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The Polar Bear Who Invited Himself for Dinner
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, interesting, funny, animals, environment, arctic, hungry, polar, bear, humans, wildlife, habitat, nature, habitat )

- 2577 days ago -
Wildlife enthusiasts were looking forward to lunch when they discovered a hungry polar bear wanted to try their cauliflower soup. He poked his head through the porthole into the kitchen of the ship that had weighed anchor by the Arctic island of Svalbard.
11 Year Old Exposes Monsanto and Tells Them Where They Can Shove It! Must Watch!!,
Offbeat  (tags: children, environment, food, humans, interesting, news, goodnews, unusual, health )

- 2053 days ago -
Kid has one helluva future ahead of him....if we make it that far with all that seems to be going on these days that is. Enjoy:
PETA's New "Save The Whales" Billboard Takes Aim At Fat Women (NOT Satire)
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, whales, Vegetarians, blubber, obese, women, health, billboard, ad, campaign, lose, weight, diet, food, odd, unusual, off-beat )

- 2627 days ago -
PETA's new billboard campaign in Florida is raising eyebrows and ire among women and health groups. A drawing on billboards in Jacksonville depicts an obese woman with the phrase, "Save The Whales, Lose The Blubber: Go Vegetarian."
Native Burial Grounds May Contain Viking Ship
Offbeat  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Vikings, Burial Grounds, bizarre, animals, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual )

- 2869 days ago -
A 200-acre wooded site west of Tisch Mills guards its secrets well. Maybe that's what its original inhabitants intended.But for historian Bruce Vandervest and several other investigators...
John Lennon's Hollywood Star Mysteriously Missing
Offbeat  (tags: John Lennon, Crime, culture, interesting, Rock and Roll, odd, unusual )

- 2499 days ago -
Whether it's the work of thieves, vandals or cleaning crews, John Lennon's Hollywood Walk of Fame star has mysteriously disappeared. According to reports this weekend, the brass star is missing from the pavement where it has been on display for more ...
Does the Shoe Fit? Native Nike Footwear Raises Concerns
Offbeat  (tags: sportswear, footwear, shoes, indians, nativeamericans, culture, interesting, odd, off-beat, news, unusual, design, custom, bizarre, humans )

- 2909 days ago -
Something about the shoe smells sort of funny to a growing number of Indians who believe the project is culturally insensitive and amounts to racial profiling
Ellen, Can You Hear Me? (Epic Change Puts the FUN Back in FUNdraising.)
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Tanzania, school, Africa, Ellen DeGeneres, education, poverty, unusual, unique, kids, children )

- 3195 days ago -
Hilarious video of dogooder who REALLY wants Ellen DeGeneres to donate $10 to kids in Africa. Bonus points for classic Yentl remake and gratuitous references to pie, widgets and fruitcake. Help by forwarding this link to Ellen and all your friends.
'Unlucky' Rare Black Fox Spotted In Britain; Captured On Camera For First Time
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, fox, rare, superstition, omen, unusual, interesting )

- 2958 days ago -
The black fox is so rare that wildlife experts believe there are only a handful of the breed left in the country. In medieval times, the black fox was considered a bad omen by superstitious villagers. The animal was spotted in a cemetery among the graves.
Victims Refuse to Press Charges After Pit Bull Attack
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, dogs, animals, interesting, odd, news, off-beat, goodnews, unusual, bizarre, pets, photos, protection )

- 1820 days ago -
Here is a sad story with a happy twist. 2 pitbulls attacked a 17 year old boy and his puppy. They are both fine now but the 2 dogs were going to be put down. Unitl the victims refused to press charges. They want the dogs to live. :)
Santa And Three Elves Beaten!
Offbeat  (tags: Santa, Elves, Santa Claus, ethics, bizarre, funny, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, odd, unusual, children )

- 2884 days ago -
SCARED elves at a grotty Christmas grotto have been pulled out after Santa and three of his little helpers were attacked by angry parents.
Pregnant Woman Hit By Car While Running From Bear
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bear, colorado, unusual, humans, pregnant, women, wildlife, habitat, environment )

- 2735 days ago -
Ashley Swendsen had a really bad day. The pregnant woman, 26, was chased by a bear and then struck by a car as she fled across a road. The driver checked on Swendsen and then left the scene before Colorado Springs Police officers arrived.
Man OK After Penis Gets Stuck in Pipe
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, funny, odd, performance, unusual, dummy )

- 2481 days ago -
A man who got his penis stuck in a metal pipe was freed after an industrial metal grinder was used to release him.
Hemp for Victory, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Film, 1942
Green Lifestyle  (tags: agriculture, clothing, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, green, greenlifestyle, greenliving, greenproducts, hemp, interesting, sustainability, unusual )

- 3386 days ago -
The title says it all: hemp has high value - as a fiber crop. While not endorsing the use of cannabis as a drug this film reflects interesting differences in cannabis public policy prior to the 1960s.
Same Sex Penguin Pair Now Looking For Ladies
Offbeat  (tags: penguins, gay, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, photos, unusual, wildlife )

- 1779 days ago -
The two male African penguins formed a close bond since coming to the Toronto Zoo about a year ago, sharing a nest and even displaying signs of mating rituals. Their relationship made headlines and fueled jokes about "Brokeback Iceberg."
Chimp Lovingly Feeds Tiger Cub With Bottle
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat, unusual )

- 1915 days ago -
A baby chimpanzee in Thailand has showed off his parenting skills by feeding tiger cubs out of a bottle.

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