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White Oak Tree Made Famous By The Shawshank Redemption Perishes During Strong Winds
Offbeat  (tags: Oak tree, shawshank redemption, movie, fallen, sad news )

Scooby
- 21 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
One of the most famous trees in movie history could no longer get busy living, so it got busy dying.
Florida Policeman Shoots Autistic Man's Unarmed Black Therapist
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, Unarmed, Black Therapist, USA )

Ray
- 20 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A Florida policeman shot and wounded an autistic man's unarmed black therapist on Monday, local media reports.
Forced to Work Like a Slave at the Age of 10
Offbeat  (tags: Force Labour, Slavery, Children, Ghana's Child Labourers )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
When Dampson was 10 he was given away by his mother to a man who forced him to work as a fisherman in dangerous conditions. He was treated like a slave and some of the boys he met were injured or died.
The Kinetics Of Empire
Offbeat  (tags: Empire, Imperialism, murder, drone attacks, racism, bizarre, culture, ethics, off-beat, safety, society, technology, unusual, usa, world )

Fiona
- 18 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
All life systems have laws that govern them, identified or not. Many are beyond human capacity to catalog and comprehend. But not all. Please note, comment, forward.
Pokemon Go For Radicals
Offbeat  (tags: Pokemon Go, cell phones, world, phenomenon, bizarre, americans, funny, pets, humans, off-beat, unusual, culture )

Fiona
- 13 hours ago - truth-out.org
f you happen to have been living under a rock this past week, there's a good chance someone turned it over looking for Pokémon. Please note, comment, forward.
Shots Fired' in Munich Shopping Centre, German Police Deployed
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Germany, Europe )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Shots have been fired in a Munich shopping centre and a police operation is under way,
Obama Presidency Poll
Offbeat  (tags: Obama, Poll, end citizens united )

M
- 18 hours ago - act.endcitizensunited.org
See title (Poll)
Dramatic Moment Woman Is Dragged Off By Tiger Seconds Before a Family Member Is Killed After Getting Out of Car Following a Figh
Offbeat  (tags: Chinese safari park, siberian tigers, sad news, cars )

Scooby
- 3 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A woman was eaten alive and another seriously injured after they jumped out of a car in a tiger enclosure at a Chinese safari park.
Now Richard III Skull May Prove He DID NOT Kill Princes: Mystery of the Missing Teeth Could Clear King of Murder in the Tow
Offbeat  (tags: History, King Richard III, princes, Towet, skull, teeth, Towet, Great Britain, innocent )

Scooby
- 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk
is one of the most dramatic and controversial tales in British history âEUR" how two young princes were murdered by their dastardly uncle so he could claim the throne for himself.
Trump Says US May Abandon Automatic Protections for Nato Countries
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Trump, NATO, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Donald Trump suggested he would reassess US treaties with longstanding allies.
How Humans and Wild Birds Collaborate to Get Precious Resources of Honey and Wax -- ScienceDaily
Offbeat  (tags: humans, animals, birds )

Nelson
- 3 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
By following honeyguides, a species of bird, people in Africa are able to locate bees' nests to harvest honey.
Japan's Lunchbox Trend 'Kyaraben' Takes Lunch Prep To Another Level
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, culture, design, humans, odd, off-beat, society, world )

Kathy
- 2 hours ago - npr.org
Packing your child's lunch calls for a whole different level of preparation in Japan. There, moms often shape ordinary lunch ingredients like ham or rice into cute little pandas, Pokemon or even famous people's faces. It's called character bento, and...
   

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