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Phil Collins - I Don't Care Anymore [Lyrics]   video
Offbeat  (tags: odd, off-beat, Don't Care Anymore, humans )

MmAWAY
- 15 hours ago - youtu.be
Just my humble opinion today!
Restaurant Tipping Abuse Under Investigation
Offbeat  (tags: Restaurant, tipping, abuse, Underhand practice )

Ray
- 17 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Business Secretary Sajid Javid has ordered an investigation into the "abuse" of tipping in restaurants.
Personality Quiz: Which U.K. Nation Are You?
Offbeat  (tags: U.K., culture, humans, interesting )

Sandra
- 1 day ago - bbcamerica.com
the United Kingdom has its own national identity---England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland: if you wish to associate yourself with any of the home nations in the United Kingdom, hereâEUR(TM)s a quiz to help you get started.
Govt Subsidized Muslims OnlyHousing Given License To Discriminate
Offbeat  (tags: Islam, Muslims, apartheid, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, disability, disabilism, crime, HumanRights, ethics )

Penny
- 18 hours ago - frontpagemag.com
Muslim Apartheid housing in Canada is apparently not only legal, but even government subsidized. As one wheelchair bound young man found out.
Strange and Unusual Photos
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, interesting, off-beat, photos, unusual, wildlife )

Frans
- 7 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
There are a lot of incredible things in the world and photography brings them closer to us. There are natural wonders, scientific innovations, beautiful pieces of art sourced from vivid imaginations and strange quirks that make life oh-so interesting...
Australia's Nanny State: A Case of Arrested Development?
Offbeat  (tags: Law is Law, Nanny statemail, Arrested Development, Australia )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
For me, the laid-back, easy-come, easy-go, throw-another-shrimp-on-the-barbie stereotype of Australia is encapsulated in the vibe of its unofficial anthem, Waltzing Matilda, where a swagman pinches a local sheep for his supper.
Gary and the Seal in the Scilly Isles
Offbeat  (tags: seal, diver, scilli isles, videographer, grey seal, scuba diving, animals, environment, humans, interesting, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - surfgirlmag.com
The best video you will watch all weekend. Seal wants a tummy tickle. Videographer Gary Grayson get an unbelievable encounter with an Atlantic Grey Seal whilst Scuba Diving in the Isles of Scilly off the coast of Cornwall.
Health Benefits of a Daytime Snooze
Offbeat  (tags: Daytime snooze, Health Benefits, heart attacks, blood pressure )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Researchers say taking forty winks in the middle of the day could reduce blood pressure and stave off heart attacks.
Frank Sinatra, I'Ve Got You Under My Skin   video
Offbeat  (tags: music, Frank Sinatra, society, humans )

MmAWAY
- 13 hours ago - youtu.be
Just wanted to hear a little bit more of FRANK!
Sir Ian McKellen: Fight Not Over on Gay Rights
Offbeat  (tags: campaigner, gas rights, Sir Ian McKellen )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Actor Sir Ian McKellen has played a variety of amazing parts in his career, but one role he has always held dear in his personal life is as a gay rights campaigner.
Rugby Player's Widow Sings Challenge Cup Final Hymn
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Rugby, Wembley Stadium., England, UK )

Ray
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The widow of a rugby player who died after collapsing during a match has sung Abide With Me before the Challenge Cup Final at Wembley.
On This Day 2001: Milosevic to Face Genocide Charge
Offbeat  (tags: On This Day, Slobodan Milosevic, War Crimes, Tribunal, Hague )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Former Yugoslav president Slobodan Milosevic is to be charged with genocide - the most serious of all war crimes.
Suicide-Risk Behaviour Patterns Identified - Study
Offbeat  (tags: study, report, mental health, Suicide-risk )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Depressed people who display "risky behaviour", agitation and impulsivity are at least 50% more likely to attempt suicide, a study has found.
Brain Cells 'Burn Out' in Parkinson's Disease
Offbeat  (tags: Parkinson's disease, Brain cells, Health, study )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Brain cells in Parkinson's disease exhaust themselves and die prematurely, burning out like an "overheating motor", an early study suggests.
Are We Addicted to Technology?
Offbeat  (tags: addiction, technology, Health, nervous system, brain chemical )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Just five minutes after meeting sleep and energy expert Dr Nerina Ramlakhan in her central London clinic, she delivers some bad news. "You've got the classic pattern of someone who's in a fatigue cycle," she says.
On This Day 1997: Princess Diana Dies in Paris Crash
Offbeat  (tags: On This Day, Car Crash, Princess of Wales, France )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Diana, Princess of Wales, has died after a car crash in Paris. She was taken to hospital in the early hours of Sunday morning where surgeons tried for two hours to save her life but she died at 0300 BST.
On This Day 1980: Polish Workers Win Trade Union Rights
Offbeat  (tags: On This Day, Trade Union, Poland )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Striking Polish workers have won a sweeping victory in a two-month battle with their Communist rulers for the right to independent trade unions and the right to strike.
On This Day 1982: PLO Leader Forced From Beirut
Offbeat  (tags: On This Day, PLO, Beirut, Military, Israeli )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The leader of the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) has left his Beirut headquarters after more than a decade.
Blood Sugar Monitor Tested on Diabetes Patients
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Health Care, diabetes, monitoring, implants, NHS patients, UK )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A blood sugar monitor that can stay in the body for up to five months is being tested on NHS patients.
Speed of Autism Diagnosis Must Improve, Experts Say
Offbeat  (tags: Children, autism, diagnosis, National Autistic Society and academics, NHS England, NHS England )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Children with autism are having to wait an average of three-and-a-half years before diagnosis, experts claim.
Raccoon Swims In Pool : Video Clips From The Coolest One
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, interesting, pictures )

Christeen
- 1 hour ago - coolestone.com
Just going for a little swim.
Best Animal Photos of the Week!
Offbeat  (tags: animal photos, animals, cats, interesting, off-beat, pets, photos, pictures )

Lone
- 48 minutes ago - ba-bamail.com
Enjoy these stunning captures of animal life at its best moments.
EuroHockey 2015: England Beat Netherlands in Penalty Shoot-Out
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, EuroHockey 2015 Championships )

Ray
- 19 hours ago - m.bbc.co.uk
England Women beat the Netherlands on penalties to win the EuroHockey Championships for the first time since 1991.Maddie Hinch was the hero, saving three penalties and making a number of other brilliant stops in regular time.
The Teabagger Socialist-Free Purity Pledge
Offbeat  (tags: humor, satire, TEA Party )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - dailykos.com
Just to make sure that TEA Party Patriots are truly 100% free of hypocrisy.
On This Day 1994: IRA Declares 'Complete' Ceasefire
Offbeat  (tags: Ireland, IRA, ceasefire, politics, UK )

Ray
- 2 hours ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The IRA has announced a ceasefire after a quarter of a century of what it called its "armed struggle" to get the British out of Northern Ireland.
   

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