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Genius Idea: Kentucky Derby Bans

Genius Idea: Kentucky Derby Bans

If Churchill Downs is calling to you next weekend for the Kentucky Derby, you might want to brush...

Egypt Tries Again Yet Again

Egypt Tries Again Yet Again

The Charlie Brown of countries, Egypt refuses to give up on collecting that tourist dinar despite...

Just Sayin’: Le Pen Wants France to Eat French

Just Sayin’: Le Pen Wants France to Eat French

Fresh off her second place election showing and prepping for the homestretch next month, Marine...

Summer’s Coming: Erdogan Issues Emergency Hair Removal Decree

Summer’s Coming: Erdogan Issues Emergency Hair Removal Decree

Since last summer’s coup attempt, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been freed by his...

Memory Lane Monday: Duterte and Daash

Memory Lane Monday: Duterte and Daash

PD hates to kick your off your week with anything dark, pessimistic or chilling, but we do it...

Genius Idea: Czechia

Still better than Carnival…Czechia is just the tip of the idiot iceberg. You might have heard of the brilliance of President Zeman and Prime Minister Sobotka to change the name of the Czech Republic (after those of us spending 20+ years convincing the world that, no, Czechoslovakia no longer exists, and yes, it is the Czech Republic) to Czechia.

Genius Idea: Government’s Per Diem

Correct.What’s that old saying? Taxation is theft?As it is tax time for the Nation that was born out of an aversion to taxes, our staff thought we’d focus this week’s Genius Idea Friday on the concept of per diem.

Just Sayin’: Flags Can Be Hard

Saudi sense.A pretty flag that can get you arrested in Saudi Arabia.A doctor in Saudi Arabia found himself in hot water with the religious police recently for flying a flag at his home.

Was it a Daash flag? An EU flag? No, none of those.

Genius Idea: The Coffee Tax

Rory Stewart.What? Coffee cups and planet aren’t keeping you up at night? It being Good Friday today, we could talk about the geniuses behind the UK’s rail work schedule, but instead we would rather cover an actual brush with brilliance.

Pool Rules for Refugees and Nudists

Pools---always worth it.Bornheim, Germany.Laguna Beach, California might still be pitching an overall ban on pool ownership (apparently it’s unpatriotic to take a dip during a drought), but even Germany has started to advertise their own views on pool etiquette.

Genius Idea: Waste £3M on Rescue Helicopters

How quickly things can change.Hey, why listen to the Nepalese Government anyway? So many Genius Idea Fridays are featured around Big Government’s big spending and this week won’t be any different.

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