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April 16, 2014

Really something to declare

By Pat Kelly. An immigration officer in the UK who wanted to get rid of his wife managed to keep her out of the country for three years by adding her name to the list of terror suspects.

Little Rock of little faith

By Pat Kelly. A coalition of atheists is suing the transit authority in Little Rock, Arkansas, US, for “violating their right to free speech” by charging them over the odds to place atheist adverts.

A funeral with taste

By Pat Kelly. Serious bacon-lovers now have the chance to spend their eternal rest in a ‘bacon casket’, a coffin designed to resemble a giant streaky rasher.

Deeper and down

By Pat Kelly. Titanic and The Abyss director James Cameron recently took his love of the sea to new depths, plunging 11 kilometres underwater in the deepest solo-sub dive ever.