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TorontoâEUR(TM)s Great Raccoon War Has Only Just Begun
Offbeat  (tags: toronto, racoons, John Tory, Mayor, food, animals, bizarre, business, culture, environment, food, funny, government, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, society )

Lone
- 14 days ago - thestar.com
Mayor John Tory thinks a green bin dial is going to stop these mammals from re-devouring our food? He has underestimated the adorable furry enemy.
Non Profit "Rescue Me Now" In Need Of Help   video
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Laura
- 19 days ago - youtube.com
If you can not help, will you pass on to some one that may be able to help ?
Stuck in Seattle - The Aggravating Adventures of a Gigantic Tunnel Drill
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, business, government, humans, interesting, off-beat, society, technology )

Kathy
- 23 days ago - bloomberg.com
About 20 workers wearing hard hats and reflective vests clump together on the edge of a chasm near SeattleâEUR(TM)s waterfront, peering down a hole 120 feet deep and 83 feet wide. The last men have been craned out of the pit in a yellow metal cage.
The Beatles-I Want to Hold Your Hand   video
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, business, culture, funny, interesting, humans, news, off-beat, odd )

MmAWAY
- 24 days ago - youtube.com
OK I Wanna Hold you your hand! Happy Fools day!
How Can We Curb 'Fat Cat' Bosses' Pay?
Offbeat  (tags: Fat Cats, Bosses, Business, research )

Ray
- 26 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The average chief executive trousered £4.5m in 2013 - more than 160 times the pay of the average Briton, and up 5% from 2012.
Counting the Cost of the Germanwings Crash
Offbeat  (tags: Germanwings crash, Counting the cost, Law, Compensation, Legal redress, Business )

Ray
- 28 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The terrible, stark human cost of the Germanwings flight 4U 9525 air disaster is easy to count - 150 people dead.
PLEASE HELP , A CARE 2 MEMBER, TO CARRY ON FEEDING STRAY CATS, CALLOUSLY LEFT BEHIND BY PREVIOUS OWNERS
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, humans, nature, protection, abuse, activists, americans, crime, culture, death, ethics, family, law, media, politics, sadness, safety, society, world, ethics, media, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, anima )

Wendy
- 32 days ago - change.org
Allow your residents at Biltmore Park Apartments to feed stray cats. Your recent ban on feeding strays is cruel, These friendly cats, have depended upon kind residents for food,- for many years.To Allow the cats to starve to death is horribly cruel.
Can the World Get Richer Forever?
Offbeat  (tags: Wealth, Poverty, Business, Politics, Economy )

Ray
- 42 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Since the dawn of the industrial age, the world has steadily been getting wealthier, despite setbacks such as the Great Depression and the more recent global financial crisis.
Leonard Nimoy: 14 Things You DidnâEUR(TM)t Know About His Career
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O O
- 56 days ago - variety.com
Who knew Nimoy once owned a pet shop in Canoga Park? Or that he teamed with Vic Morrow in 1962 to produce an indie film based on Jean GenetâEUR(TM)s edgy play Deathwatch.Here are14intriguing tidbits about NimoyâEUR(TM)s life&work as culled from the pages of Variety
I-Wonder: How Did Oil Come to Run Our World?
Offbeat  (tags: Education, Oil, Environment, Business )

Ray
- 58 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Oil dominates every aspect of our lives. It fuels our cars, it is used in the production of our plastic goods, the electricity for our homes and factories and can even be found in the fertiliser for the soil in which our food grows.
Wearing Fur Is So Last Century. Check Out These Awesome Cruelty-Free Alternatives
Offbeat  (tags: clothing, protection, animals, ethics, society, business )

Sabine
- 61 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
For those who wear fur, it is a symbol of luxury and the upper class, but for others passing a fur wearer on the street is the equivalent of walking by a butcher shop. The only place fur belongs is on its owner, which certainly is not a human.
Walmart to Raise Wages for 500,000 US Workers
Offbeat  (tags: Business, wages, wal-mart, employment )

Ray
- 64 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
US retail giant Walmart - the nation's largest private employer - has announced plans to raise wages for more than 500,000 hourly employees at its US stores.
Will the Falling Oil Price Undermine Green Energy?
Offbeat  (tags: oil, green energy, greenproducts, Sustainabililty, CO2emissions, environment, eco-friendly, health, ecosystems, business )

Ray
- 69 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Common sense would surely tell you that if you slash the cost of one source of energy, then alternatives look less appealin
PLEASE SHARE WITH ALL OF YOUR RESCUE FRIENDS
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, business, crime, police, protection, safety, violence, activists, americans, police, safety, sadness, animalcruelty, dogs, cruelty, death, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, slaughter, endangered )

Kelly
- 84 days ago - facebook.com
SHARE FAR AND WIDE PLEASE. He goes to rescues to get bait dogs. WE NEED TO CATCH HIM.
Where Do the Wealthiest 1% Live?
Offbeat  (tags: world, wealth, business, locations )

Ray
- 89 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
As the business and political elite met at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week, there was much talk of rising inequality, and many references to the "wealthiest 1%"
 

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