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Old 16 January 2019, 08:22 PM
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Default The 26 weirdest government stories of 2018

Did you hear about the cybersecurity minister who has never touched a computer? What about the statehouse that erected a shrine to Satan? Or the government website that will teach you how to roll a joint?

At Apolitical, we aim to highlight the good work government does — but we also like to find the humour in public service.

Here, we’ve compiled the most outlandish public service stories we read over the last year, broken down by region.
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Old 17 January 2019, 04:13 PM
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Norway and Sweden are feuding over border-crossing reindeer. The Norwegian agriculture minister threatened to kill those that cross over unless new grazing laws are put in place. Norway says current rules give indigenous Swedes too much leeway to herd across borders.

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