Real News 2013

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Can you guess what happened in these crazy-but-true headlines from 2013?

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This Asian nation has censored the word 'censorship' in the country's media.
Which former basketball star asked North Korean dictator, Kim Jong Un, to 'do [him] a solid and cut Kenneth Bae loose'?
From which country were the three men who were removed from a film festival in Saudi Arabia on the grounds of 'being too handsome'?
A zoo in China was caught substituting a dog for one of these animals. The fraud was revealed when the animal started barking.
Nearly 20% of which country tuned into a 12-hour television special about firewood?
Which 74-year-old show tune hit #2 in the UK singles charts after the death of Margaret Thatcher?
An unofficial spokesperson for the Heart Attack Grill died of this.
A faction of the Tea Party in the USA announced they would boycott which television channel because their news was 'too liberal'?
Saudi Arabia announced they were considering ending the use of beheading as a form of capital punishment because of a shortage of these.
Smugglers were caught illegally importing vodka from Kazakhstan to which neighbouring country in an underground pipeline?

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Created Sep 13, 2013ReportNominate
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