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Watch these hilarious Swedish guys bake a cake while electroshocking themselves

It goes really poorly but they can't stop laughing.

Sweden and Switzerland launch joint campaign to help Chinese tourists tell them apart

Sweden and Switzerland have launched a joint campaign to help Chinese tourists tell the two countries apart.
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Sweden's flag flies high. Or is it Switzerland's? The two countries have launched a new joint campaign to help Chinese tourists tell the difference between the European nations. (Ragnar Singsaas/Getty Images)
While the mix-up isn't solely a problem for the Chinese, it has become a particular issue for those from the Asian nation because both countries' names are written similarly in Mandarin — Ruidian (Sweden) and Ruishi (Switzerland) — and begin with the same symbol.

Testicle-eating pacu fish back with a vengeance in Scandinavia

"Keep your swimwear on if you're bathing in the Sound these days — maybe there are more out there!" the Danish National History Museum warned those who enjoy bathing au naturel.

Swedish man convicted of spreading HIV to pay $90,000 in damages

The unidentified man, 27, was convicted of damaging another person's health. Prosecutors originally charged him with aggravated assault, but the court found him guilty of the lesser charge.

Sweden: Pirate Bay co-founder sentenced in biggest-ever hacking trial

STOCKHOLM — Even Gottfrid Svartholm’s own defense lawyer says the investigation linking the co-founder of the Pirate Bay file-sharing site to criminal hacking and bank fraud in Sweden was “very robust” and forensically detailed.

Sweden's Princess Madeleine marries New York banker in lavish Stockholm wedding

Princess Madeleine of Sweden married US-British banker Christopher O'Neill on Saturday in a lavish wedding ceremony in Stockholm.

Hedge fund manager weds Swedish royal

New York-based hedge funder Christopher O'Neill is marrying Swedish princess Madeleine tomorrow in a ceremony at the Royal Palace chapel in Stockholm, the Associated Press reports. O'Neill, 38, is a partner and head of research at Noster Capital, a value investing hedge fund. Princess Madeline, the Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, met O'Neill when she moved to New York City's Upper East Side after breaking off her engagement with Swedish attorney Jonas Bergstrom back in 2010.

Sweden: riots continue for 4th day

"It's idiotic – they're ruining things for the people that live here," Lebanon-born Husby resident Marianne Farede told the Swedish news website The Local.

Sweden: ‘Ungoogleable’ removed from new words list due to Google protests

The council defined "ogooglebar" as something "which cannot be found on the Internet with the use of a search engine."

IKEA meatballs found to contain horse meat

The international horse meat saga continued on monday, as it was revealed that meatballs from IKEA — everyone's favorite Swedish purveyor of inexpensive furniture — contained some horse meat.
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