Julie Bishop Describes Serious Diplomatic Relationships With Emoji

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Exclusive: World’s first political emoji interview. Australia’s foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, simply loves using emojis to make a point. In a BuzzFeed News exclusive, we sat down with her for the world’s first political emoji interview. View this image › Lukas Coch for BuzzFeed / AAP Images 1. We started off with a simple […]

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Remember when Obama promised ‘I will not put American boots on the ground in Syria’? [video]

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The White House is expected to announce today that special ops forces will be deployed in Syria: Remember this promise? Also see: “If you like your plan you can keep your plan.” Don’t give Josh Earnest any ideas for excuses! The fact checkers might need a new category for that particular Obama whopper: Ten Pinocchios […]

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John Kerry traveling to Kiev to meet with Ukraine parliament members

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http://twitter.com/#!/TaxesYouPay/status/440261178472681472 We may find out soon: http://twitter.com/#!/nbcnightlynews/status/440238864079527936 Will Kerry calm any fears in Ukraine by informing the people there that Vladimir Putin is only acting out of weakness? Here’s a suggestion for an alternate destination: http://twitter.com/#!/RevJJLewis/status/440247767353802752 *** Related: ‘I’m sure Putin just wet himself’: John Kerry takes to Twitter, boldly says nothing ‘Only game Obama […]

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Russian skater’s choice of music at Sochi Olympics generates buzz [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/Max_Fisher/status/432682789885202432 A 15-year-old Russian skater named Yulia Lipnitskaya won a gold medal today in the free skate performance that blew many away. Lipnitskaya’s choice of the theme from the film Schindler’s List as accompanying music still has people buzzing on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/ComedikTiming/status/432691529933926400 http://twitter.com/#!/daweiner/status/432685067841056768 http://twitter.com/#!/DukeOfAwesome/status/432690420514959360 http://twitter.com/#!/jrovner/status/432683865753522176 http://twitter.com/#!/pencilpanda/status/432658431900909568 http://twitter.com/#!/texasinafrica/status/432556323344240642 Here is a Vine video from Lipnitskaya’s performance: […]

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