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China Invests Billions in 'Islamic Theme Park'



THAT'S ODD, CHINA July 11, 2016


At a cost of $4 billion to date, the China Hui Culture Park in Yinchuan has been more expensive to build than Disneyland Paris. The park aims to improve Sino-Arab relations and understanding, and NBC News reports that it wil...

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Gerry Edwards Embraces Middle Age



THAT'S ODD July 11, 2016


Gerry Edwards, host of East Meets West on Spectrum Sino, has spent the weekend embracing the rapid onset of middle age.  Edwards was attending a festival in Milton Keynes, and the first warning signs of his impending 30s app...

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Cabbage Conspiracy Craze



THAT'S ODD July 09, 2016


A theory is spreading that China is selling fake cabbage to the rest of world. A buzzfeed article is claiming numerous media outlets, including a business publication in the Philippines, are uploading a video of a ...

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Can you find the Phone?



THAT'S ODD July 08, 2016


(photo credit - Facebook) This photo is driving people mad on facebook... and once you have a go, you'll know why! The question is simple - can you find the phone in the picture? To prevent cheating, we've decided not to reveal...

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Budgie Smugglers Deffo in Dictionary



THAT'S ODD, UK July 08, 2016


The latest list of additions to the Oxford English Dictionary have been published, with entries including 'Budgie Smugglers' (Australian / NZ informal  Men’s brief, tight-fitting swimming trunks) and 'Deffo' (Briti...

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