Tuesday, January 23, 2018

My Dead Dad’s Porno Tapes

Was my father's leftover stuff the key to who he really was?

Paul Robeson sings to Scottish miners

American actor, singer and social activist Paul Robeson died in this day in 1976. In 1949 Robeson visited Woolmet Colliery near Edinburgh. He sang "I Dreamed I Saw Joe Hill Last Night" for miners in the canteen, a song about an American trade unionist who was allegedly framed on a murder charge and executed in 1915.

Trump Slump?

For some reason (starts with T, ends with P) people don't want to visit the US these days.

10 business associations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the National Restaurant Association, have created a travel industry group aimed at reversing the growing unpopularity of the U.S. as a vacation destination.
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Best in Show

Is your dog overrated? Information is Beautiful  examined data on intelligence, longevity, genetic ailments and other markers to create a “data-score” and then plotted it against public popularity of various breeds, according to the American Kennel Club.

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Sorry bulldog owners, your pet is the big loser here.

Would you like a Lego model of your home?

Etsy shop Little Brick Lane will use photos and plans of your home to build a mind-bogglingly detailed replica out of Legos. Each home takes 8 to 10 weeks to build. A custom Lego home with only exterior detailing costs $1,500, while both exterior and interior detailing will set you back $2,500.

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