The excitement of a new football (or soccer, for our North American readers) season can quickly be thrown into turmoil when things don’t proceed quite as expected.
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Giant avocado takes some smashing.
Civil servant skips work for a decade.
US President gets a prank call from comedian John Melendez on Air Force One.
The city in Senegal will use the Akoin cryptocurrency.
Fiendish rodent plays ‘hide and squeak’ in an ATM.
World cup video referees forced to wear full kit, despite nobody being able to see them.
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Pair of melons sell for US$29,300 at auction.
Nominations close in…