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While it seems parodies of that damn "pen pineapple apple pen" song can't stop popping up everywhere, perhaps some parodies shouldn't be attempted.
The Hong Kong Police Force thought it would get in with the PPAP madness with its own "BBSB" — Belt Buckle Seat Belt.
Most parodies have taken the original audio and lip synced over it, miming the same actions for pens, apples and pineapples as the character Piko-Taro does.
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But the Hong Kong police's parody replaces the audio with a tuneless version of the original ditty, as police officers (presumably) tell you to buckle up while miming the action in the car.
I know that trade is one of those subjects which have got people a little het up, even hot and bothered, in the current election campaign. But the simple truth is that the expansion of global trade, that globalisation, has driven the largest reduction in absolute poverty in the history 
How much schadenfreude is too much?
For Australian Olympic diver fresh outta Rio, Grant Nel and his partner, Australian Olympic Committee blogger Amanda Main, too much is never enough when it comes to drive-by pedestrian soakings.
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Severe storms hit South Australia Wednesday, taking out power to the whole state and scaring the crap out of everyone, including the koalas.
ReutersNovo Nordisk to axe 1000 jobs in cost-cutting driveReutersThe logo of Danish multinational pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk is pictured on the facade of a production plant in Chartres, north-central France, April 21, 2016. REUTERS/Guillaume Souvant/Pool. By Annabella PultzNielsen | COPENHAGEN. Novo Nordisk to Cut 1000 Jobs Amid Diabetes Price WarBloombergBusiness Day|Danish Drug Maker Novo Nordisk to Lay 1000.
More than three in four Americans believe that prescription drug prices are unreasonable, a new poll shows. And large majorities — including Democrats and Republicans — favor aggressive government steps to make pharmaceuticals more affordable for consumers, according to the survey by the nonprofit