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Strange and Unusual Photos
Offbeat  (tags: culture, design, interesting, odd, off-beat, photos, world )

Lone
- 1 day 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
Chilcot: Limit Legal Advice Payments, Says Tory MP David Davis
Offbeat  (tags: Legal Advice, Payments, Limitations, Chilcote, Politicians, Military Figures )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
The government should limit the amount of money spent on legal advice for politicians, officials and military figures as part of the Chilcot inquiry, a senior Conservative MP has said.
Brian May: 'We Need Cecil's Law'
Offbeat  (tags: brian may, queen, guitarist, cecils law, lion, hunters )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - contactmusic.com
Queen Rocker Brian May Is Calling For International Legislation To Outlaw Animal Hunts In The Wake Of The Killing Of Cecil The Lion.
Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin Funniest Clip   video
Offbeat  (tags: funny, interesting, off-beat, society, photos, unusual )

MmAWAY
- 17 hours ago - youtu.be
Old time old FUN!!!! I do hope you enjoy
Iraq Inquiry: Day-By-Day Timeline
Offbeat  (tags: Iraq Inquiry, Time Line )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A UK inquiry into the 2003 Iraq war is looking at the run-up to the conflict, whether troops were properly prepared, how the war was conducted and what planning there was for its aftermath.
Cecil Has His Revenge! PETA Hits Back at Controversial Lion Killer Costume With Its Own Alternative That Sees the Slain Animal a
Offbeat  (tags: cecil, lion, walter palmer, haloween costume, peta, dentist, murderer )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
PETA is fighting back against an online retailer that created a controversial Cecil the Lion Killer costume, complete with a severed head, by releasing its own gory Halloween ensemble entitled "Cecil's Revenge".
Billie Holiday- The Way You Look Tonight   video
Offbeat  (tags: americans, movies, photos, pictures, unusual )

MmAWAY
- 17 hours ago - youtu.be
How Fun for those of you that remember this! Old Times!
Wildlife Slideshow - San Gabriel Valley   video
Offbeat  (tags: Music, Birds, goodnews, interesting )

MmAWAY
- 9 hours ago - youtu.be
"Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik": I. Allegro" by Camerata Salzburg and Francesco Macci, Camerata Salzburg
For Inca Road Builders, Extreme Terrain Was No Obstacle
Offbeat  (tags: culture, interesting, environment, historical site )

Beryl
- 20 hours ago - npr.org
One of history's greatest engineering feats is one you rarely hear of. It's the Inca Road, parts of which still exist today across much of South America.
Pub Patrons in Ireland Notice a Cat Hanging By Its Paws From a Window ...
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humans, cats, rescues )

Dianne
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
...The cat is meowing pitifully as, fully stretched, its body becomes too exhausted to hang on. Then one paw lets go, then ....
Poland Radar Image 'Almost Certainly Nazi Train'
Offbeat  (tags: Nazi-Germany, Train, Discovered, Poland, WW2 )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Polish official says ground-penetrating radar images have left him "99% convinced" that a World War Two German military train is buried near the south-western city of Walbrzych.
Elephant Excitement By the Waterhole
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, excitement, waterhole )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - facebook.com
VIDEO LISTEN TO THIS FEAST OF ELEPHANT SOUNDS There is often a lot of excitement when elephants go for a swim, especially when the herd is comprised of over 50 individuals from different family units!
DoctorBeDancing
Offbeat  (tags: culture, humans, performance, charity, dancing, kindness )

Dianne
- 1 day ago - nbcnews.com
This dancing doctor used to do stand-up comedy. Now that he is a doctor in residence, he dances on the street to raise money for charity!
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.
Sir Ian McKellen: Fight Not Over on Gay Rights
Offbeat  (tags: campaigner, gas rights, Sir Ian McKellen )

Ray
- 22 hours 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.
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
- 23 hours 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.
Why Do Some People Refer to Themselves in the Third Person?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, politicians, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump quite often refers to himself as "Trump" - instead of using the words "I" or "me". It's an eccentric habit that delights his critics, though he's just the latest in a long line of politicians to talk this way
Hilarious Letter From PTA Speaks the Truth
Offbeat  (tags: schools, fundraisers, humor )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - yahoo.com
A PTA fundraiser handout from one Texas school has been making the rounds online for its newfound approach to the classic school bake sales, wrapping-paper drives, and fun runs.
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.
Watch These 'Pro-Life' Supporters Turn 'Pro-Choice' Right Before Your Eyes
Offbeat  (tags: humor, abortion, videos, editing, anti-choice )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - dailykos.com
Oh, you like heavily edited and/or statements taken out of context? Then you'll love this new video from Majority Ohio in defense of Planned Parenthood, which proves two can play at this game.
EuroHockey 2015: England Beat Netherlands in Penalty Shoot-Out
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, EuroHockey 2015 Championships )

Ray
- 1 hour 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.
Rugby Player's Widow Sings Challenge Cup Final Hymn
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Rugby, Wembley Stadium., England, UK )

Ray
- 1 hour 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.
Govt Subsidized Muslims OnlyHousing Given License To Discriminate
Offbeat  (tags: Islam, Muslims, apartheid, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, disability, disabilism, crime, HumanRights, ethics )

Penny
- 4 minutes 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.
   

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