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Gaga wears see-through burkha for fashion show

Lady Gaga appeared at London Fashion Week, wearing perhaps most provocative outfit to date — a pink, sheer burkha. Underneath, the controversial celebrity wore a skin-colored body suit, embroidered with…

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Back to Bauhaus: European architects develop live-in office

An architectural company based in Berlin and London has designed an all-in-one, live-in office space, the “Verbandkammer.” The company, Nilsson Pflugfelder, was founded by Magnus Nilsson and Ralf Pflugfelder, and…

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Judge finds pagan’s religious rights violated in prison

A member of the pagan religion of Odinism has been denied his religious rights by a Utah state prison, a U.S. judge has found. The inmate, Danny Lee Warner Jr,…

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Syrian ambassador alleges West is funding Jihad

“International parties are working at increasing the crisis in Syria” through the use of the media, as well as “through training mercenaries” such as al-Qaeda, and “sending them to Syria…

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Sell rebellion, buy conformity

You may have noticed a slight double standard in the media lately. While even the mainstream outlets got behind the Russian call-girl band Pussy Riot — after they burst into…

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Politics inspires “beautiful garbage” fashion

President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney aren’t the kind of faces you expect to see at a fashion show in New York. But, one designer showing at the Mercedes-Benz…

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San Francisco architects create Zen living “cube”

A San Francisco architectural firm has created a two-story, eight foot cube, living space. Feng Shui expert Liu Ming commissioned the living cube from SpaceFlavor. The company was founded by…

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Hindus welcome McDonald’s “vegetarian only” outlets

Hindus have welcomed McDonald’s plans to open some vegetarian only restaurants in India, which are said to be its first vegetarian outlets. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement…

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Veena Malik’s “Masonic” logo provokes controversy

Pakistani actress and model Veena Malik has just launched her new logo. Yet, composed of a stylishly interlaced V and M, the logo is already provoking controversy, with several Asian…