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The childhood homes of John Lennon & Paul McCartney have been added to England's heritage list. The 1930s Liverpool homes have been preserved and restored, and will now be protected from alteration and demolition.

In other news, an original print of Marilyn Monroe for Vogue is up for auction and a weird and wonderful Starbucks exists in Japan.

See the headlines after the jump.

Lennon and McCartney's childhood homes listed | BDOnline
Bert Stern: Marilyn Monroe Nude with Swarovski Crystals | Artnet Auctions
This is the World's Weirdest, Most Beautiful Starbucks | Geekosystem

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