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Nepal’s Worshiped Child Goddesses Whose Feet Cannot Touch the Ground until Puberty

Nepal’s Worshiped Child Goddesses Whose Feet Cannot Touch the Ground until Puberty | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Nepal is a land of mysticism, where a select few pre-pubescent girls from the Newar clan are worshiped as ‘Kumari Devi’ or ‘Virgin Goddess’.
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This is one of my news digests. If you like my editorial choices, there are more to be found by clicking on the "dear reader" link, and on my name above.
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Ancient Peruvian Mystery Solved From Space : DNews

Ancient Peruvian Mystery Solved From Space : DNews | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A view from space finally sheds light on bizarre structures created by an ancient civilization. Continue reading →
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Stockings With Pre-Painted Toenails Are The Latest Craze In Japan

Stockings With Pre-Painted Toenails Are The Latest Craze In Japan | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Can't be bothered to paint your toenails or simply don't have the time? Well good news, because now you don't have to thanks to these toe-tally (sorry) bizarre
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10 Amusingly Bizarre Tales From The First Modern Olympics

10 Amusingly Bizarre Tales From The First Modern Olympics | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When we think of the Olympics, most of us picture billion-dollar spectacles, professional athletes competing at their absolute physical peak, and a whole world coming together to watch. That’s the Olympics now.
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Parents share the hilarious reasons their children have been given detention after school

Parents share the hilarious reasons their children have been given detention after school | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Parents have been sharing photos of the hilarious reasons that their children have been kept behind after school. Reasons include throwing sandwiches and shaving their beard in class.
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This Goat Tree Is Just One of the Amazing Things You'll Find on Atlas Obscura

This Goat Tree Is Just One of the Amazing Things You'll Find on Atlas Obscura | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
After 18 years hustling stories for Slate, including six years as its editor, David Plotz landed in a surprising new role: chief executive of Atlas Obscura, an online encyclopedia of unusual places.
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Photos From an Abandoned Resort Town Show How Terrorism Destroyed Tourism in Egypt

Photos From an Abandoned Resort Town Show How Terrorism Destroyed Tourism in Egypt | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Once a crowded holiday resort town, Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt is now hauntingly empty. Before the Arab Spring in 2011, about 15 million tourists visited the North African country each year.
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8 Weird Pharmacy Robbery Stories

8 Weird Pharmacy Robbery Stories | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Here are 8 weird ways desperate individuals have tried to or successfully stolen from a pharmacy.
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We analyzed the names of almost every Chinese restaurant in America. This is what we learned

We analyzed the names of almost every Chinese restaurant in America. This is what we learned | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This is what we learned when we analyzed the names of almost 40,000 Chinese restaurants.
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100 weird objects sent into space

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RT @KurtJaenen: 100 objects that have been sent into space #news #tech #science https://t.co/lFVjfJfRgX https://t.co/lFcuBR3y2b
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Guy Takes Fake Book Covers Onto Subway To See How People React

Guy Takes Fake Book Covers Onto Subway To See How People React | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Some people have been known to lie about reading certain books in order to make themselves look smart. But nobody pretends to read certain books to make
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Mysterious massive stone ball discovered by Bosnian ‘Indiana Jones’ (VIDEO, POLL)

Mysterious massive stone ball discovered by Bosnian ‘Indiana Jones’  (VIDEO, POLL) | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it

It may sound like a strange movie sequel, but a Bosnian archaeologist with a penchant for dressing like Indiana Jones has discovered a giant stone sphere he believes proves the existence of a lost civilization.
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20+ Hilarious Parenting Tweets That Every Parent Can Relate To

20+ Hilarious Parenting Tweets That Every Parent Can Relate To | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
We all know that kids say the funniest things, but what about the parents? Well it turns out that they say some pretty funny things as well.
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Kaye's curator insight, April 24, 2:48 AM

These are some of the funniest I've read.  Goodnight... that's the best one.  Can you imagine the looks on their faces?  

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Ten ways in which Shakespeare changed the world

Ten ways in which Shakespeare changed the world | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it

This week marks 400 years since the death of our national poet. And yet his characters, the worlds he created, the thoughts he expressed – some raw, fashioned in fire, some exquisite and turned in silk – are for all people and all timeBack in 2012, the British Library displayed a rare book that attracted as much media attention as a Gutenberg Bible. 

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How A Strange Internet Glitch Turned This Kansas Farm Into A Digital Hell

How A Strange Internet Glitch Turned This Kansas Farm Into A Digital Hell | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Why people living on a farm in the geographical center of the United States were repeatedly accused of crimes they did not commit.
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Tai O Village in Hong Kong: Fallen out of time

Tai O Village in Hong Kong: Fallen out of time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Hong Kong as it once was: Tai O Fishing Village on Lantau Island in Hong Kong is a traditional Chinese fishing town that seems to have fallen out of time.
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The Weirdest Things You Can Actually Rent

The Weirdest Things You Can Actually Rent | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This comprehensive list of strange things you can rent truly covers the gamut of the weird rental businesses. From funny rentals, such as goats to do your landscapin
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Check In With the Velociraptor at the World’s First Robot Hotel

Check In With the Velociraptor at the World’s First Robot Hotel | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The world of tomorrow exists in Japan today–at a hotel run by robots. Please see the velociraptor for check-in.
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For sale: 12-bedroom 'haunted house', with views of the Atlantic, for the same price as a London flat 

For sale: 12-bedroom 'haunted house', with views of the Atlantic, for the same price as a London flat  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
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How linguistics experts are baffled by English sayings

How linguistics experts are baffled by English sayings | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Jürg Strässler, emeritus lecturer in linguistics at the University of Zurich, said many of the phrases would probably confuse an English speaker from America, let alone a non-native speaker.
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'People v OJ Simpson': 10 Bizarre Facts It Left Out

'People v OJ Simpson': 10 Bizarre Facts It Left Out | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you think the "The People v OJ Simpson" facts are weird, wait until you see the bizarre facts the show left out about Kato Kaelin, Mark Fuhrman, & more
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Daily Happiness: 13 Simple Ways to Find it in Your Life

Daily Happiness: 13 Simple Ways to Find it in Your Life | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.” Marcus Aurelius Antoninus “Since you get more joy o
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How a bizarre prank is pushing fast-food workers to smash restaurant windows | Toronto Star

How a bizarre prank is pushing fast-food workers to smash restaurant windows | Toronto Star | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The 'firefighter' on the phone told employees the restaurant was filling with deadly gas.
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22 of the Best Single Sentences on Writing

22 of the Best Single Sentences on Writing | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Online Writers Workshop, Online Monthly Classes taught by published authors and industry professionals and Robust Literature Magazine with Columns, Interviews, Reviews and more.
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20+ Amazing Animal Facts You Didn’t Know

20+ Amazing Animal Facts You Didn’t Know | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Nature documentaries want you to believe everything they tell you, but take a look at these pictures to learn some facts they DON'T tell you about the animal kingdom.
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