Say, did you hear the one about the humorless Communist regime?Ahead of a summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, Vietnam has deported a man who impersonates the North Korean leader.
Howard X, a Hong Kong resident who is a Kim Jong Un lookalike, and Trump impersonator Russell White were detained by authorities during a TV interview last week after staging a fake summit
"What the study found essentially was that when a group of people decide to be different, to do something nonconforming, there comes a point when they all end up adopting the same behavior or the same style," Gideon Lichfield, editor-in-chief of MIT Technology Review, told NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro for Weekend Edition.
Switzerland has announced plans to abolish the emergency stockpiling of coffee, a strategy that has been in place for decades, saying the beans are not vital for human survival – though opposition to the proposal is brewing.
From Australia, pig steals 18 beers from campers, gets drunk, and picks a fight with a cow.
Update: after 10 days of roaming in Israel, the monkey has been caught. The UN is mediating its return to Lebanon.The headline really does say it all:
Lebanese Monkey Escapes Nun's Farm, Infiltrates Border, Drives Israelis Nuts.
https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/us-customs-agents-seize-rat-meat-chicagos-ohare-64100972 Oh darn! I was so much looking forward to some good ol' Rat Steak & Kidney Pie !
A judge said that a teenager who is accused of filming himself raping a teen girl then sharing the video, should get leniency because he comes from a good family!
Teenager Accused of Rape Deserves Leniency Because He’s From a ‘Good Family,’ Judge Says (Published 2019)The family court judge also said the victim should have been told that pressing charges would destroy the accused’s life.www.nytimes.com
The public servant who led Iowa's Department of Human Services was forced to resign in June, just one business day after he sent an email to more than 4,000 agency employees that included an inspirational quote from the rapper Tupac Shakur.