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Many were outraged by the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial Tuesday. South Africa’s deaf federation claimed the man was making up his own signs rather than speeches being delivered. What was the man actually signing? Last night on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” the host brought out a professional sign […]
Following Paul Walker’s tragic death after a car crash in Valencia, California on Saturday, fans have flooded the street to mourn the 40-year-old actor. Instead of a crash site, the area now serves as a roadside memorial covered in candles, flowers, notes, and “Fast and Furious” memorabilia. While Walker’s “Fast […]
Seeing their comrades threatened by a government shut down, even more World War II vets showed up today at the memorial in D.C. And more journalists. And more politicians. More people in general. Rep. Michelle Bachmann particularly seemed to be capitalising politically on the nation’s focus on the memorial. Here […]
Memorial swept clean to protest "American imperialism."
Deep in the Sahara Desert.
[credit provider=”ap”] North Korea faces serious financial difficulties after reportedly spending $100 million (£62m) in the past year building a personality cult around late leader Kim Jong-il.North Korean authorities spent $10 million (£6.2m) on a 23-metre statue of Kim in the capital Pyongyang in April, the South Korean Chosun-Ilbo newspaper […]
[credit provider=”National Trust For Historic Preservation” url=”https://nthp.widencollective.com/DirectorAccount.html”] Take a long, hard look at these pictures, because the places in them could soon be gone.The National Trust for Historic Preservation has released its annual list of most endangered places in America. Two of the sites on the list this year are […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/Travlr”] Kyrgyzstan’s “Eternal Flame” isn’t really eternal. The light was turned off by Kyrgyzgas on Wednesday over an outstanding bill of $9,400, the AP reports.”Eternal Light in the capital of Kyrgyzstan is switched off due to nonpayment of debt at KGS 440,000,” Deputy Director General of Kyrgyzgas OJSC, Eugene […]