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Quote of the week
“House passes bill that could limit Syrian refugees. Statue of Liberty bows head in anguish.” CNN journalist Elise Labott, via Twitter, in response to the U.S. House of Representatives supporting a move to halt the resettlement of Syrians in the States.
Whilst there are plenty of heartwarming Christmas adverts doing the rounds at the moment, Temptations, a treat snack for cats, helps us all remember not to get so wrapped up in the season we forget the dignity of our pets.
We were really, really hoping this kind of thing wouldn’t happen. Unfortunately, it has. Brooklyn-based Duri Cosmetics has launched a new line of Paris-themed products in the wake of last week’s terror attacks in the French capital, so that “beauty mavens can unite and wave hands (and toes) in unity.??? Not at all inappropriate.
Stories To Keep An Eye On
Google is offering financial aid to YouTube users it believes have been unfairly ordered to take down content due to copyright infringement in the U.S., whether the same will happen in other territories is unclear.
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