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This Swedish company is making on-the-job exercise compulsory
# Bjorn Borg
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# Bjorn Borg

This Swedish company is making on-the-job exercise compulsory

Mar 4th 2018, 10:30 AM 27,938 Views 37 Comments

Every Friday, employees retailer Bjorn Borg leave their desks at the company’s Stockholm headquarters to go to the gym.

Divers find 340-year-old brie off the coast of Sweden that 'smells of life'
# Break Out The Crackers
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# Break Out The Crackers

Divers find 340-year-old brie off the coast of Sweden that 'smells of life'

Jul 29th 2016, 6:10 AM 34,911 Views 25 Comments

The cheese was discovered in a watertight pot.

Troops rescue 16-year-old Swedish girl from Islamic State
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# Saved

Troops rescue 16-year-old Swedish girl from Islamic State

Feb 23rd 2016, 5:05 PM 22,141 Views 57 Comments

A statement from the regional government said that the girl had been “misled” by an Isis member in Sweden.

"Obviously something went wrong": pilot makes emergency landing on motorway
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# Sweden

"Obviously something went wrong": pilot makes emergency landing on motorway

Aug 29th 2015, 11:59 PM 13,872 Views 6 Comments

Passing drivers helped the pilot move the craft off the road and onto the hard shoulder.

You need to hear this Swedish city's very strange word for 'yes'
# Ssshuu
# Ssshuu

You need to hear this Swedish city's very strange word for 'yes'

Jan 16th 2015, 2:41 PM 3,985 Views 2 Comments

It makes no sense. You’ll love it.

Irish people are optimistic things are going to be better next year
# Keep Dreaming
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# Keep Dreaming

Irish people are optimistic things are going to be better next year

Dec 31st 2014, 5:51 PM 6,289 Views 18 Comments

Good luck with that.

You've been pronouncing 'Ikea' wrong your whole life*
# I-kee-ya?
# I-kee-ya?

You've been pronouncing 'Ikea' wrong your whole life*

Jul 28th 2014, 11:33 AM 68,874 Views 4 Comments

*Well, ever since you heard about Ikea.

14 deeply unfortunate foreign words for everyday things
# Oh Grow Up
# Oh Grow Up

14 deeply unfortunate foreign words for everyday things

Mar 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 43,780 Views 62 Comments

You’re never too old for a childish chuckle.

This recreation of Greased Lightning by some Swedish Marines is camp and fabulous
# Heading Up The 409
# Heading Up The 409

This recreation of Greased Lightning by some Swedish Marines is camp and fabulous

Jan 26th 2014, 12:00 PM 2,419 Views 0 Comments

They’re not bad to look at, either.

New device claims to translate your dog's thoughts into English
# No More Woof
# No More Woof

New device claims to translate your dog's thoughts into English

Dec 31st 2013, 10:31 AM 1,481 Views 2 Comments

Seriously.

6 little luxuries you don't have to feel guilty about
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6 little luxuries you don't have to feel guilty about

Nov 21st 2013, 11:50 AM 43,097 Views 43 Comments

Life’s little luxuries – that won’t break the bank.

Swedish politician accidentally posts picture of his willy online
# AYE KEA!
# AYE KEA!

Swedish politician accidentally posts picture of his willy online

Jul 26th 2013, 12:46 PM 8,700 Views 11 Comments

He was showing off his new tattoo, but showed off loads more than that.

7 reasons we want to be Swedish
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7 reasons we want to be Swedish

Jul 17th 2013, 4:13 PM 25,712 Views 82 Comments

If we couldn’t be Irish, we’d definitely want to be Swedish.

Male Swedish train drivers don skirts to beat the heat
# Shorts Ban
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# Shorts Ban

Male Swedish train drivers don skirts to beat the heat

Jun 9th 2013, 6:45 PM 19,572 Views 51 Comments

Shorts are banned for train drivers – but skirts are not.

Volvo wants 'no deaths' in its new cars by 2020
# Roads
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# Roads

Volvo wants 'no deaths' in its new cars by 2020

Dec 3rd 2012, 3:49 PM 7,661 Views 34 Comments

Swedish carmarker Volvo is aiming for zero deaths or injuries in its cars as of 2020 due to smart functions in its vehicles.

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H&M profits surge

Aug 16th 2010, 11:01 AM 102 Views 0 Comments

The Swedish giant saw an 11% increase in sales.