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• Osama Bin Laden Lookalike, Osama ‘Beer’ Landen, Opens Bar

Osama Bin Laden Lookalike, Osama ‘Beer’ Landen, Opens Bar

A Brazilian bar owner has turned an uncanny resemblance to Osama Bin Laden to his advantage by naming his bar after the infamous terrorist and posing for pictures with its patrons. Bar Do Bin Laden in Sao Paulo is run by Bin Laden look-a-like Ceará Francisco Helder Braga Fernandes, who renamed his bar soon after 9/11, as […]

• Sobering: 2 Buyers Pay $160K Each for Bottles of Whisky

Sobering: 2 Buyers Pay $160K Each for Bottles of Whisky

A stiff drink deserves a stiff price. In the case of one Scotch whisky, that price can now be measured in tens of thousands of dollars. Whyte & Mackay distillers sold two bottles of their 64-year-old Dalmore Trinitas malt whisky for 100,000 pounds, or about $160,000, each today. That’s about $5,600 for a single glass […]