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Monopoly Was Invented To Show The Evil Of Capitalism
Offbeat  (tags: Monopoly, Board Game, Evil, Capitalism, High Rent, Buy, bizarre, business, children, crime, culture, ethics, government, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 2 hours ago - aeon.co
" Buy land âEUR" they arenâEUR(TM)t making it any more,âEUR(TM) quipped Mark Twain. ItâEUR(TM)s a maxim that would certainly serve you well in a game of Monopoly. The game taught children to buy property, build hotels, and charge high rent.
Steve Bannon Fired as Trump White House's Top Strategist
Offbeat  (tags: top strategist, fired, Trump, USA )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is the latest top aide of President Donald Trump to leave his post.
Trump Defends âEUR~BeautifulâEUR(TM) Civil War Statues
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Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
US President Donald Trump has denounced the removal of "beautiful" Confederate statues amid a heated national debate about US race relations. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart
Pampered Pooch Gets a Manicure | Daily Mail Online
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Christeen
- 14 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A good mani will improve your day.
Sir Bruce Forsyth: TV Legend Dies Aged 89
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainer, Announcement, Sad-News, UK )

Ray
- 13 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Sir Bruce Forsyth, the veteran entertainer and presenter of many successful TV shows, has died aged 89. The former Strictly Come Dancing presenter had been unwell for some time and was in hospital earlier this year after a severe chest infection.
Animal Coalition Pledges to Appeal Dismissal of USDA Animal Welfare Blackout Lawsuit
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Lone
- 7 hours ago - aldf.org
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is disappointed that United States District Judge William H. Orrick has dismissed its lawsuit against the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for removing tens of thousands of animal welfare records
Malala Yousafzai Accepts Place at Oxford University 5yrs After Taliban Shooting
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Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani-born Nobel Prize-winning activist who narrowly avoided death after being shot by the Taliban, has gained a place at Oxford University.
In Pictures: Sir Bruce Forsyth
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Sad-News, Inpictures, UK )

Ray
- 13 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Look back at his life, from early variety stardom and game shows to Strictly Come Dancing.
4 Western States Are Braced For A Cosmic Traffic Jam.....Caused By The American Eclipse
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Fiona
- 2 hours ago - hcn.org
4 Western states within the path of totality are getting ready as if theyâEUR(TM)re expecting a natural disaster. There are task forces, hotlines, and rerouted police. Local resources will be overwhelmed.
British MPs Condemn Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s Reaction to Neo-Nazi Protests
Offbeat  (tags: neo-Nazi protests, Fra-Rights Groups, Trump Remarks, British MP's, USA, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
British MPs have joined the condemnation of neo-Nazi clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia and US President Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s failure to specifically denounce far-right groups.
Barcelona: Van Hits Crowds in Ramblas Tourist Area
Offbeat  (tags: Terror Attack, Tourist Area, Barcelona, Spain )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A van has ploughed into crowds in Barcelona's Las Ramblas tourist area. Spanish police say several people have been injured in a "massive crash", while emergency services are urging people to stay away from the area around Plaça de Catalunya.
   

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