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23 Incredible Places In Scotland Where You Can Get Married

Fancy saying ‘I do’ on top of a mountain? If you want a truly unique and personal wedding, then you should definitely hold it in Scotland. View this image › Eilidh Robertson Photography / Via eilidhrobertson.co.uk Scottish law allows couples to marry anywhere, even outdoors, as long as the ceremony is conducted by a religious […]

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‘Anti-racist’ Swedish Cultural Minister slices into minstrel cake

http://twitter.com/#!/politicalmath/status/192284935455903744 This is one of those stories that requires no analysis other than utter shock. World Art Day in Sweden was declared open by this appalling display: The shocking photos show how several established left-wing members of the Stockholm cultural elite celebrate together with Cultural Minister Lena Adelsohn Liljeroth when she slices and eats a […]

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When You Love A Book Because of Who It’s From

Sharing a book can be more intimate than sharing a kiss. View this image › Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed For a certain sort of person, sharing a book can be as intimate and exhilarating as sharing a kiss — and as varied in its vernacular, from a drunken, late-night exhortation to crack open some John […]

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Carly Fiorina inspires viewers to think up ‘B-words’

GOP candidate Carly Fiorina kicked off Tuesday night’s debate by letting the audience know that she’s a fighter who’s beaten breast cancer and buried a child, and that she’s been called “every B-word in the book.” Unfortunately, that threw off a number of wordsmiths who couldn’t help but wonder just how many B-words are in […]

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President’s Q&A with ‘independent organization’ OFA closed to press

http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/311629135111921664 We would say that president who never stops campaigning is meeting tomorrow night with his campaign staff, but that’s not quite accurate: Organizing for Action, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney tells us, is an “independent organization” — which just happens to run the @BarackObama Twitter account. CBS News’ Mark Knoller notes that President […]

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Heckuva job, mob: Oakland waiter hit with hammer by Trayvon Martin vigilantes

http://twitter.com/#!/thomas_peele/status/357017848956207105 http://twitter.com/#!/HarryElephante/status/357028422339411968 Animals. As Twitchy reported late Monday night, anarchy reigned in Oakland. Trayvon Martin mobsters blocked the freeway, attacked the media again, and for kicks, bloodied the head of a waiter at the Flora Restaurant. http://twitter.com/#!/robertsalonga/status/357022383829295104 http://twitter.com/#!/GormoJourno/status/357021679056207872 Because that’s what Trayvon would have wanted, right? http://twitter.com/#!/katengh/status/357023249986621441 Fat chance. This eyewitness, Oakland developer Phil “Shotgun” […]

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