beat, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
I have seen many of these wonderful places.
There Is a 3-Hour Wait at the First Taco Bell in Japan
Offbeat  (tags: Taco Bell )

- 1 day ago -
Taco Bell opens its first restaurant in Japan and the lines are crazy, with some people camping overnight or waiting for more than three hours to get in.
Wrongfully Imprisoned Man Eats A Bacon Cheeseburger After 36 Years Behind Bars
Offbeat  (tags: exonerated, wants bacon cheeseburger )

- 1 day ago -
Michael Hanline spent 36 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. When he was finally released, one of the first things he asked for was a hamburger. Specifically, he wanted a bacon cheeseburger that he had seen in commercials.
One of SydneyâEUR(TM)s Oldest Homes, a Grand Six-Bedroom Cottage Built for a Whaling Captain, Goes Up for Sale... With a 200 PAGE Boo
Offbeat  (tags: sydney, oldest, house, home, australia, whaling, captain )

- 1 day ago -
One of Sydney's oldest surviving homes is expected to go under the hammer for $4million in the much sought after harbourside suburb of Millers Point next month.
Clean Up Your Unsightly Yard With a Rentable Goat
Offbeat  (tags: goat rental )

- 12 hours ago -
If you're interested in getting rid of unwanted vegetation, but hate weed-whackers, Amazon will send a professional to scope out your yard.
Quacking Duck Ringtone Helps Firefighter Rescue Ducklings
Offbeat  (tags: baby ducks, off-beat )

- 12 hours ago -
Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a Louisiana firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain.
Ex-Wife of Bruce Jenner Tells All! Reality Dad Planned Sex Change In 1980s, Wanted Sons To Know Him As Aunt HeatherâEUR(TM)
Offbeat  (tags: BRUCE JENNER )

- 1 day ago -
Bruce JennerâEUR(TM)s ex-wife, Linda Thompson, has penned a revealing blog detailing how her marriage to the former Olympian fell apart as she watched him struggle to come to terms with his identity as a female.
BBC Sport. Athletics: ' Paula Got People Off Their Bums'
Offbeat  (tags: BBC Sport, Athletics, Marathon, Paula Radcliffe )

- 1 day ago -
On Sunday, Paula Radcliffe will say her farewells to the London Marathon. The greatest female marathon runner in history will run the race in a competitive guise one final time and in his latest BBC Sport column
Uproar as Artist Dyes Geysir Pink
Offbeat  (tags: artist, pink geysir, geyser, food dye )

- 1 day ago -
Chilean artist Marco Evaristii poured red fruit dye into the Strokkur geyser in Iceland, which made it erupt pink. He claimed it was artistic, but the local landowners failed to appreciate its artistic value. He was interrogated by the police.
Officer Reunited With Newborn He Found in Dumpster in 1989
Offbeat  (tags: baby found in dumpster )

- 1 day ago -
An officer who found an abandoned newborn in a garbage dumpster has been reunited with the now 25 year old man he helped save.
Dutch Man Cycles From Amsterdam to London...Carrying His Pet Cats in Special Box
Offbeat  (tags: cats, cycling, pets )

- 12 hours ago -
A Dutch man has cycled from Amsterdam to London carrying his cats in a specially crafted perspex box attached to his bike.
Best Friends: 22 Photos of Babies Meeting Pets for the First Time
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals meet babies )

- 11 hours ago -
Inspired by the sweet moment when TODAY anchor Savannah Guthrie's baby, Vale, first met Wrangler in the Orange Room, we asked members of our parenting community to send us photos of their own babies meeting the family pet for the first time.
Jihadi JohnâEUR(TM)s Extremist âEUR~MentorâEUR(TM) Cannot Be Deported Because of His Human Rights
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Al-Qaeda, Crime, Law, Religion, Terrorism, UK )

- 10 hours ago -
An extremist preacher with links to Jihadi John and the Muslim Brotherhood is living freely in London, as the UK government cannot deport him due to the Human Rights Act.
âEUR<EU Exit Would Cost Britain Up to £215 Billion, German Study Predicts
Offbeat  (tags: Tags EU, Economy, Politics, UK )

- 10 hours ago -
A British exit from the European Union could cost the UK billions of pounds, a report published by two German institutes predicts.
Historic Dharahara Tower Collapses In Nepal Earthquake
Offbeat  (tags: Historic Dharahara Tower Collapses )

- 1 day ago -
The devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, killing hundreds, has also destroyed several historic landmarks. Kathmandu's nine-story Dharahara Tower, first built in 1832, was reduced to rubble.
People Impersonate The Internet's Funniest Cats In This Absurd VW Spot
Offbeat  (tags: cats, ads )

- 12 hours ago -
They're cute. They're cuddly. And quite often they're jerks. But whether they're killing you with cuteness or being hell-raising rabble-rousers who seem intent on actually killing you, one thing is certain: the Internet loves them.

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