Category Archives: World news

Slow Down, Pardner

Well, it’s certainly a novel approach: Fed up that local cops weren’t doing anything to slow down traffic near her home in Ningbo, China, Lin Chen took matters into her own hands, the Mirror reported. The 67-year-old dressed an inflatable … Continue reading

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When Seconds Count

The police are only minutes away. Apparently because they’re all busy saving drowning victims. Drowning victims that are actually inflatable sex dolls. Police in China launched a major rescue operation to save a drowning woman, only to discover the victim … Continue reading

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And Now For Something Completely Different

Pole dancing prostitutes destroy street signs in New Zealand. “Prostitutes use these street sign poles as dancing poles,” said Donna Lee, an elected member of the city council’s Otara-Papatoetoe Local Board. “The poles are part of their soliciting equipment and … Continue reading

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Credit Where Credit Isn’t Due

Sometimes, you have to read the British press to get the news – instead of the current leftist meme going around in the American media. The Daily Mail is reporting the slap back at Obama’s claim to the government being … Continue reading

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Elizabeth’s Secret

It seems women’s lingerie appeared several centuries before previously thought. Call it Elizabeth’s Secret: The lace and linen undergarments date back to hundreds of years before women’s underwear was thought to exist. They had lain hidden in a vault beneath … Continue reading

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Smart Diplomacy

Tomatoes and shoes thrown at Hillary Clinton’s motorcade in Egypt. Protesters threw tomatoes and shoes at U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s motorcade on Sunday during her first visit to Egypt since the election of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi. A … Continue reading

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Coup, Coup, Ca, Choo, Redux

And finally, 24 hours late, the military seizes control of Egypt, forcing Mubarak (and apparently his new vice president, as well) to step aside. President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt resigned his post and turned over all power to the military … Continue reading

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Coup, Coup, Ca, Choo

Be careful what you wish for. Egypt appears to be under control of its military today. Thousands of protesters have gathered in Cairo’s Tahrir Square awaiting word on whether Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will stay in office amid conflicting reports … Continue reading

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They Have Learned Nothing, And Forgotten Nothing Everything

David Warren: For 30 years since, Hosni Mubarak has tried to advance his country in the direction Sadat pointed, while fully aware that he was straddling a volcano. Those who judge Mubarak by the standards of western constitutional democracies must … Continue reading

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Color Me Jaded

Egypt’s future is being decided right now by a few power brokers: It is a safe guess, though, that while the media are in Tahrir Square boosting “revolution,” and commenting that nothing will ever be the same again, the future … Continue reading

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No Whey

Hot buttered murder! A Sicilian couple thought they had the perfect weapon to get rid of her ex-husband — a slab of butter which would melt after they asphyxiated him, the Corriere della Sera newspaper reported Saturday. But a post-mortem … Continue reading

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“Nature Can Be Controlled… It Becomes A Nuisance If People Fart Anywhere.”

Malawi lawmakers ponder great things: Malawian lawmakers will next week debate a law change to criminalise public farting, which a cabinet minister said had been encouraged by democracy. “The government has a right to ensure public decency. We are entitled … Continue reading

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This Should Scare The Hell Out Of You

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Egypt Burning

There are reports of rioting in the streets of Cairo and that the Egyptian Museum has been set afire by a molotov cocktail. A portion of the famed Egyptian Museum in Cairo is reportedly on fire from one of the … Continue reading

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Mubarak Says He Will Step Down

And he says he will not flee Egypt, either: Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said on Tuesday he would not leave Egypt although he would step down from the presidency at the end of his term, due to end when the … Continue reading

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