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Offbeat

Professionals Confess Industry Secrets
Offbeat  (tags: secrets, professionals, humans, interesting, pictures )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ba-bamail.com
These secrets were collected from professionals in their respective industries.
Eating Your Veggies Just Might Not Be Cruelty Free
Offbeat  (tags: humans, off-beat, vegan, vegetarian, vegetables, interesting, study, unusual, odd )

Kamia
- 2 days ago - takepart.com
New research from the University of Missouri finds that the vegetables in your salad bowl arenâEUR(TM)t exactly happy. They can actually hear themselves being eaten and mount a defense against the attack. So what's a herbivore to do?
Giant Polar Bear Roams Streets of London - Video
Offbeat  (tags: london, technology, polar bearoff-beat, humans, news )

Angela
- 3 days ago - msn.com
Londoners are left bewildered at sight of eight foot polar bear roaming through London streets. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
They Put Prison Inmates In Charge Of Caring For Shelter Dogs, And The Results Are So Inspiring.
Offbeat  (tags: correction facility, prison, dogs, foster care, animals, culture, dogs, goodnews, humans, off-beat, society, unusual )

Lone
- 3 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
VIDEO: An inspiring documentary titled Dogs on the Inside shares the journey of prison inmates and neglected and abused shelter dogs at a Massachusetts correctional facility.
Richard Brower Finds Stolen Dog and 'Best Buddy' Dozer Online
Offbeat  (tags: Alberta, stolen, animals, culture, dogs, goodnews, humans, off-beat, pets, pictures )

Lone
- 3 days ago - cbc.ca
Alberta man reunited with dog after 18 months while looking for new one on rescue society website
The Ridge
Offbeat  (tags: bicycle, culture, environment, humans, interesting, off-beat, society, world )

Lone
- 5 days ago - youtube.com
Video: A bike ride like no other
Legal Marijuana Is The Fastest-Growing Industry In The U.S.: Report
Offbeat  (tags: weed, marijuana, legalize, fastest growing industry, US, americans, culture, humans, off-beat, interesting, unusual )

Angela
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the United States and if the trend toward legalization spreads to all 50 states, marijuana could become larger than the organic food industry, according to a new report obtained by The Huffington Post.
Stop Getting Scammed and Ripped Off!
Offbeat  (tags: business, ethics, interesting, humans, off-beat, protection, scam, ripoff, criminals )

Kamia
- 5 days ago - everydaycheapskate.com
For 20 years I have interviewed thousands of people who have fallen for scams and ripoffs, and interviewed hundreds of criminals, too. I am frequently asked: "What makes people fall for scams? What makes someone a good 'mark'?" Make sure it is not you.
Taking Your Phone to Bed Might Lead to a Fire.
Offbeat  (tags: phone, bed, fire, girl, texas, sleep, americans, business, children, culture, health, humans, safety, society )

Lone
- 6 days ago - ba-bamail.com
VIDEO: This is the story of a little girl from Texas and how her phone nearly burned her is her sleep.
75 Pictures From the 2014 Finalists in Weather.Com's It's Amazing Out There Photo Contest
Offbeat  (tags: photo contest, society, unusual, wildlife, humans, world, environment, culture, humans, interesting, off-beat, pictures )

Kamia
- 6 days ago - weather.com
I'm a collector of amazing photos, and there were truly some really beautiful ones done by the finalists of Weather.com's annual contest. Enjoy seeing the world up close and person.
Survival Skills: 4 Myths About Staying Warm Outside in Winter
Offbeat  (tags: humans, interesting, protection, survival, cold, winter, hypothermia )

Kamia
- 7 days ago - outdoorlife.com
Although some parts of the country have been enjoying balmy weather recently, the winter is hardly over, and if you get stuck outside, these tips will help you know what to do to stay warm and survive.
When It Rains in Seattle, You Might See a Hidden Sidewalk Message - If You're Paying Attention
Offbeat  (tags: art, design, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

Kathy
- 7 days ago - quirksee.org
Next time you're walking on a Seattle sidewalk on a rainy day, look down. You just might see a message reveal itself. At least that's the intention of Peregrine Church, the 21-year-old magician who has created the unusual art. His stenciled messages
Kind Woman Confronts Twitter Racist With Love
Offbeat  (tags: children, child, education, ethics, family, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, internet, women, humans, interesting, society, Body-Mind-Spirit )

James
- 8 days ago - thedailywh.at
Woman gives anonymous racist words of kindness and encouragement.
Jewish Soldier's WWII Letter, Written on Adolf Hitler's Stationery, Sent to Museum
Offbeat  (tags: americans, humans, Hitler, interesting, news, unusual, WWII )

Ben
- 8 days ago - smh.com.au
Danny Jacobson, a 26-year-old US Army sergeant clerk of the 179th Infantry, wrote a letter to his wife in Hitler's Munich apartment on Hitler's personal stationery.
Paddle Boarder Who Wanted To See Orcas Gets An Up-Close Look
Offbeat  (tags: paddleboarder, orcas, laguna beach, animals, environment, humans, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 10 days ago - npr.org
Rich German says he had been dreaming of getting a close look at orcas. That dream came true recently, as a pod of five orcas swam around -- and even under -- German while he stood on his paddle board off of Laguna Beach, Calif.
 

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