Sunday, April 22

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The Reason This Family Is Camped Out At A Russian Airport Is So Heartbreaking

The Reason This Family Is Camped Out At A Russian Airport Is So Heartbreaking

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Being a refugee isn't easy -- and it's an experience most of us can't even begin to relate to. Even if you can make it safely to your destination, there are so many challenges to face in your new life. Often, the journey to your destination can be fraught with roadblocks, disappointment, and suffering. With the ongoing wars in Syria and Iraq, countless families attempting to flee to brighter and safer futures get stuck in foreign European countries due to complicated bureaucratic hurdles. Sometimes, governments work out the kinks in a reasonable amount of time. However, it's common for refugees get stuck in limbo with no end in sight. Hasan Abdul Ahmad's family of six has been stuck at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport for almost two whole months. ABC News ...
Ever Thought About Eating A Rat Burger? One Russian Restaurant Is Serving Them Up Right Now

Ever Thought About Eating A Rat Burger? One Russian Restaurant Is Serving Them Up Right Now

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Rats aren't really what I think of when I think of food. Rats are disgusting! There is, of course, pizza rat, but I'm talking about eating the rats themselves. In Moscow restaurant Krasnodar Bistro, river rats have become the new delicacy. In addition to river rat burgers, they are also serving river rat hot dogs, dumplings, and river rat wrapped in cabbage leaves. So what is a river rat? It's actually a huge rodent called the coypu. Wikipedia They were originally only found in South America, meaning that their presence in Europe and Asia is invasive. Coypu, also called nutria, are considered pests. Restaurant owner and chef Takhir Kholikberdiev told The Guardian that people who are skeeved ...
They Were Loading A Truck Onto A Barge When This Disastrous Moment Happened

They Were Loading A Truck Onto A Barge When This Disastrous Moment Happened

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You know those days where you think everything is going well, but then chaos erupts? The driver of this semitruck can definitely tell you a thing or two about that. While attempting to back his truck onto a barge in Russia, he believed that things were going pretty smoothly -- that is, until he hit the brakes. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); You've gotta watch this to believe it... It's like the guy holding the phone just knew this would happen. Well, that was a complete disaster. At least the driver made it out okay, but you have to wonder why nobody prepared for this possibility. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/disaster-barge/
A Lot Of Men Would Hate Being Led By Their Girlfriend. This Guy Found A Way to Make It Awesome.

A Lot Of Men Would Hate Being Led By Their Girlfriend. This Guy Found A Way to Make It Awesome.

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One day, a photographer by the name of Murad Osmann was with his girlfriend in Barcelona. As they entered a building, he took this photograph. The photo was so well received that he decided to take more shots in the same style as he travels the world with his girlfriend. From China to Russia, back to New York and over to France, their Instagram account has over 450,000 followers at the time of this writing. Here are some of the photos they've taken, with the same "take me by the hand" style. I love it. Creative. Awesome. Inspiring. Share this couple's photos with others. Read more: http://viralnova.com/take-me-by-the-hand/
Some Believe That This Video Is Proof That Teleportation Is Possible…Do You?

Some Believe That This Video Is Proof That Teleportation Is Possible…Do You?

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); Although I've always humorously wished that I had the power of teleporting everywhere so I'd never be late again, I never considered the possibility that it could really happen. However, after seeing the footage below, I'm not sure what to think anymore. While this person was driving on a Russian highway, their dash cam picked up strange footage that can't really be explained. As a truck swerves to the left, it looks as if a woman appears out of nowhere. Many viewers believe this is evidence of time travel and teleportation. It could be that the woman had been standing in the road and the truck driver just didn't notice, but something seems off about that. Why wouldn't ...