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10 Facts About Saint Patrick's Day
Offbeat  (tags: Saint Patrick, Saint Patricks Day, Irish, Ireland, Boston, Chicago, Savannah, New York City, San Francisco, americans, bizarre, culture, funny, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

- 4 days ago -
St. PatrickâEUR(TM)s Day is the one day of the year where everyone is a tiny bit Irish. In fact, almost 12% of Americans claim Irish ancestry. Fact: I have 25% Irish ancestry. Here are some facts and good reasons to wear green tomorrow.
West Virginia - Earth First Journal: Video Of Tree Sits Blocking Mountain Valley Pipeline
Offbeat  (tags: Video of tree sit, Opposing Mountain Valley Pipeline, West Virginia, Virginia, USA, americans, bizarre, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, photos, unusual, video, world )

- 6 days ago -
Currently, the only thing physically standing in the way of pipeline construction is the treesit on Peters Mountain. People in trees are doing what our doing what our "leaders" refuse to do. Video shows tree site, route of pipeline. etc.
Spirit Of The Earth....An Article About Becoming The Change 3-12-2018
Offbeat  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, Black Elk, Lakota Medicine Man, Native American teachings, prayers, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, society, safety, wildlife, world )

- 7 days ago -
As contemporary life becomes more and more fragmented and unsustainable, many individuals are left perplexed and searching for more complete and sustainable models to understand themselves .
High-Heeled Shoe Sales Fall Flat as Women Shift Priority to Comfort
Offbeat  (tags: High heels, women, comfort, survey, culture, humans, health, interesting, society )

- 9 days ago -
After years of suffering in six-inch stilettos, women are finally speaking the truth: our feet hurt. A survey found that the most popular women's shoe styles in the U.S. do not have a heel, and sales of high heels dropped 12 percent in the past year
Small Graces... An Article About Becoming The Change" 3/10/2018
Offbeat  (tags: Kent Neburn, Book, Small Graces, Body-Mind-Spirit, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

- 9 days ago -
This article is based on an excerpt from Kent Neburn's book "Small Graces" It starts thus: "Night is closing in. It is time for sleep. I have walked a quiet path today. I have done no great good, no great harm. I might have wished for more '
Tarot Cards Used As A Tool For Introspection
Offbeat  (tags: Tarot cards, Tarot Card Readings, State of Mind, Intuition, Astrology, Tea Leaves, bizarre, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, protection, safety, society, unusual, world )

- 14 days ago -
Tarot, like astrology, runestones, reading tea leaves, etc., are tools to help us to consider parts of our consciousness that are otherwise difficult to confront. Can they predict the future-- only by showing the state of our minds.
From Wildlife SOS: A Video On How To Speak Elephant   video
Offbeat  (tags: Elephants, Talking, Speaking, Video, Wildlife SOS, rescue, sanctuary.animals, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, video, wildlife, world )

- 15 days ago -
Enjoy this very short video from the renowned wildlife rescue orgnization. Even in this brief video you can see the caring friendship between these elephants. Please note, comment and forward.
All Of The Earth Is Spoiled Ground   video
Offbeat  (tags: vide, soiled ground, environmetnal protest song, animals, culture, environment, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, safety, society, unusual, wildlife, world )

- 16 days ago -
This is a contemporary environmental protests song. During the next two weeks I will submit enivronmental protests songs....contemporary and way way bak in history. Will we ever learn! Please note, coment and forward.
How One Italian Town Said "Yes" To A Pesticide Free Future
Offbeat  (tags: Italian town, South Tyrol, organic farming, pesticides, culture, environment, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, protection, unusual, world )

- 18 days ago -
The people of Mals âEUR" a tiny village in the South Tyrol province of northern Italy âEUR" had cherished their traditional foodways and kept their local agriculture organic.
There Was And There Is Only One Janis-- Ball And Chain   video
Offbeat  (tags: janis joplin, Big Brother, Monterey Pop Festival, sixties, music, memories, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, usa, video, women, world )

- 20 days ago -
Every performance of Janis Joplin With Big Brother And The Holding Company. This performance was Mama Cass in the audience. Memories. Tomorrow is the Full Moon...a great memory song then too.
Funky Things Happening In Arizona
Offbeat  (tags: Pheonix, Arizona, Sedona Arizona, Viral Videos, Missing Youtubers, americans, animals, culture, funny, health, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, news, photos, safety, society, video, unusual, world )

- 21 days ago -
Check out the Pheonix news....missing Youtubers, Viral Videos. Then look at the video on the Phoenix news story....I knew this was a strange state...with a strange state of mind. Proof At Last. Please note, comment and forward.
The Jefferson Airplane At Woodstock: White Rabbit   video
Offbeat  (tags: woodstock, Jefferson Airplane, 1969, White Rabbit, americans, bizarre, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, performance, police, protection, unusual, video, society, women, world )

- 21 days ago -
I did not make it to Woodstock...I did make it to the 1968 Democratic National Covention, two of the biggest events of the turbulent sixties. Grace Slick was dynamic and had a style all her own. Enjoy.
One Of The Great Civil Rights Songs Of The Early Sixties   video
Offbeat  (tags: Songs of Civil Rights Moverment, Eyes on the prize, we shall overcome, Magic Staples.americans, culture, government, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, usa, video, world )

- 24 days ago -
Songs such as this gave a "community" feeling to everyone involved in the Civil Rights movement. Mavis Staples sings this one "Eyes On The Prize" beautifully. I remember singing this by the hour as well as "We Shall Overcome".
More Than 50 Years Ago, Phil Ochs, Sounded The Warning Of American Militarism   video
Offbeat  (tags: phil ochs, Cops of the World, US Empire, American Militarism, americans, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, humor, off-beat, unusual, usa, video )

- 26 days ago -
And American greed and militarism has only become is had to count American military bases all over the world.....can't we learn, can't we say not in our names effectively?

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