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To the Troll Who Called My Son Ugly
Offbeat  (tags: beautiful child, downs syndrome, protect, love him!, mom, mean people suck, cowards, trolls )

- 40 minutes ago -
But last Saturday, you targeted my son personally and instead of being angry, I'd like to give you some advice: Don't be a d*ck. It will come back to haunt you.
CIA Psychologist Who Developed Torture Program Defends Tactics
Offbeat  (tags: CIA, Guantanamo, Human rights, Terrorism, Violence )

- 1 hour ago -
A psychologist considered integral to crafting the CIA's post-9/11 "enhanced interrogation" tactics slammed an unreleased Senate report on CIA torture as inaccurate while defending his role in working with the spy agency amid a volatile era in US history.
Half Price Books - Community: Environment
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news, environment )

- 6 hours ago -
Sue. L. requested that I post this. Look what they are doing to curtail the use of plastic bags. Wonderful for those of you who shop with these retailers.
WildCare - WildCare -- Was This Fawn Kidnapped?
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, interesting, news )

- 6 hours ago -
Thank you WildCare.
Daily Cute: Pretty Kitten Spins Pink Pinwheel (Cute Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: cute pinwheel kitty video )

- 6 hours ago -
his kitty is captivated by his shiny new pinwheel, and is determined to get things rolling. Watch him experiment with his new gift and finally figure out how to spin it.
How Organic Farming Can Reverse Climate Change | EcoWatch
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news, interesting )

- 9 hours ago -
A little information.
The World's Best Animal Architecture - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pictures, photos, wildlife )

- 9 hours ago -
Tree ants forming chain gangs, love nests built by bowerbirds and a whole graveyard of termite mounds ... here are the most amazing homes animals can build
The Most Inventive Google Doodles - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, Google, internet )

- 9 hours ago -
Google has adapted its logo for everything from Doctor Who's birthday to London's underground's 150th birthday, sometimes even involving animation. Here are some of the finest 'Doodles'
Dalai Lama's Japan Tour Ends With Audiences For Tibetians, Mongolians and Chinese
Offbeat  (tags: Dalai Lama, Japan, tour, Tibetians, Mongolians )

- 12 hours ago -
According to that news, meeting a group of about 50 Mongolians His Holiness praised the friendship and cultural ties Tibetans and Mongolians have long shared.
Could American and Russian Combat Dolphins - Who Have Already Defected From the Ukraine - Clash in the Black Sea Over the Crimea
Offbeat  (tags: Russia, Crimea, dolphins, cruelty, naval )

- 12 hours ago -
Specially-trained US military dolphins are to be deployed to the Black Sea as tensions with Russia increase, it was claimed last night.
Bustard Act: Saudi Prince Accused of Slaying 2,000 Near-Extinct Birds While on Safari in Pakistan
Offbeat  (tags: Saudi prince, hunting, bustard, endangered, Pakistan )

- 13 hours ago -
A Saudi prince has been accused of killing 2,000 birds that are on the verge of extinction while on a safari holiday in Pakistan earlier this year.
Sharing Is Caring: Watch a Horse Feed a Friend
Offbeat  (tags: Video, horses, sharing, caring, best friends )

- 17 hours ago -
How do we know? Because only best friends would share like this!
Katlabodi Tigers Crying for Better Protection
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, tigers, wildlife )

- 19 hours ago -
The Katlabodi tigress in Kalmeshwar range, which was rescued from a 35-feet dry well and released successfully in its original habitat three years ago, is crying for better protection and monitoring.
White Lion Cub Nursed By Dog in Wildlife Park
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, white lions, cubs, dogs )

- 19 hours ago -
The white lion cub was born in Hangzhou in February. As its mother refused to feed the cub, a dog was brought here by staff members as its wet nurse.

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