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Let's make this topic more general one, to post interesting links (that don't fit in the politics/science/religion/etc. stuff of Discussions).

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Who doesn't like Top 10 lists?

Also, hurray Finland:

]10 Forgotten War Leaders Who Saved Entire Nations

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Here's a term I didn't know:

]Macaronesia

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some of the great

]Lost films

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Do you know who was ]Jeanne Barret/Baré?

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ärket]Märket

The westernmost land point of Finland and arguably the smallest sea island shared by two countries.

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]10 Fantastic Firsts In Film

...including the first cat video. Cool movie history there.

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Even if you're not interested in football (or sports in general), this is worth a look.
FIFA has about 210 members - approximately as many as there are independent countries. Here are the football associations - essentially "national teams" - that aren't among those:

]Confederation of Independent Football Associations

They've played their own World Cup 2014 and 2016. Those were won by County of Nice and Abkhazia.

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