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NEWS: Barnum comes to Glasgow next year

BARNUM – The exhilarating musical that follows the irrepressible imagination and dreams of Phineas T Barnum, America’s Greatest Showman, who lit up the world with colour, warmth and the excitement of his imagination visits Glasgow from  206 more words


3 Teens Injured In Carlton Co. Rollover

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Three teens are hospitalized after a rollover crash Saturday afternoon, which was apparently caused by a damaged tire.

The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at about 2:10 p.m. 88 more words


New York (State) 1881

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Illawarra Mercury


Celebrated woman was buried at Liverpool, a little village on the shores of the Onondaga Lake, on September 12th.This was none other than the famous boarded woman Barnum, years ago advertised as his greatest curiosity. 433 more words


saturday vignette: another sort of independence day

On a clear, sunny Saturday morning a few weeks ago a friend of mine invited me to participate in a most unusual event. The celebration of a newly reconstructed bridge in Denver’s Barnum neighborhood on the city’s westside. 72 more words


10 Human Freaks of Nature

Kermit the Frog sang that “It ain’t easy being green.” How about, “It ain’t easy being a conjoined-twin forced into a humiliating form of circus-slavery,” or “It ain’t easy having no limbs.” Being green is the least of these people’s worries (in fact, it might be nice to be culturally-beloved for a change). 1,317 more words

Weird Stuff

Officials: Man, 22, Arrested Following Bank Robbery

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities in northern Minnesota say they arrested a 22-year-old man Thursday in connection to a bank robbery.

The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office says the robbery happened just after 3:30 p.m. 60 more words