The week that was





Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy
Happy 4th of July everyone 🇺🇸

It was so hot in Portland, Oregon that the streetcar cables melted.
Scientists have created a device to fight the obesity epidemic. It involves magnets which hold your jaw shut.
Two men were sunbathing naked on a beach in Australia when a deer startled them, chasing them into the bush. They got lost and needed to be rescued. Police fined them $1000 each for breaching coronavirus restrictions.
A TV news crew interviewing the Chief of Oakland, California’s Department of Violence Prevention was held up by armed robbers on Oakland City Hall steps.
Police in the Netherlands shut down a silent disco party because of noise complaints.
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