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Letter to Obama By Late Author of 'Barefoot Gen' Discovered
Offbeat  (tags: death, war, Hiroshima atomic bombing, Barefoot Gen, letter, Obama )

Naoko
- 396 days ago - mainichi.jp
Nakazawa, who died in 2012 at age 73, wrote "Barefoot Gen" based on his real life experiences living through the aftermath of the A-bomb.
âEUR~OK, IâEUR(TM)M DeadâEUR(TM): Two Georgia Sheriffs Taser Handcuffed Man to Death in Shocking Video
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Violence, Handcuffed man, Death, USA )

Ray
- 401 days ago - rt.com
A new video has surfaced online showing two Georgia sheriffâEUR(TM)s deputies, Samuel Smith and Joshua Sepanski, tasering a handcuffed man to death.
Donkeys Gather To Say Goodbye To A Friend Who Died
Offbeat  (tags: animals, death )

Angie
- 425 days ago - thedodo.com
Such a display of sensitivity might come as a surprise to those who think of donkeys as lowly or simple sorts of creatures, but like all animals, they too have an emotional depth that defies stereotypes to the contrary.
Their Bond Was So Strong, They Passed Away Within Hours of Each Other
Offbeat  (tags: cats, humans, death )

Jeri
- 477 days ago - lovemeow.com
A grandma and her beloved cat Gabby spent over a decade together. Their bond was so strong that they departed this life within hours of each other.
Getting Buried in This Suit of Mushrooms Could Help Save the Planet.
Offbeat  (tags: mushrooms, death, eaten by mushrooms, cremation, burial, environmental toxins, Infinity Burial Suit, Circle of Life )

Barbara
- 482 days ago - upworthy.com
The Infinity Burial Suit helps us confront some uncomfortable truths about mortality. Death might be inevitable, but we shouldn't have to pay extra for it while also poisoning the Earth. Besides, what better legacy is there to leave the Environment?
Man Killed By San Francisco Police Had 20 Gunshot Wounds
Offbeat  (tags: police, death, shooting )

Angie
- 501 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An autopsy released today shows Mario Woods, who died in a deadly confrontation with San Francisco police in December, suffered 20 gunshot wounds. Many of those wounds were to his back, buttocks and back of the head.
Joe Alaskey Died Feb. 3 at Age 63. He Was the Voice of Cartoon Characters Such as Bugs Bunny
Offbeat  (tags: Joe Alaskey, cartoons, voice of Bugs Bunny, death, sadness, performance )

Marcia
- 506 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Also, Daffy Duck, Tweety and Sylvester the cat. There will never be another voice such as his to bring the cartoon characters to life. May you rest in peace Joe.
Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 Astronaut Who Walked on the Moon, Dies at Age 85
Offbeat  (tags: death, Apollo 14, astronaut, sadness, news )

Marcia
- 507 days ago - cnn.com
Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 human beings who walked on the moon, has died. Of the 12 men who have walked on the moon, seven survive: Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, David Scott, John W. Young, Charles Duke, Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt. RIP Edgar
France Drug Test: Man Left Brain-Dead After Clinical Trial Dies
Offbeat  (tags: culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, news, politics, rights, safety, sadness, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, death, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, study )

Wendy
- 526 days ago - msn.com
A shocking case of misinformation, to frighten people off using cannabis as a pain killer,in my opinion -&- why no public retraction? . The drug that was being trialled is not known, despite reports it was a new cannabinoid-based painkiller.- read on ..
Cop Mistakenly Kills Mom of 3 While Trying to Shoot Family's Attacking Dog
Offbeat  (tags: dog, shooting, death, police )

Angie
- 552 days ago - msn.com
An Iowa regulatory board is preparing to take legal action against a police department that has refused to release video footage showing an officer fatally shooting a mother instead of her charging dog as the mother of the 3 year old son stood by.
John Lennon - Gone But Not Forgotten   video
Offbeat  (tags: Imagine, John Lennon, peace, Pablo Stanley, video, 35 year anniversary, death )

Dandelion
- 565 days ago - youtube.com
John's Imagine with Pablo Stanley art work. Hard to believe it's been 35 years and we could use his voice now more than ever.
Patients at a Hamilton Hospital Can Now Easily Spend Time With Their Pets Thanks to a Unique Initiative That Was Prompted By a L
Offbeat  (tags: death, health, healthcare, humans, pets, animals, cats, humans, unusual )

Lone
- 579 days ago - cbc.ca
Program was launched by Donna Jenkins and is named after her nephew who died last year
Do Crows Learn From Their Dead?
Offbeat  (tags: birds, intelligence, death, social experiments )

Dianne
- 633 days ago - nytimes.com
Crows appear to be extraordinarily intelligent and social birds who appear to pay attention to and learn from crows who have died.

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