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  • Winnie-the-Pooh
    Winnie-the-Pooh creator accused of castrating the famous bear
    Alan Alexander Milne is not popular in Poland. Neither is Winnie-the-Pooh. In fact, Winnie-the-Pooh is so disliked by Tuszyn, Poland that the famous honey-eating bear can not be the mascot for the town's playground. According to a Friday, Nov....
  • Winnie the Pooh Hermaphrodite
    Winnie the Pooh is of ‘dubious sexuality:’ Polish town bans Winnie the Pooh
    Hide your teddy bears and dolls and dress your Winnie the Pooh stuffed toys, because the Burgermeister Meisterburger is alive and well and living in a Polish town called Tuszyn. If you didn’t believe the world has gone mad, then perhaps this...
  • 91-year-old woman declared dead wakes up: 11-hour 'death' ends in body bag shock
    91-year-old woman declared dead wakes up: 11-hour 'death' ends in body bag shock
    A 91-year-old woman, declared dead, wakes up to find herself stuffed inside of a body bag and lolling about in a cold storage locker at a funeral home. The movement of the elderly Polish woman inside of the bag caught the attention of a rather...
  • Russia and Poland Should Divide The Ukraine
    Russia and Poland Should Divide The Ukraine
    If you listen to The Speaker of Poland's Parliament Radoslaw Sikorski, back in 2008 a conversation took place between former Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk and Russian President Vladimir Putin about dividing the Ukraine between the two...
  • Ida
    Ida (2014) DIr. Pawel Pawlikowski
    Pawel Pawlikowski's Ida, one of the best movies of the year, takes its cue and a lot of its look, from the European films of the 1950's and 60's- filmed in a stark and beautiful black and white (and in the old-fashioned 4:3 aspect...
  • Donkey, waiting for it
    Donkeys reunited after sex scandal
    Two donkeys, Napoleon and Antosia, were reunited at a Polish zoo yesterday after being separated for a week. The pair have been together for about ten years and have had six colts together, but were split up after some mothers were upset at the...
  • World War 3 fears: Poland fears Russian invasion as Ukraine fighting intensifies
    World War 3 fears: Poland fears Russian invasion as Ukraine fighting intensifies
    While the world has been focused on the fighting in Ukraine between the government's troops, Russians, and pro-Russian separatists, the people of Poland, the Associated Press reported Sept. 17, have been living in fear that their own nation...
  • Ukraine crisis draws comparisons between Putin and Hitler
    Ukraine crisis draws comparisons between Putin and Hitler
    Monday marked the 75th anniversary of the beginning of WWII. It was September 1st, 1939 that the world saw Adolph Hitler finally shed the charade of "peace in our time" with the West and invaded Poland. The day did not go unnoticed by...
  • Couple falls off cliff to their death taking selfie with their now devastated two small children.
    Couple falls off cliff, die taking selfie: Their 2 kids pulled from cliff's edge
    A bizarre accident ended a couple’s life as their two young children stood by horrified and not knowing what to do when their parents vanished off the edge of a cliff. A Polish couple visiting Portugal wanted the ultimate tourist picture,...
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    Review: 'Ida' is a mysterious journey through Polish history
    One of the great and fundamental consequences of films is that they are documents of a certain time and place. These documents can be shared with all sorts of people and instill a possibility of revelation and inspiration. Indeed, one of the most...
  • Review of the Polish spy thriller, 'The Aquarium'
    Review of the Polish spy thriller, 'The Aquarium'
    The Overview:Title: "The Aquarium"Year: 1996Country: PolandActors: Yuri Smolsky, Henryk Bista, and Janusz Gayos.Director: Antoni KrauseRunning Time : 140 minsPlot: Based on the true story about the GRU spy, Victor Suvorov. It's based...
  • Ida
    'Ida' Movie Review
    Shot in striking black-and-white, director Pawel Pawlikowski’s film ‘Ida’ is a masterpiece. His minimalist style of filmmaking is brilliant. The story has all the elements necessary for a great art film. The cinematography is...
  • Barack Obama
    President Obama workout video in Poland is a major security breach
    President Barack Obama was secretly video recorded while he was working out in a Polish hotel gym, according to a New York Post report on Tuesday. The creation of the video is being considered a major security breach in that someone so close to...
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    'We stand united together and forever,' Obama in Poland
    Western resolve in Poland and other former Soviet block nations is a lot stronger there than in the Crimea that has a longer history of instability and more current history of affinity with Russia. That is not to say that communities in nations...
  • Vampire Skeleton
    Archaeologists find a 16th century 'vampire' skeleton
    According to MSN on May 14, archaeologists have unearthed a skeleton in Poland. The skeleton had the markings of a vampire. It had been found in Kamien Pomorski, and was found while they were digging in a cemetery that was next to the town church...