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Speak Now Or Forever Hold Your Passport

What’s the most important part of being Australian? Your passport? Your birth certificate? For many Australians, it’s neither. Daniel Barnett reports.

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Travel is a great teacher

I’m in the “getting ready” phase of my trip to Vietnam and today was a very productive day.  I went to see my primary care doctor today for a physical exam, bloodwork, and immunization. 435 more words


The Islamic State Wants to Use America's Love of Junk Food Against It

A member of a pro-Islamic State forum has chipped in a rather out-of-the-box idea for jihad: turn Americans off of salty snacks by associating them with beheadings — a scheme that he says will destroy the U.S. 274 more words


Want to Be an Islamic State Suicide Bomber? Get in Line.

Earning that promotion can be tough, and it can be even harder when that top job goes to the boss’s friends and family instead of the most deserving candidate. 449 more words


Photographs of the Ruins of Palmyra Now Threatened by the Islamic State

By virtue of sitting at the crossroads of several ancient civilizations, the Syrian city of Palmyra houses some of the world’s most spectacular ruins, temples and colonnades that combine the styles of Greco-Roman architecture and Persian influences. 309 more words


How To Prevent Passport Theft

Passport theft can turn your sunny beach getaway into a potential nightmare. Not only is it expensive to replace, but it’s also an incredibly long process, I hope your boss won’t be too upset at your extended vacation. 402 more words

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