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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 )

- 2243 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.
Akiane Kramarik - An Old Soul Is Here   video
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, children, ethics, goodnews, interesting, unusual, world, women, ethics )

- 366 days ago -
This came to me with the title "A Master Soul is Born", but as I watched and listened, I realized she is far more than that. See first comment. :^)
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 )

- 1719 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 )

- 2292 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 )

- 2535 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 )

- 2165 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 ...
Evicted Willington Animal Sanctuary Founder Spends Weekend Barricaded in Farm House
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Sanctuary, barricade, government, rainbow ark, police, politics, news, media, unusual, women, humor )

- 606 days ago -
Paula Campbell and two supporters were granted permission to return to the farm, from where she ran the Rainbow Ark Animal Sanctuary, to collect personal belongings, but the trio barricaded themselves in with furniture.
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 )

- 2574 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
Five Reasons To Be Kind
Offbeat  (tags: arts, children, culture, ethics, goodnews, humans, protection, unusual )

- 149 days ago -
In a dominant paradigm weighted towards self-interest and self-orientation, we must make a special effort to question our mode of being. Can we afford to be narrowly self-focused? Please note, comment and forward.
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 )

- 2861 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 )

- 2623 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 )

- 1485 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 )

- 2549 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 )

- 2401 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 )

- 2146 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.

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