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A Little Girl Went To The Zoo To See Animals, But This Wasn’t What She Expected

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); I’m sure we all feel like our talents aren’t appreciated the way they should be sometimes. Too often when I show my family something I write, they shoot me a pained glance and give me the mumbled equivalent of “That’s nice, dear.” Forget the fact that I’m shoving this material in […]

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Watch As Two Cubs Meet An Adult Tiger For The First Time — This Is Too Cute!

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In this clip from the BBC nature series “Tigers About the House,” tiger expert Giles Clark from Australia Zoo introduces two rescued tiger cubs, Spot and Stripe, to their first grown-up big cat. The tiger who had the honor of being the first adult that the youngsters got to say hi to was Maneki, a […]

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Doh! First buyer of iPhone 6 in Perth, Australia drops it on live TV

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http://twitter.com/#!/haleyxobabe/status/513028390509506561 Hilarious: I'm hovering between believing there's a God and believing if there was a God, the phone would've shattered http://t.co/mUNIDnuhQu (via @av) — Tom Gara (@tomgara) September 19, 2014 Video here: ( function() { var func = function() { var iframe_form = document.getElementById(‘wpcom-iframe-form-99c3f41e348234ee292ceff1d64143c3-541c8b4013c21’); var iframe = document.getElementById(‘wpcom-iframe-99c3f41e348234ee292ceff1d64143c3-541c8b4013c21’); if ( iframe_form && iframe ) { […]

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She Had Her Whole Life Ahead Of Her When She Was Diagnosed With Early-Onset Dementia

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Dementia brings with it a debilitating set of symptoms caused by an injury or brain disease and it affects over 47 million people worldwide. Often appearing in those with Alzheimer’s disease, it causes a long-term decline in a person’s ability to think, remember, socialize, and even move and speak. Although we usually picture the elderly […]

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This New Species Of Australian Spider Will Scare The Pants Off You

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Australia and spiders go together sort of like peanut butter and jelly. Which is why it was no surprise to anyone that yet another new species of creepy-crawly was discovered in Queensland earlier this month. This particular species of spider…well, let’s just say you’re not even safe from it while you’re taking a swim. Meet […]

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Australian senator concerned about emoji in diplomatic tweets

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The Obama administration and the State Department in particular have made a disappointing habit of communicating via hashtags. The most embarrassing example remains the State Department’s #UnitedForUkraine hashtag, which didn’t do much to slow Russia’s incursion. It did, however, inspire Jen Psakito “hope that the #Kremlin & @mfa_russia will live by the promise of hashtag.” […]

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Pint-Sized Surfer Reminds Us That Kids Say The Darndest Things

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These 19 Things Spotted In Australia Make Absolutely No Sense. #8… What The What?!

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Australia is an odd place. It’s so weird and different that even the nation’s first police force was made up of the most well-behaved convicts. Some of the craziest stories and newspaper headlines come out of Australia as it’s basically to the world what Florida is to the United States. A magical place that doesn’t make […]

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