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Loving Donkeys Reunited

Two donkeys at a zoo in Poland which were separated because their love-making was objected to by some visitors have now been reunited in a single pen together.... MORE

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Calendar Oct 21

Oct 21, 1915

Women were allowed for the first time to become bus and tram conductors in London.

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Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamp-post how it feels about dogs.

Christopher Hampton,
b.1946

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REGURGITATION

Following complaints in Australia in September 2010, the Moscow circus which was performing there announced the cancellation of an act in which a performer swallowed a live fish then regurgitated it.

According to animal rights activists, the act, which was called "the fountain" was described as "educational".

A spokesman for the circus said that live fish would not be used in the act in future.

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