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‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ Deemed Racist

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“Baa Baa Black Sheep” has been deemed racist, and will no longer be sung at some child care centers in Australia. The classic nursery rhyme was penned in the early 1700s, and has been a preschool staple around the world. Some child care centers in Melbourne changed the phrases in “Baa Baa Black Sheep” because… Read more »

Calum Hood Posts A Hilarious Story He Wrote At 6 Years Old

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Calum Hood, the bassist from the Australian rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, has been making the news lately for all kinds of bizarre reasons, including an embarrassing nude photo scandal and the good-natured response from his band mates. Something else from Calum Hood’s personal life has been released this week, but it’s a lot… Read more »

White Shark Attack: Surfer Loses Arm, Both Hands

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An Australian man suffered horrific injuries when he was attacked by a great white shark off Esperance, losing parts of both his arms and suffering a wound to his leg. 23-year-old Sean Pollard, an avid surfer, lost both of his hands during the attack, with one arm severed at the elbow and the other at… Read more »

Giant Great White Shark Spotted Stalking Surfers Off Australian Coast

A giant great whtie shark was spotted off australia's coast.

A massive shark was filmed swimming near surfers off Australia’s Central Coast as a drone pilot captured harrowing images of the great white. The photos reveal a giant shark, 50 meters off the shore at Killcare Beach, chasing a school of fish. Disturbingly close to nearby surfers, the great white stalked its prey unbeknownst to… Read more »

Tavurvur Volcano Erupts And The Punishing Shockwave Is Captured [Video]

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As previously reported by the Inquisitr, the Tavurvur Volcano in Papua, New Guinea erupted on August 29th. The eruption scattered lava hundreds of feet into the air as smoke and ash billowed into the sky, according to the Washington Post. The Tavurvur Volcano sits on the Gazelle Peninsula in Papua New Guinea, and this isn’t… Read more »

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Top Secret Files From Investigation Stolen By Chinese Hackers

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The day after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 vanished, computer hackers apparently based in China launched a highly sophisticated attack on 30 Malaysian government computers and stole top secret information related to the plane’s disappearance, the Malaysian newspaper Daily Star revealed on Wednesday. The complex and devious attack involved sending a bogus email to government officials… Read more »

Breast Cancer And Abortions, Are They Linked?

Breast cancer and abortions are rumored to be linked. Are they?

Recently, Australian politician Eric Abetz appeared on a program called The Project. There, he was asked if he believed the rumor that abortion leads to breast cancer. “I think the studies, and I think they date back from the 1950s, assert that there is a link between abortion and breast cancer,” Abetz said. Transcripts of… Read more »

Michael Bay: ‘TMNT’ Honcho Livid Over Film’s Australian Premiere

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Michael Bay, director of the Tranformers films and producer of the latest reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, was furious yesterday over a poster advertising the TMNT Australian release. What had Bay so upset? Michael didn’t give final approval for the poster created for the film’s premiere, and it was a poster that… Read more »

Thai Surrogate Mother: “I Will Always Support Him, My Boy”

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She’s his surrogate mother but she loves him. Her connection to him should have ended at birth, but because he was abandoned by his biological parents, she has taken on the responsibility of caring for another woman’s child. And she’s happy to do so. He is her son in all the ways that it can… Read more »