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The Polar Bear Who Invited Himself for Dinner
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, interesting, funny, animals, environment, arctic, hungry, polar, bear, humans, wildlife, habitat, nature, habitat )

Tom
- 1879 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Wildlife enthusiasts were looking forward to lunch when they discovered a hungry polar bear wanted to try their cauliflower soup. He poked his head through the porthole into the kitchen of the ship that had weighed anchor by the Arctic island of Svalbard.
Play Our Online Trivia Game to Feed Hungry Families
Offbeat  (tags: food, fun, quiz, online, play, off-beat, knowledge, performance )

Borg
- 1562 days ago - help.feedingamerica.org
Feeding America wants to give you a fun and unique opportunity to help men, women and children facing hunger. Play our online trivia game, and for every question you answer correctly, Kraft Foods Foundation will donate $1 worth of fresh food to someone
Lakota Freedom Delegation
Offbeat  (tags: climate, animals, destruction, environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews, Sustainabililty, world, pollution, healthconditions, habitat, activists, americans, ethics, culture, education, environment, goodnews, government, humans, world, society, poli )

Michael
- 993 days ago - finalcall.com
The Lakota have withdrawn from every Treaty it ever signed with the US Govt. They have renounced US Citizenship. They say they will welcome anyone who does the same. We had been told in 72 by a local Rock Band that, ''We are the Indians today.''
FOUR STARS for Documentary Film American Drug War
Offbeat  (tags: drugs, drug war, marijuana, HumanRights, law, off-beat, politics, americans, war on drugs, interesting, activists, films, documentary films )


- 2711 days ago - sacredcow.com
"FOUR STARS (Highest Rating). A mind-altering experience. This is an exceedingly important documentary. It makes a clear case for why the so-called 'war on drugs' has been -- and will continue to be -- such a colossal failure.
Your Food or My Tusks! Elephant Robs Motorists
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humor, animals )

Cal
- 2738 days ago - reuters.com
An elephant in eastern India has sparked complaints from motorists who accuse it of blocking traffic and refusing to allow vehicles to pass unless drivers give it food, a newspaper reported on Monday.
Mothers of Invention Drummer Jimmy Carl Black Dead at 70
Offbeat  (tags: music, rockandroll, jimmycarlblack, mothersofinvention, frankzappa, culture, humans, interesting, off-beat, news )

Kat
- 2201 days ago - rollingstone.com
Jimmy Carl Black, the original drummer for Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention, passed away this past weekend
Small Parrot Back Home After 5 Weeks
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, odd, interesting, pet, quaker, parrot, escapes, rescued, personality, change, friendly, family, dog, cat )

Tom
- 1941 days ago - upi.com
A North Carolina woman whose pet Quaker parrot has returned home after five weeks on the loose said "Charlie" used to bite her four sons and tease the family's dogs and cat, but has been friendly and affectionate toward the family since his return.
PETA's New "Save The Whales" Billboard Takes Aim At Fat Women (NOT Satire)
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, whales, Vegetarians, blubber, obese, women, health, billboard, ad, campaign, lose, weight, diet, food, odd, unusual, off-beat )

Tom
- 1928 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
PETA's new billboard campaign in Florida is raising eyebrows and ire among women and health groups. A drawing on billboards in Jacksonville depicts an obese woman with the phrase, "Save The Whales, Lose The Blubber: Go Vegetarian."
Native Burial Grounds May Contain Viking Ship
Offbeat  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Vikings, Burial Grounds, bizarre, animals, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual )

Kat
- 2171 days ago - aaanativearts.com
A 200-acre wooded site west of Tisch Mills guards its secrets well. Maybe that's what its original inhabitants intended.But for historian Bruce Vandervest and several other investigators...
BUSH SHOWS HIS INTELLIGENCE
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, government, interesting, off-beat, performance )

Mary
- 2333 days ago - uk.youtube.com
georgie boy at his best...
American Indian Issues Belittled By the Media
Offbeat  (tags: racism, jobs, Native Americans, wrong, off-beat )

Lone
- 1747 days ago - bemidjipioneer.com
This is in response to the article pertaining to the GOP forum Tuesday night. It portrayed Nicole Beaulieu as unaware or uneducated of the negative and positive effects of the affirmative action policies of Minnesota. In fact, as native people and people
Does the Shoe Fit? Native Nike Footwear Raises Concerns
Offbeat  (tags: sportswear, footwear, shoes, indians, nativeamericans, culture, interesting, odd, off-beat, news, unusual, design, custom, bizarre, humans )

Kat
- 2210 days ago - indiancountrynews.net
Something about the shoe smells sort of funny to a growing number of Indians who believe the project is culturally insensitive and amounts to racial profiling
A Letter in Support of An Indian Bailout
Offbeat  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Finances, Bailout, culture, society, funny, humans, interesting, humor, off-beat, news, ethics )

Kat
- 2168 days ago - reznetnews.org
Good afternoon, Mr. Chairman. Thank you for the opportunity to testify before the Senate Banking Committee about the future of Indian Country and the need for emergency assistance for this vital population of our society...
Victims Refuse to Press Charges After Pit Bull Attack
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, dogs, animals, interesting, odd, news, off-beat, goodnews, unusual, bizarre, pets, photos, protection )

Lindsey
- 1121 days ago - fox40.com
Here is a sad story with a happy twist. 2 pitbulls attacked a 17 year old boy and his puppy. They are both fine now but the 2 dogs were going to be put down. Unitl the victims refused to press charges. They want the dogs to live. :)
Santa And Three Elves Beaten!
Offbeat  (tags: Santa, Elves, Santa Claus, ethics, bizarre, funny, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, odd, unusual, children )

Kat
- 2185 days ago - thesun.co.uk
SCARED elves at a grotty Christmas grotto have been pulled out after Santa and three of his little helpers were attacked by angry parents.
 

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