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What went on in the snowdrift to stay in the snowdrift, confirm rescued rams

What?Two rams who were trapped in a snowdrift in Antrim for 23 days and only managed to escape after the recent warm weather caused a thaw, today steadfastly refused to talk about their ordeal.

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Posted: Apr 19th, 2013
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Tribal leadership embroiled in ‘alternative goat’ electoral debate

Tebbitt still in with a chanceLeadership contests in a remote Kurdish tribe have been thrown into disarray by the introduction of the ‘alternative goat’ system. ‘It used to be so simple,’ said Amed, a returning officer. ‘The elders of a village would each put their best goat forward into a race, and the winning owner would lead the village and represent it at tribal level for the next five years. This first past the post system had its imperfections, but at least it produced a clear winner.’

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Posted: Feb 22nd, 2011
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Sheep ‘partly responsible’ for leading man into act of bestiality

A 56 year old man escaped a prison sentence for having sex with a sheep after a judge agreed that the victim was ‘partly responsible’ for the incident.

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Posted: Jan 16th, 2010
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