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Goofy Dinosaur Blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks
Offbeat  (tags: science, research, history, discovery, dinosaurs, Mongolia, goofy, interesting )

Naoko
- 50 minutes ago - mainichi.jp
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.
Amazing Spiders
Offbeat  (tags: photography of spiders, scary spiders, spiders with scary names, Halloween spiders, bizarre, animals, goodnews, off-beat, photos, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Betsy
- 2 hours ago - livescience.com
Check out these photographs of some amazing spiders. There are a few here that could qualify for Halloween Monsters. BTW Happy Halloween. Betsy Bee OMG Spiders
Prepare for Movember Moustache Madness With 11 Hairy Facts
Offbeat  (tags: mustache, world, bizarre, culture, design, environment, humans, interesting, off-beat, performance, photos, pictures, society, unusual )

Frank
- 5 hours ago - mirror.co.uk
As you ditch the razer in readiness for a hairy Movember, 11 things you never knew about the humble moustache
Remembering Ben Bradlee
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, Watergate, USA )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
No-one took on the aura of the swashbuckling newspaperman with more style than Ben Bradlee, who became one of the great editors. He loved the life, but he was also a man of steel.
New Google Street View Captures Chimpanzees In Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Chimpanzees in Google Street viewenviron )

Jean
- 15 hours ago - thedodo.com
It's been more than 50 years since Jane Goodall first stepped foot in dense jungles of Tanzania's Gombe National Park to begin her groundbreaking studies on the behavior and social structure of the chimpanzees that live there.
Tales From the India Office
Offbeat  (tags: British Library, India )

Ray
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A transgender singer hits stardom in Baghdad. Officials scramble to impose order after a Kuwaiti restaurant is found to be selling cat meat. Gulf royals on an official visit to London are left marooned in a drab south London suburb because of a shortage
Tis the Season for Raptors
Offbeat  (tags: Birds, Canada, red-tailed hawks, animals, environment, photos, pictures, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - beachmetro.com
Despite what it looks like, this is normal behaviour for this pair of red-tailed hawks, nesting near Rosetta McClain Park. The park's southwest Scarborough location is ideal for getting a close-up view of raptors
Upcoming Arts Events: 'Sweeney Todd's Woods,' 'Show Boat,' Jeremy Jordan
Offbeat  (tags: arts, off-beat, performance )

Larisa
- 1 day ago - nj.com
The New York Philharmonic continues its successful series of musicals in concert, which has recently featured "Sweeney Todd," "Carousel" and "Company" with "Show Boat."
'My Bus, My Rules': Gay Couple Ordered Off London Bus for Kissing
Offbeat  (tags: Transport, Bus, Human rights, Scandal, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
A London transport employee is under investigation after he allegedly threw a gay couple off his bus after he saw them kissing.
Senate Refuses to Blame Bush, Senior Aides in CIA Torture Investigation
Offbeat  (tags: Al-Qaeda, CIA, Conflict, Guantanamo, History, Human rights, Intelligence, Law, Politics, Scandal, Security, Terrorism, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
A classified US Senate probe into the CIA's post-9/11 detention and interrogation program does not evaluate the role of former President George W. Bush or top administration officials in approving abuses including torture, according to a new report.
Obama Considers Allowing Torture Overseas
Offbeat  (tags: CIA, Crime, Guantanamo, Human rights, Intelligence, Obama, Security, Terrorism, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
The White House is reportedly wrestling over how to interpret a ban on "cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment" ahead of a meeting in Geneva next month concerning the United Nations charter on torture.
   

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