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Extras on Game of Thrones leave a bullring in Seville, Spain in October 2014. More than 85,000 locals applied to be extras on the show. Christina Quicler/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Parallels

Obsessed 'Game Of Thrones,' Fans Seek Plot Parallels In Spanish Politics

"Winter is coming" to Spain this summer. That's a reference to HBO's Game of Thrones, which is partly filmed there, and a popular slogan for a left-wing, grass-roots political party.

I: To All Present in the Hall of Learning: Awakening Mark McGuire
I: To All Present in the Hall of Learning: Wonderland of the Miraculous Mark McGuire
I: To All Present in the Hall of Learning: Astray Mark McGuire

Boston's North End is full of authentic Italian eateries. The Olive Garden is most definitely not one of them. But this weekend, an Olive Garden food truck parked there, handing out free food samples. Craig Lemoult/WGBH hide caption

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Mamma Mia! Olive Garden Food Truck Invades Boston's Italian Neighborhood

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Saunter Podington Bear

Even golfers using a motorized cart can burn about 1,300 calories and walk 2 miles when playing 18 holes. Halfdark/fstop/Corbis hide caption

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Take A Swing At This: Golf Is Exercise, Cart Or No Cart

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Culebro Tropicoso
Comencemos Tropicoso
Firewalker Jungle Fire

Migrants rest next to the Tiburtina train station in Rome on Sunday. Hundreds of migrants, many from Ethiopia, Somalia and Eritrea, arrived in recent months on boats from Libya. They were brought to Italy after being rescued at sea. Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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As Migrants Stream In, Italy And The EU Are At Odds

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We Aim Yppah
Good Like That Yppah

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Fans Obsessed With 'Game Of Thrones' Seek Parallels In Spanish Politics

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Who Knew Yoga Could Be So Stressful!

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It's Not the Same Yppah
Long Live The Borgne Galactic

At the Miami-Dade Day festivities in 2002, then-Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (from left) serves helpings of paella with state Rep. Gary Siplin and state Sen. Kendrick Meek. Phil Coale/AP hide caption

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He Was Born Republican Royalty, But 'Jebcito' Is From Miami

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The Devil Beats His Wife Mike Flanigin
Sunny Wings Chuck Inglish
Pills Chuck Inglish

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MERS Is A Health Crisis With Political And Economic Costs

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