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Light Side Last Updated: Jan 25, 2015 - 8:32:11 AM


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Adult-Themed Cakes Now Flying Off Indian Bakery Shelves
Warning: These cakes may not exactly be child-friendly—in fact, they're meant only for adults! Forget fondant and butter cream and the elaborate structural engineering that you see on shows like Fabulous Cakes, some Indians are getting all excited about a very different kind of design.

Jan 25, 2015 - 8:30:44 AM

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This Is No Joke: New Fatwa Prohibits Building Snowmen in Saudi Arabia
A Saudi cleric decreed that building snowmen and snow camels is not acceptable in Islam. Many saw the fatwa (religious edict), by Mohamed Saleh Al Minijed, as a kill joy, particularly after Saudis in the northern part of the country started sharing photographs of their artistic snow creations online.

Jan 14, 2015 - 3:10:26 PM

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The Fenian Brotherhood: Invading Canada, From America, For Ireland
For years, we’ve treated Canada like our polite, little brother to the North.

Jan 7, 2015 - 9:20:56 AM

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The Year 2014 - Annual Dispatch Awards
Each year Dispatches From the Edge gives awards to individuals, companies and governments that make following the news a daily adventure. Here are the winners for 2014.

Jan 3, 2015 - 11:49:15 AM

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Native American Council Offers Amnesty to 220 Million Undocumented Whites
A council of Native American leaders has offered partial amnesty to the estimated 220 million illegal white immigrants living in the United States.

Dec 21, 2014 - 7:22:07 AM

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