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Chairman Mao impersonator: Chinese woman's double life – in pictures

Chen Yan is a female impersonator of China's late Chairman Mao. At 5' 1" (1.55m) tall, the 51-year-old housewife has to wear special shoes to increase her height to 5' 11" to match the late communist leader. Chen was discovered by a beautician while impersonating Mao on a local TV show and is …

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What Does A Navy Do?

Welcome to ShipShape, a blog that will attempt to demystify the ships and systems that ride on and under the open ocean. As this blog progresses we'll tackle some of the how's and why's of navies and their roles in the world and spend time tackling assumptions of how the ocean works.<p>Future topics …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

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The Steak Breakdown: Your Ultimate Guide To Cuts Of Beef

The greatest thing to go from farm to table -- at least since that time you had a dream about a date with Daisy Duke -- is steak. But where does porterhouse come from? What's the best way to cook a skirt steak? And, most importantly, what beer should you be drinking while enjoying a tri-tip? To …

The World's Oldest And Deepest Lake Is Really Pretty When It's Frozen (PHOTOS)

There's a lake in Russia you may have heard of that happens to be the world's oldest (25 million years, thank you) and deepest (1,700 meters to be exact).<p>Located in south-east Siberia, Lake Baikal is an ice lover and ecological savant's dream come true. Oh, did we mention that it contains 1/5 of …

Good News From the World Wine Market

You may already have heard about a supposed global shortage of wine, thanks to a report from the investment bank Morgan Stanley that has been making the rounds. In fact, this year's news about wine is good - very good -- and nowhere moreso than in Argentina.<p>The International Vine and Wine …

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Could Russia rescue Ukraine's faltering economy?

Ukraine’s government has insisted its decision to suspend negotiations on the country’s Association Agreement with the European Union was a purely economic one.<p>Prime Minister Mykola Azarov said the u-turn over the EU deal, which has enraged opposition politicians, was partially prompted by the …