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Borowitz Report-Furious Obama Says Calls to Putin Going Straight Voicemail Hell(**Sick Humor!)
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, arts, culture, obnoxious design, bad odds, criminal humor, bad manors )

Wild
- 6 hours ago - newyorker.com
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)--In what he called "a provocative and defiant act," President Obama charged on Tuesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin has started letting his calls go directly to voice mail.
Radioactive Pigs. Just Another Reason to Visit Germany.
Offbeat  (tags: environment, health, food, safety, boars are radioactive, Chernobyl, diet, Europe, German government, Germany, health, nuclear energy, public saftery, radioactive material, sausages, wild boar )

Joanne
- 6 hours ago - wellthisiswhatithink.com
A new study from the German government, reported by The Telegraph, shows that more than one in three wild boar killed by hunters in the region are too radioactive to be safe for humans to eat.
The Super Cat & Dog Video of the Year
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, cats, humor, fun, hilarious, culture, funny, off-beat, pets, society )

Lone
- 7 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
VIDEO - This video is just so much fun, we've watched it 3 times over already! For all you cat lovers out there (and some dog) - this is one of the most hilarious and adorable video we've ever seen!
Clegg Calls for Ashya King to Be Reunited With Parents
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Healthcare, Neglect, Treatment, Medication, NICE, NHS, Politics, UK )

Ray
- 11 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Nick Clegg has called for brain tumour patient Ashya King's parents to be freed and reunited with their son. Brett and Naghemeh King are being held in custody in Madrid after removing Ashya from hospital in Southampton and travelling to Spain.
Secret FBI Project Trained Alaskans in Preparation for Soviet Invasion
Offbeat  (tags: FBI, History, Intelligence, Military, Politics, Psychology, Security, USA )

Ray
- 16 hours ago - rt.com
Declassified documents reveal that in the 1950s the FBI trained Alaskan residents to become agents behind enemy lines if the Soviets invaded. No women, Eskimo, Indians or Aleuts were included, with native peoples considered unreliable.
Timothy Cox Fort Worth Texas National Parks Opening History
Offbeat  (tags: environment )

Timothy
- 1 day ago - bioxfel.org
Timothy Cox Fort Worth Texas National Parks opening history
Kanpyo: Good Savor, Rich in Dietary Fibers
Offbeat  (tags: food, diet, health, kanpyo, Tochigi prefecture, Japan, dietary fibers, calabash, interesting )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - the-japan-news.com
To put it simply, kanpyo is dried shavings of the calabash fruit, which is a type of gourd.
Ten Days Left to Vacuum Up a Powerful Cleaner
Offbeat  (tags: Home, Domestic Cleaners, Electrical, EU, Human Rights )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Anyone wanting to buy a powerful vacuum cleaner has only 10 days left to be certain of getting one - following new EU rules that come in next month.
   

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