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Prostitution Museum Not Usual Tourist Site to See

Prostitution Museum Not Usual Tourist Site to See

Ask most people returning from Europe what museums they visited and they are likely to say The Louvre, the British Museum, the Museo Nacional del Prado,  the Nationalmuseet or one of the other renowned buildings filled with objects of art, science or history. Somehow, prostitution museums are not up there with the usual European tourist […]

Alcoholics Work for Beer Under Government Funded Program [video]

Alcoholics Work for Beer Under Government Funded Program [video]

In an ironic twist, alcoholics can now receive beer in exchange for work under a program funded by the Amsterdam government. These workers accept street cleaning jobs and are partially paid in beer. The brand of beer they receive is based on which brewery is offering the best price at the time. Not only do […]

Dutch Alcoholics Paid in Beer to Keep Amsterdam Clean

Dutch Alcoholics Paid in Beer to Keep Amsterdam Clean

Alcoholics in the Dutch city of Amsterdam are being paid in beer to clean the streets.  It’s an idea so crazy that it just might work.  The plan came about after it was discovered that a group of alcoholics were causing trouble in one of Amsterdam’s parks.  In order to get them to work a […]

Pit Bulls Kill 63 Year Old Jogger

Pit Bulls Kill 63 Year Old Jogger

  A 63 year old jogger was attacked by four Pit Bulls in Palmdale, California Thursday, and died from her injuries while being transported to the hospital. Sheriff’s Lt. John Corina told reporters that a woman witnessed the attack, honked her horn, and tried to scare off the dogs.  As she attempted to help the […]

Top 5 Cinemas in Amsterdam

Top 5 Cinemas in Amsterdam

Written By: Bindu Jacob Amsterdam best known in the world as the place of relaxation and fun; if we make a list for various sectors for entertainment in Amsterdam, the movie theaters occupy the prominent place for cheers and wonders. The movie theaters are wonders not only because these are providing traditional and classic al […]

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    The assault charge trial for Chris Brown has been delayed for months because his bodyguard, who is a key witness in the singer’s case, was denied immunity. Bodyguard Christopher Hollosy said that he would not testify without immunity until he has finished appealing his own case. Immunity would allow Hollosy to testify without putting his […]
    Twanna Harps
  • Hawaii Announces Bruno Mars Day Again April 24, 2014
    Hawaii announced December 19 as Bruno Mars day, and then once again, Hawaii governor Neil Abercrombie declared Monday, April 21, 2014, as Bruno Mars Day. Usually when a state announces a holiday, it is a one-time event. The new day coincides with his three-day concert that was sold out in Honolulu. He is not the […]
    Heather Tillman
  • American Idol The Super Six Perform (Review & Videos) April 24, 2014
    American Idol tonight is down to the final six competitors of the season. The Super Six will perform twice, each one singing a country and a rock song, and then their fates will be in your hands, America! Vote on the one or ones you think did the best, or who you simply like the […]
    Douglas Cobb
  • Daniel Franzese of ‘Mean Girls’ Comes Out April 24, 2014
    In a heartwarming letter to his character, “Damien,” from the movie Mean Girls, Daniel Franzese is ready to come out of the closet. It has been close to 10 years since the release of the hit movie, and his letter is not only inspirational, but also sad in places. He tells “Damien” that he wished he had […]
    Kristi Cereska
  • Johnny Cueto Dominates for Cincinnati: Reds Report April 24, 2014
    For a team still trying to find their way Johnny Cueto is doing his part; dominating opposing hitters, making his case for the pitcher of the month in the National League in April and keeping the Cincinnati Reds afloat. Cueto is now 2-2 on the season with a 1.38 ERA and a WHIP of just 0.77. […]
    Mick Varner

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