What's in a name?(Your name that is)
What's in a name?(Your name that is)
There are 305,593,604 people in the U.S.
How many have your name? picked by Bornbad 2 months ago
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 Suddenly, it may be cool to be an American again
Suddenly, it may be cool to be an American again
"She was a stranger, and she kissed me. Just for being an American..." picked by muppet 2 months ago
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 November 5th
November 5th
Remember, remember the fifth of November
Gunpowder, treason and plot.
I see no reason why gunpowder treason
Should ever be forgot.
Guy Fawkes, Guy Fawkes,
'Twas his intent
To blow up the King and the Parliament.
Three score barrels of powder below,
Poor old England to overthrow.
By God's providence he was catched
With a dark lantern and burning match.
Holloa boys, holloa boys,
God save the King! picked by Moe 2 months ago
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 Man Uses Car To Decapitate Himself In Revenge Againt Ex-Wife
Man Uses Car To Decapitate Himself In Revenge Againt Ex-Wife
Rather macabre story about a man so angry at his ex-wife that he sought out the only way he could harm her. Obviously it isn't a pleasant story, no graphic images however picked by 2manyusernames 2 months ago
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 Latin words are elitist and discriminatory
Latin words are elitist and discriminatory
In an effort to dumb down the language certain words that are of Latin origin are being requested to be banned. Words such as "per", "via", "vice versa", "et cetera" "ad lib" and others are "confusing" to some. Via (I mean by way of) picked by 2manyusernames 2 months ago
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 Pakistani Police Arrest Cleric Who Presided Over Kids' Wedding
Pakistani Police Arrest Cleric Who Presided Over Kids' Wedding
Police raided a wedding between a 7-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl in Pakistan's largest city, arresting the Muslim cleric officiating at the ceremony and the children's parents, a senior officer said Friday. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 E-mail error ends up on road sign
E-mail error ends up on road sign
When officials asked for the Welsh translation of a road sign, they thought the reply was what they needed. picked by jhordie 2 months ago
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 100 years old and no place to go
100 years old and no place to go
Neita Allen, who turns 100 today, has lived at St. Joseph's Medical Center for the last 327 days, even though she was ready to leave the hospital after 10 days. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 75yr old Blind Flamingo Attacked
75yr old Blind Flamingo Attacked
Four Australian teenagers were charged Thursday with attacking an almost blind great flamingo that is believed to be the oldest bird of its kind in the world. picked by Nateebiinature 2 months ago
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 Autumn in Great Britain
Autumn in Great Britain
Relax and enjoy the fall season with this audio slideshow on the beautiful grounds of Stourhead, Wiltshire, UK. For anyone who’d like to visit, there’s more on Stourhead here. picked by meggysue 2 months ago
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 Man accused of centipede bed attack
Man accused of centipede bed attack
A Malaysian man is accused of trying to hurt his neighbour with a dangerous weapon - centipedes.

A news report says a court has charged the man with allegedly unleashing the insects in the neighbour's bed following an argument. picked by DAVEthefish 2 months ago
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 Spicy pork sausage found in 'soiled diapers'
Spicy pork sausage found in 'soiled diapers'
Suspicious of the chunky diapers, inspectors with U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the international bridge in Hidalgo found several links of spicy pork sausage, or chorizo, inside. picked by Bornbad 2 months ago
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 German police seek speeding Muppet
German police seek speeding Muppet
Because German speed cameras are set up for left-hand drive vehicles, and this vehicle is right-hand drive, the cameras keep missing the driver’s face. Instead, they keep capturing clear views of a manic Muppet-like figure in the passenger seat.

Anybody know where Muppetmaker is right now? picked by tigertony 2 months ago
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 Why did the elephant cross the road?
Why did the elephant cross the road?
Answer: It didn't. Elephants in Africa's Congo Basin have become afraid of roads and won't cross them because they associate the roads with poachers and death. And as new roads are built, they act as virtual prison bars that shrink the size of the elephants' habitat. picked by Wingnut 2 months ago
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 Confessions of a Naked Sushi Model
Confessions of a Naked Sushi Model
We've heard about "pelvic models". Now listen to the words of a naked sushi model. You've seen the pictures of a naked or near naked woman festooned with raw fish which people proceed to eat off of her. There is a restaurant <nsfw> offering this in New York. picked by 2manyusernames 2 months ago
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 The real Bigfoot!
The real Bigfoot!
Honest. It's not fake. There are photos to prove it. I swear it's true. Why would I lie about a thing like this? picked by Bornbad 2 months ago
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 Foreclosure &quot;angel&quot; saves woman's house
Foreclosure "angel" saves woman's house
A Texas woman accompanied her son to a foreclosure auction. When house #73 came up, she happened to be sitting near the home's former owner, who was crying. So she bought the house, and is letting the owner make payments to her in order to stay in the home. picked by Marli 2 months ago
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 Man drives drunk to protest drink-drive charge
Man drives drunk to protest drink-drive charge
No brains when drinking! picked by topofall 2 months ago
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 Dominatrix is pussy whipped
Dominatrix is pussy whipped
A cat-loving Manhattan dominatrix who goes by the name of Goddess Haley is proving that sometimes abuse can be a good thing, as she uses the proceeds from her meet-and-beat sessions to save neglected felines. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 Jennifer Hudson's nephew has been found dead-Update-Identity is confirmed
Jennifer Hudson's nephew has been found dead-Update-Identity is confirmed
A child's body was found in the vehicle police were looking for in their search for 7-year-old Julian King, the missing nephew of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson. The medical examiner's office has sent investigators to the scene and said the body of a black boy was found inside, an office spokesman said. Update - the police have confirmed that the child is Julian King. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 Hero dog protects kittens from house fire
Hero dog protects kittens from house fire
A dog was hailed as a hero on Sunday after it risked its life to save a litter of newborn kittens from a house fire, rescuers said. Fire fighters, who revived the dog, said he refused to leave the building and was found by them alongside the litter of kittens, despite thick smoke. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 Brutal or amazing...You decide
Brutal or amazing...You decide
We always have to be careful of projecting our own emotions onto the animals we are watching but this situation made this extremely difficult. picked by Bornbad 2 months ago
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 Fishermen catch a dog a mile out at sea
Fishermen catch a dog a mile out at sea
Instead of reeling in a fish, they discovered they had caught a missing cairn terrier, who ironically, hates the water. picked by suebe 2 months ago
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 Gobekli Tepe: The World&#8217;s First Temple?
Gobekli Tepe: The World’s First Temple?
Predating Stonehenge by 6,000 years, Turkey's stunning Gobekli Tepe upends the conventional view of the rise of civilization picked by KerOBeroS32 2 months ago
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 Rare Film Shows 1904 London Life
Rare Film Shows 1904 London Life
A historian stumbled on the footage, 104 years after it was filmed, while doing a routine search in the Australian National Film Archive. The 12-minute silent documentary is a fantastic panorama of life in London at the beginning of the last century picked by 2manyusernames 2 months ago
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