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'Disaster Tourism' Industry Spends Big to Pretend Human Misery Is Fun
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humans, weird, vacation, disaster tourism )

- 1009 days ago -
If there was ever something so offbeat "disaster tourism"...the idea of re-creating disasters for vacation offbeat.....except their other story about "Poverty Porn" vacations which we've seen discussed elsewhere on care2.
Naked Mole Rat Named 'Vertebrate of the Year'
Offbeat  (tags: naked mole rat, award, humans, weird, unusual )

- 1025 days ago -
Famed as the world's longest-living rodent, the wrinkly faced naked mole rat has won Science Magazine's Vertebrate of the Year award, confirming that the contest is based on more than just looks.
A Holiday Crime Buffet
Offbeat  (tags: Thanksgiving, crime, people, society, culture, weird )

- 1056 days ago -
Really crazy things people did on Thanksgiving!
Dog "Liberty" Brings Home Human Leg
Offbeat  (tags: dog, human leg, Washington, weird, bizarre )

- 1075 days ago -
The search is on for more human remains on the Nisqually Reservation in Washington State after a dog brought a severed human leg back home to his 93-year-old master on November 6, 2013. Fearing arrest, the man hid it from police for three days.
Alien-Like Creature Actually a Toad With a Big Appetite
Offbeat  (tags: animals, toads, bats, Peru, strange, weird )

- 1125 days ago -
Park ranger in Peru captures rare and comical image showing a cane toad after a bat had flown into its mouth, leaving only the wings and tail visible
Frog Sitting On A Bench Like A Human (FUNNY VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: frog, sitting, human, funny, weird, bizarre, unusual, wildlife, funny, animals, odd, off-beat )

- 1642 days ago -
The video of this bullfrog sitting on a bench like a human has become one of the most shared and viewed videos on YouTube in recent days, perhaps because ... well, because, just look at this thing.
"Breading Cats" Is the Lastest Web Photo Fad
Offbeat  (tags: cats, breading, bread, strange, weird, funny, animals, bizarre, humor, interesting, off-beat, odd, pets, photos, pictures, unusual )

- 1720 days ago -
I think this is kind of bizarre, and not that funny...but it is interesting. Meet breading - the latest Internet fad that's part LOLcats, part baked goods. It's simple: Cat owners poke a hole into a slice of bread and push their pet's head through it.
Top Seven Bizarre Food Additives
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, additive, bizarre, weird, strange )

- 1826 days ago -
Read the ingredients label on any food item and you'll soon see you need a doctorate in chemistry to understand it. Today's food is jam-packed with additives that preserve, flavor, color, and enhance the appearance of food.
Oddest Animal Couples (22 PICS)
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cats, pets, weird, funny )

- 1854 days ago -
In the Animal Kingdom, friendship often cross the lines of genus and species and results in some oddball inter-special relationships like this.
Pet Plastic Surgery Gains Popularity
Offbeat  (tags: plastic surgery, insurance companies, payouts, pets, cosmetic surgery, weird, bizarre )

- 1886 days ago -
Ever consider putting your pet under the knife? From silicone testicles to nose jobs, cosmetic surgery for pets is on the rise in some regions of the world.
New Chinese Trend Involves Dyeing Dogs to Look Like Wild Animals
Offbeat  (tags: weird, dogs, dyed colors, dyed resembling wild animals, chinese trend )

- 1931 days ago -
A recent development in China involves taking ordinary dogs and dyeing their fur to make them resemble wild animals. For example, chow chows have dyed black and white to resemble pandas, while retrievers have been dyed to resemble tiger
The Weirdest Things People Are Willing To Bet On
Offbeat  (tags: weird, offbeat, entertainment, people )

- 1966 days ago -
Would you believe there are infinite ways for you to win money at sporting events? You can bet on everything, from what happens at half-time to the performers' outfits.
Man Tries to Take Pony on Train
Offbeat  (tags: north wales, train lines, tickets, pony, boarding, weird )

- 1985 days ago -
The commuter arrived at the station in North Wales and tried to buy a ticket for himself and the animal for the 7.02pm service from Wrexham to Holyhead
10 Weirdest Ways That People Manage Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stress, Health, Mind, People, stress management, Weird )

- 2019 days ago -
Stress is a normal human reaction to life's pressures and challenges. We spend most of our lives trying to figure out the best ways to avoid stress and keep it under control with exercise, sleep, a balanced diet and deep breathing exercises. ......

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