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Friday, October 31, 2014

The List of Countries, Kingdoms, Empires and Principalities

Illustration: Kai Schreiber
The List of Countries, Kingdoms, Empires and Principalities

1. Algeria
2. Angola
3. Anguilla
4. Australia
5. Bahamas
6. Bali
7. Bangladesh
8. Bermuda
9. Bolivia
10.Bosnia
11.Botswana
12.Brazil
13.Brunei Darussalam
14.Burma
15.Burundi
16.Cameroon,Bulgaria, Kenya, Libya, Luxembourg, Netherlands (Holland), Singapore
17.Canada
18.China, Hong Kong
19.Colombia, Chile
20.Costa Rica
21.Croatia
22.Denmark, England
23.Democratic Republic of the Congo
24.France, Portugal
25.French Polynesia
26.Gabon
27.Georgia
28.Germany, Mexico
29.Gibraltar
30.Greece, Seychelles
31.Greenland
32.Guatemala
33.Honduras, Kosovo
34.Iran
35.Jordan, Qatar
36.Kazakhstan, Rwanda
37.Kuwait, Western Sahara
38.Latvia
39.Lebanon
40.Maldives
41.Mexico
42.Nepal
43.New Zealand
44.North Korea
45.Palestinian territories
46.PNG
47.Puerto Rico, Saint Lucia
48.Philippines
49.Poland
50.Russian Federation
51.South Africa
52.South Korea
53.Spain
54.Sweden, Norway
55.Taiwan
56.Tibet
57.Trinidad & Tobago
58.United Kingdom
59.United States of America
60.Zimbabwe
= Announcing A Few National Mascots, Insignias, Fauna (Animals, Birds et cetera) in addition to Symbols

1. Fox
2.Turaco
3. Zenaida dove
4. Kangaroo, koala
5. Marlin (Makaira nigricans)
6. Starling (Indonesian mynah)
7. Tiger, Oriental magpie robin
8. Humpback whale
9. Llama
10.Tornjak
11.Grevy's zebra
12.Macaw
13.Tiger
14.Daung
15.Hyena
16.Lion
17.North American beaver
18.Giant panda
19.Andean condor
20.Thrush
21.Iris, marten (polecat)
22.Mute swan
23.Okapi
24.Rooster
25.Tiare
26.Black panther
27.Caucasian shepherd dog
28.Eagle
29.Ape
30.Dolphin
31.Polar bear (Ursus maritimus)
32.Quetzal 33.Deer
34.Asiatic lion
35.Oryx
36.Leopard (not Indian)
37.Arabian Camel
38.White wagtail
39.Phoenix
40.Pigeon (kotharu)
41.Golden eagle
42.Cow (edible fauna)
43.Kiwi
44.Chollima
45.Sunbird
46.Dugong, birds of paradisev 47.Amazon
48.Carabao
49.Bison
50.Brown Bear (Ursus arctos)
51.Springbok
52.Tiger
53.Bull
54.Elk
55.Bear
56.Yeti
57.Rufous-vented chachalaca, scarlet ibis
58.Bulldog
59.North American bald eagle
60.Sable antelope (ungulate)

Satisfied?
(by Julian Lofts)

Apple says it'll never make a cheap iPhone

(TechRadar)
Photo: Martin Hajek


Apple says it'll never make a cheap iPhone = Snip! Heavy pocket meanie appals all here!
(by Maurice Goddard)

Chelsea Handler mocks Putin with topless photo; Instagram says no

(USA Today)


Chelsea Handler mocks Putin with topless photo; Instagram says no = Lithe woman's nipplegate snapshot on horse shocks. Radical, smutty!
(by Jason Lofts)

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Sarah Palin Says She's Hoping To Run For Office Again

(Huffington Post)


Sarah Palin Says She's Hoping To Run For Office Again = Pres of Russia: "Oh, ho! A passing fancy, another failing!"
(by Dharam)

Sarah Palin Says She's Hoping To Run For Office Again = A laugh, no? Horrifying fat ass scenario if so happens!
(by Maurice Goddard)

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Edmonton Airport Therapy Dogs Aim To Calm Travellers

(Huffington Post)
Photo: Global Jet


Therapy Dogs in Edmonton Airport = Departing to indoor pets' harmony
(by Rosie Perera)

Unmanned Antares rocket explodes on launch

(USA Today)
Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center


Unmanned Antares rocket explodes on launch = An alarm! Oh! No! End result's an unexpected conk!
(by Maurice Goddard)